An Earnings Guarantee is not a bonus. It’s a guarantee that you’ll earn a certain amount.
We guarantee that if you give 10 rides in a week, you’ll earn $200.
You gave 10 rides and only earned $150.
We’ll bonus you an extra $50 so that your total earnings equal $200.
If your earnings exceed the guaranteed amount, then you won’t be eligible for a bonus.
If you're eligible for an Earnings Guarantee, we'll email you the amount and ride requirements.
Earnings Guarantee calculations
Eligible earnings include:
Eligible earnings don't include:
Airport fees or other third-party charges.
Any Lyft fees, like the Service Fees or Platform Fees.
Bonuses, such as Ride Challenges or Streak Bonuses.
If you meet all of the requirements, you'll see the bonus added to your earnings within 24 hours of the promotion ending.
Depending on your bank, deposits may take 2-3 business days to appear in your account. You can see details in the Earnings tab.
You can view your bonus amount (the difference between your earnings and the guarantee) in your driving history.
Earnings Guarantee promotions for new drivers
Applicants can apply an Earnings Guarantee promo code when signing up to drive.
To qualify, applicants must:
Only one promotional code can be used when applying to drive with Lyft.
Participating in bonuses and incentives is always your choice. You aren't required to accept any specific request for services to maintain access to the Lyft app or Lyft platform.
The following terms apply to guarantees and are subject to change:
Earnings Guarantees are based on ride earnings after Lyft's fees are calculated.
Market-specific caps may apply.
Participation in this promo is subject to Lyft's Terms of Service.
Lyft reserves the right to deny the bonus in the event of suspected fraud or abuse.
This promotion runs for a limited time and may be suspended or ended at Lyft's discretion.
The guarantee amount varies by market and time of application and may be changed at Lyft's discretion.