Driver Announcements

How much can drivers make with Uber?

The money you make with Uber depends on when, where, and how often you drive. Find out how your fares are calculated and learn about promotions, which can help increase your earnings.

How earnings are calculated

Promotions and how they work

In-app promotions based on where we expect the most ride requests in your area help you plan ahead and set goals to maximize earnings. Not all promotions are available to all drivers. See terms below.*

Reach a set number of trips
Earn extra money if you complete a set number of trips in a certain amount of time when the offer is available.

Example: earn $30 extra for completing 20 trips this week.

Drive during busy times
Get paid extra for trips in certain areas at busy times.

Example: earn an extra $6 for completing 3 trips in a row with the first trip starting downtown between 4pm and 6pm.

Ways to earn smarter

Get ahead with the app
The app has powerful features to help you make the most of your time on the road. From tracking trends to informing you of earning opportunities nearby, the app is your partner on the road.

How the app works ›

Plan around meals and commutes
Increase your chances of getting more trips by toggling between Uber and Uber Eats during rush hour and mealtimes.

Get tipped for great service
After every trip, riders can easily tip you directly in the app. You always keep 100% of your tips.

Learn more about tipping ›

Take a quick tour of the Driver app

Interested in learning more? You have a go-to resource filled with tips and informative videos to support you while driving with Uber.

Watch Uber Driver App Basics ›
Watch Uber Eats Basics ›

Top questions from drivers

Certain requirements and features vary by country, region, and city.

*Uber will inform you when you are eligible for a promotion. Restrictions to promotions apply. Any restrictions and terms will be shared with you in the specific promotion or tool. Uber reserves the right to change or cancel any promotion, including but not limited to the requirements necessary to get such a promotion.