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What percentage of the fare do Uber or Lyft drivers keep?

Uber and Lyft allow drivers to keep different percentages of each fare.

Uber

Uber driver-partners keep 75% of every fare with the company taking 25% to maintain the app and administrative costs. Driver-partners also keep 100% of any tips given by riders.

Lyft

A Lyft driver can expect to keep 75% to 80% of each fare along with 100% of tips. This variation in payments depends on regional fares along with variations in the company's platform fee.

Tags: Driver Earnings, Fees • Fares • Taxes, Tipping & Payment Options


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