Your odds of getting in are pretty good. Keep a clean driving record and the odds get even better for you. According to the Bureau of Labor, employment for taxi drivers is expected to grow faster than the average for all occupations. The next ten years should see a projected growth of 16%. And if you spend all day, every day sitting behind that wheel, your belly should see a projected growth of 16% as well. You may have to move your seat back a little.