Taxi Driver

Drives a taxi to transport passengers to destinations on a fee-for-service basis, usually on a short-term, metered fare hiring arrangement. Registration or licensing is required.
Training time - No data available -
Average pay $26,081
Employment prospects Strong
Employment size 12,400

What does a Taxi Driver do?

  • using mobile computer systems and radio networks to log into waiting passenger information
  • picking up passengers at designated locations or when hailed
  • checking passenger destinations and determining most appropriate route
  • transporting passengers to desired destinations
  • assisting passengers with luggage
  • collecting fares and processing fare payments

Related courses

Government-subsidised training is marked with this symbol
Certificate II in Driving Operations