Uber pay its drivers on a weekly basis via direct deposits to their bank accounts. The payment time is as from Monday 4 am to the next Monday 4 am. The payment from Uber usually reflects on their accounts by Thursday evening.
When Uber pays drivers it sends them detailed payment statements on Tuesdays and latest by Wednesdays. The payments include fares, bonuses and promotions. The direct deposit payment clears by Thursday but under some occasions it can go up to Friday. Uber ensures that the drivers are paid at the agreed time to increase the confidence of the drivers to their service.