Become a rideshare driver in East Peoria, IL
Your city needs drivers like you to keep everyone moving forward. Thousands of riders request rides with Uber every day. You can use your vehicle to get paid to drive in East Peoria while getting riders where they need to go.
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East Peoria, IL
Part-time, flexible hours
An alternative to traditional driving jobs in East Peoria.
If you’re looking for driver jobs in East Peoria, give Uber a try instead. Get paid to drive or deliver when you want, on the platform with the largest network of active riders.
Driving with Uber in East Peoria offers a flexible earning opportunity. It’s a great alternative to full-time driver jobs, part-time driver jobs, or other part-time gigs, temp jobs, or seasonal employment. Or maybe you’re already a rideshare driver and want to supplement your income by becoming a driver using the Uber platform. Drivers using Uber come from all backgrounds and industries, setting their own schedule to make life work for them.
Uber offers part-time driver job alternatives in all major cities in the US, including Atlanta, Chicago, Houston, Los Angeles, New York City, San Francisco, and Seattle—plus hundreds of other cities of all sizes across the country.
To be a driver in East Peoria, you must meet certain requirements: meet the minimum age to drive in your city, have at least one year of driving experience, and clear a background check. The documents you’ll need to submit are a valid driver's license; proof of residency in your city, state, or province; and insurance if you plan to drive your own car. To sign up, the process includes submitting documents and photo; providing information for a background check; and finding out if your car is eligible (or getting a vehicle that is). For more information, you can go to uber.com/drive/requirements.
Uber’s mission is to reimagine the way the world moves for the better. We started in 2010 to solve a simple problem: How do you get access to a ride at the touch of a button? More than 15 billion trips later, we’re building products to get people closer to where they want to be. By changing how people, food, and things move through cities, Uber is a platform that opens up the world to new possibilities.
Drivers using Uber are independent contractors who work on their own schedule with flexible hours. Uber is available in more than 10,000 cities worldwide. Signing up is easy for most people. We welcome drivers from other parts of the driving industry, such as bus, truck, taxi, limo, catering, and commercial drivers. We also welcome rideshare drivers and drivers who have been active on other driving apps and services. Driving with Uber is a good way to earn additional money. And you might also be eligible to deliver with Uber Eats. It’s easy to get started.
Frequently asked questions
- How does driving with Uber in East Peoria compare with other driver jobs?
Different driving jobs in East Peoria offer different opportunities. Some driving jobs have set hours and strict schedules. With Uber, you can decide whether you want to drive frequently or just a short time on the weekend. Previous rideshare experience is not required.
- Do I control my driving schedule when I use Uber in East Peoria?
Being a rideshare driver in East Peoria using Uber means you can drive as often as you want, whenever it’s most convenient for you.
- How do tips work with my earnings?
Tipping is part of how you get paid to drive on Uber. Any tips you make from your customers in East Peoria belong to you and are automatically added to your total earnings. There are zero service fees applied to your tips.
- Am I able to track my earnings as I drive with Uber in East Peoria?
Whether you’re driving or delivering, Uber’s Driver app offers helpful tools to find out how much you’re getting paid. At the top of your screen, you’ll see a monetary amount that shows your earnings. Look for resources in the app if you want more information about your totals and details.
- Am I allowed to drive and deliver using Uber?
Yes. You can be a rideshare driver and/or delivery person using Uber in your free time with your own vehicle, as long as that vehicle meets the requirements for the type of driving you’re doing. Get more information at uber.com/drive/requirements.
- What are some popular routes in East Peoria that riders request?
Riders using Uber near you frequently request rides to Par-A-Dice Casino, Kroger, and Walmart. Hotels are also popular pickup and dropoff locations; some near you include Embassy Suites by Hilton East Peoria Riverfront Hotel & Conference Center. And, of course, O'Hare International Airport.
- Is there a list of vehicles I’m eligible to use as a rideshare driver with Uber in East Peoria?
All vehicles must comply with the requirements on Uber’s vehicle requirements page for East Peoria and for the ride options listed there. You can access that page at uber.com/drive/requirements.
- Can I drive with Uber in East Peoria and also drive a taxi?
Yes, if you drive a taxi (or have another type of driver job), you’re also able to become a driver using Uber in your available time with a vehicle that’s your own.
- Is Uber available at O'Hare International Airport?
To make sure you have information that is most current about O'Hare International Airport pickups and dropoffs, visit the airports page at Uber.com.
- Does Uber have a daily driver time limit?
East Peoria or local regulations might enforce a daily time limit for drivers on rideshare platforms. Uber’s Driver app will alert you when you’re reaching that limit and when you can go back online to keep earning. For more details about driver requirements, you can go to uber.com/drive/requirements/regulatory.
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