The average rate for a Diesel Mechanic in Sydney, New South Wales is AU$30.18 per hour. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

AU$38,520 - AU$128,222
AU$39K
AU$71K
AU$130K
MEDIAN: AU$71,216
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AU$18.12 - AU$48.67
AU$18
AU$30
AU$49
MEDIAN: AU$30.18
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Salary
AU$38,520 - AU$128,222  
   
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AU$40,825 - AU$102,015  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 11
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Hourly Rate
AU$18.12 - AU$48.67  
   
Overtime
AU$51.50  
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Total Pay (?
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AU$40,825 - AU$102,015  
   
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 20
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Pay by Experience Level for Diesel Mechanic

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

Key Stats for Diesel Mechanic

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
16%
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Experience Affects Diesel Mechanic Salaries

Experienced
▲17%

Late-Career
▲4%

Mid-Career
▲2%

National Average
AU$69,000

Entry-Level
▼21%

Skills That Affect Diesel Mechanic Salaries

National Average
AU$69,000

Industrial Hydraulics
▼2%


Automotive Engine Repair
▼21%

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 14%
dental benefits
Dental: 14%
vision benefits
Vision: 14%
dental benefits
None: 86%
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