First Month Guarantee

Take home $6,000 your first month guaranteed. If you make less, we'll pay you the difference*

New NYC partners not driving green cab activated between October 7, 2016 and November 13, 2016, or between December 1, 2016 and December 31, 2016 are currently eligible to participate in a $6,000 first month guarantee. Take home $1,500 a week for your first 4 weeks with Uber. Make less, and we'll pay you the difference if you meet guarantee requirements. Partner first activated November 13, 2016 or after can refer to the updated guarantee terms & conditions here

How does it work?

The payout is calculated weekly ($1,500/week for 4 weeks). The week runs Monday 4AM to the next Monday 4AM, and your participation in the guarantee begins the first Monday after your activation date. The guaranteed $1,500 is net of Uber fee, sales tax, and Black Car Fund. The guaranteed $1,500 is not net of tolls.

Weekly guarantee requirements:

  • Complete 65 trips originating in NYC with 65 unique riders
  • Of the 65 trips, 25 must originate from Manhattan below 110th Street during peak hours
  • Peak hours are: Mon-Fri 7AM-10AM, 5-7PM; Sat-Sun 12AM-3AM, 10AM-5PM
  • NYC is defined as the five boroughs - does not include New Jersey, Connecticut, Westchester, or Long Island


This offer are for new driver-partners only who have not yet completed a first trip in NYC and do so by November 12, 2016. New driver-partners driving green cab are not eligible for this guarantee. To receive $6,000 in guaranteed earnings, for each of your first four weeks with Uber, beginning Monday 4AM after your activation date, complete 65 trips originating in NYC with 65 unique riders, with 25 of those trips originating in Manhattan below 110th St during peak hours. Peak hours are Mon-Fri 7AM-10AM, 5-7PM; Sat-Sun 12AM-3AM, 10AM-5PM. Driver destination trips do not count toward the required trips. Repeat trips with the same riders will not be counted toward your completed trips for the guarantee. Qualification parameters reset at the beginning of each new weekly incentive period. Guaranteed amounts are weekly net fares. Net earnings are net of Uber service fee, Black Car Fund, and sales tax. We reserve the right to withhold or deduct payments that we determine or believe were in error, fraudulent, illegal, or in violation of driver terms or these terms. Guarantee available for a limited time only. Terms subject to change