Become a rideshare driver in Oakland Park, FL
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 Oakland Park while getting riders where they need to go.
Uber also connects you to these ways to earn:
Invite friends and family to join the Uber community. Use your promo code when referring others, and you’ll earn a reward after they complete a certain number of trips.
Oakland Park, FL
Part-time, flexible hours
An alternative to traditional driving jobs in Oakland Park.
If you’re looking for driver jobs in Oakland Park, 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 Oakland Park 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 Oakland Park, 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 compare with full-time or part-time driver jobs in Oakland Park?
Different driving jobs in Oakland Park 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.
- How much do I have to drive if I sign up to earn with Uber in Oakland Park?
Your schedule is up to you. With Uber, you can get paid to drive when you want. You have the flexibility to be a rideshare driver in Oakland Park whenever you choose.
- How much of my tips do I get to keep?
Riders can tip you directly through the app for the service you provide, and you can see total tips in your weekly summary. As a rideshare driver in Oakland Park, the tips you make from driving are on top of earnings and 100% yours—no service fees are applied.
- After I’ve taken a trip, how can I find out how much I’ll get paid?
Getting paid to drive is a big part of the reason you looked for an alternative to a full-time or part-time driving job in Oakland Park and decided to use Uber. So we make it as easy as possible to track your earnings from riders. A monetary amount at the top of your screen will show your earnings. Look for resources in the app to give you more information about seeing your real-time totals and details.
- As a rideshare driver with Uber in Oakland Park, can I also make deliveries with Uber Eats?
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.
- In Oakland Park, what are some of the common places where drivers pick up and drop off riders?
Riders using Uber near you frequently request rides to Scandals Saloon, Cypress Creek Tri-Rail Station, and Xtreme Action Park. Hotels are also popular pickup and dropoff locations; some near you include The Westin Fort Lauderdale. And, of course, Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport.
- If I become a driver on Uber in Oakland Park, what kind of car can I use?
Each city has its own rules about what vehicles and model years can be used to become a driver with Uber. At uber.com/eligible-vehicles, you’ll see what the eligible vehicles are in Oakland Park. You can find basic vehicle requirements for your area at uber.com/drive/requirements.
- What am I required to do if I want to be a rideshare driver in Oakland Park using Uber?
Among the requirements to become a driver using Uber, you need to be at least the minimum age to drive in your city, have an eligible form of transportation, submit documents such as a valid driver’s license, pass a background screening, and have at least a year of driving experience with a license. See uber.com/drive/requirements for more information.
- Are riders allowed to request rides with Uber to and from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport?
To make sure you have information that is most current about Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport pickups and dropoffs, visit the airports page at Uber.com.
- How does a rideshare driver with Uber in Oakland Park receive payment for earnings?
As a driver using Uber, you’ll get an earnings statement every week. But in the US, you can cash out before then by using Instant Pay—up to 5 times every day. Any remaining earnings, including whatever you earn from referral rewards and promotions, will be transferred to your bank account by the end of the week. You can learn more about Instant Pay at uber.com/drive/driver-app/instant-pay.
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