The average wage for an Automotive Technician is AU$24.46 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

AU$34,883 - AU$63,023
AU$35K
AU$50K
AU$63K
MEDIAN: AU$50,195
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AU$19.74 - AU$30.29
AU$20
AU$24
AU$30
MEDIAN: AU$24.46
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$23KAU$46KAU$69K
Salary
AU$34,883 - AU$63,023  
   
Bonus
AU$592 - AU$24,747  
Commission
AU$3,800  
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$40,038 - AU$66,110  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 42
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$17AU$34AU$51
Hourly Rate
AU$19.74 - AU$30.29  
   
Overtime
AU$29.06 - AU$48.48  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Bonus
AU$592 - AU$24,747  
   
Commission
AU$3,800  
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$40,038 - AU$66,110  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 110

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Pay by Experience Level for Automotive Technician

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$51,496

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Key Stats for Automotive Technician

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
41%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
12%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Automotive Technician Salaries

▲1%

Late-Career
▲1%

Experienced
▼0%

National Average
AU$51,000

Entry-Level
▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
41%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 7%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
dental benefits
None: 93%
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