Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic Salary

An Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic earns an average wage of NZ$21.52 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.

NZ$15.81 - NZ$26.86
(Median)
NZ$16
NZ$22
NZ$27
MEDIAN: NZ$21.00
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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NZ$0NZ$13NZ$26NZ$39
Hourly Rate
NZ$15.81 - NZ$26.86  
   
Overtime
NZ$27.39 - NZ$36.02  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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NZ$0NZ$26KNZ$52KNZ$78K
Bonus
NZ$0.00 - NZ$2,000  
   
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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NZ$32,060 - NZ$56,457  
Country: United States | Currency: NZD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 43

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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.

Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic Reviews

What is it like working as an Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic?

Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic in Hastings:
"Requires Excellent Attention To Detail And A Wide Knowledge."
Pros: The industry is ever changing and there is a wide variety of tasks to perform.
Cons: It is physically demanding, leaning over bonnets, working at awkward angles and reaching up for long periods can be uncomfortable and tiring. The pay rate is not so good.

Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic in Upper Hutt:
Pros: I enjoy learning new skills to diagnose and repair all types of passenger cars, including use of all types of automotive diagnostic equipment from historical to the newest available. My personal satisfaction of knowing that another correctly diagnosed and repaired vehicle is put back into happy customers hands.
Cons: Our new company director. Can't do much about that so just do my job the best I can. Its the staff and customers that keep me at this job, have to have some loyalty.

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Experience Affects Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 14%

Late-Career
up arrow 4%

National Average
NZ$45,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 5%

Entry-Level
up arrow 19%

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: dental benefits Dental:
vision benefits Vision: employee benefits None: 100%
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