What's an average Uber driver rating? Is 4.60 a good rating?
The Guru Take
Average in most US cities is about 4.80. 4.60 is a bit on the low side.
The grade inflation is severe among Uber drivers. A great majority of riders give 5 stars, and 4-star rating seems to mean that the driver should be fired.
The average driver rating for most cities is 4.80. Therefore, 4.60 is considered a bit on the low side. In fact, 4.60 is a number of significance as it is considered the threshold that seaprates the good from the bad.
Uber has mentioned and cautioned the drivers in the past, "If your rating over the most recent 100 trips is below a 4.6, your profile may be at risk of deactivation.” This is a graph circulated internally within Uber about its drivers: