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LA City Council Proposes $30/Hr. Minimum For Uber And Lyft Drivers

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LA City Council Proposes $30/Hr. Minimum For Uber And Lyft Drivers

LOS ANGELES (LAist) — The city of Los Angeles would require Uber and Lyft to pay their drivers at least $30 an hour under a proposal taken up by the City Council on Tuesday.

Not all of that would go into the drivers’ pockets. Under the proposal, drivers would earn $15 in minimum hourly pay, plus another $15 to cover expenses such as gas, car insurance and maintenance.

More than 100 drivers packed council chambers to support the proposal, which is in the initial stages of discussion.

Drivers said pay cuts from rideshare companies have left them struggling to afford L.A. rents on top of rising gas prices and necessary vehicle repairs.The motion […]

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