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