Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic Salary

An Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic earns an average wage of AU$21.55 per hour. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. The highest paying skills associated with this job are diagnosis and Electronic Troubleshooting.

AU$28,678 - AU$62,378
(Median)
AU$29K
AU$49K
AU$62K
MEDIAN: AU$49,218
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AU$17.38 - AU$28.42
(Median)
AU$17
AU$22
AU$28
MEDIAN: AU$21.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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AU$0AU$21KAU$42KAU$63K
Salary
AU$28,678 - AU$62,378  
   
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$4,912  
Commission
AU$2,500  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$34,928 - AU$62,069  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 19 Sep 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 449
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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AU$0AU$14AU$28AU$42
Hourly Rate
AU$17.38 - AU$28.42  
   
Hourly Tips
AU$0.00  
Overtime
AU$22.13 - AU$41.55  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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AU$0AU$28KAU$56KAU$84K
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$4,912  
   
Commission
AU$2,500  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
AU$34,928 - AU$62,069  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 19 Sep 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,038
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Pay by Experience Level for Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$46,719

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Experience Affects Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic Salaries



National Average
AU$47,000



Skills That Affect Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic Salaries

diagnosis
up arrow 30%

Electronic Troubleshooting
up arrow 12%

Automotive Engine Repair
up arrow 3%

Technical Services
up arrow 1%

National Average
AU$47,000

Mechanic
up arrow 4%

Customer Service
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 147 votes.

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 6%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
medical benefits
Vision: 1%
dental benefits
None: 94%
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