How Much Do Uber Drivers Really Make?

The question of how much Uber drivers make per hour is always a sensitive topic for discussion. There are many factors to consider, including - Uber pays different rates in different markets, commission structure, and weekly promotions, driver costs like gas and depreciation, etc. This week the Economic Policy Institute (EPI), a pro-labor think tank, released a report revealing that Uber drivers earn $11.77 an hour after Uber’s commission and expenses, which puts Uber drivers solidly in the lowest fifth of American earners. 


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