Bus Drivers, School


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Bus Drivers, School

Bus Drivers, School - Employment & Outlook

The table below provides information about the number of workers in this occupation in various regions. It also provides information about the expected growth rate and future job openings.

Employment

Major employers:

  • Schools
  • School bus companies

Outlook

Demand for this occupation will remain steady as the population of school age children is predicted to increase. Thus, more school bus drivers will be needed to transport them to and from school. Growth in this occupation may be slowed by budget limitations.

Job openings will occur as people retire or leave the occupation for other reasons.

School Bus Drivers (CIS 100442)

Location Employment & Growth >>>> Annual openings



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Illinois
23,524
Very large
&
0.3%
2.4%
>>>>
2,978
Very High
  Champaign Area
371
Very large
&
-6.7%
-0.9%
>>>>
43
Very High
  Charleston-Effingham-Centralia Area
399
Very large
&
-2.3%
1.2%
>>>>
49
Very High
  Cook County
10,771
Very large
&
-2.6%
0.6%
>>>>
1,314
Very High
  Decatur Area
185
Large
&
3.2%
5.5%
>>>>
25
Very High
  DeKalb-Elgin-Aurora Area
1,017
Very large
&
-0.6%
2.5%
>>>>
127
Very High
  Du Page County
1,934
Very large
&
-7.9%
3.3%
>>>>
219
Very High
  Edwardsville Area
789
Very large
&
3.3%
5.5%
>>>>
104
Very High
  Jacksonville-Carlinville-Litchfield Area
164
Very large
&
-17.7%
-2.1%
>>>>
16
High
  Kankakee-Morris-Pontiac Area
390
Very large
&
6.4%
5.8%
>>>>
53
Very High
  Lake County
1,463
Very large
&
3.6%
1.9%
>>>>
193
Very High
  McHenry County
296
Very large
&
-3.4%
2.9%
>>>>
36
High
  Mt Vernon-Marion-Carbondale Area
462
Very large
&
-9.5%
1.0%
>>>>
51
Very High
  Northwest Illinois Area
493
Very large
&
-1.8%
2.6%
>>>>
61
Very High
  Peoria-Bloomington Area
781
Very large
&
-8.2%
-1.9%
>>>>
88
Very High
  Quincy-Macomb-Galesburg Area
227
Large
&
-5.3%
-1.1%
>>>>
27
High
  Rock Island-Moline Area
283
Large
&
-11.7%
-1.8%
>>>>
31
Very High
  Rockford Area
396
Large
&
-3.5%
0.9%
>>>>
48
High
  Shawnee National Forest Area
321
Very large
&
5.0%
-2.3%
>>>>
44
Very High
  Springfield Area
625
Very large
&
-10.7%
0.0%
>>>>
68
Very High
  St Louis-Belleville Area
857
Very large
&
-0.1%
-1.7%
>>>>
108
Very High
  Vermilion County
90
Large
&
-21.1%
-3.0%
>>>>
8
High
  Will County
1,296
Very large
&
-3.8%
4.1%
>>>>
156
Very High
United States
853,300
Very large
&
11.1%
3.7%
>>>>
104,000
Very High
Source: Illinois Career Information System (CIS) brought to you by Illinois Department of Employment Security.