A Diesel Mechanic earns an average wage of NZ$27.47 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$35,355 - NZ$101,367
NZ$35K
NZ$59K
NZ$100K
MEDIAN: NZ$58,555
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50%
90%
NZ$19.30 - NZ$33.64
NZ$19
NZ$28
NZ$34
MEDIAN: NZ$27.81
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50%
90%
NZ$0NZ$101K
Salary NZ$35,355 - NZ$101,367
Bonus NZ$4,737
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$40,907 - NZ$76,937
  • Country: New Zealand
  • Currency: NZD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 17
Hourly Data NZ$0NZ$49
Hourly Rate NZ$19.30 - NZ$33.64
Overtime NZ$5.05 - NZ$49.13
Annual Data NZ$0NZ$76K
Bonus NZ$4,737
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$40,907 - NZ$76,937
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: NZD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 97

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Pay by Experience Level for Diesel Mechanic

Pay by Experience for a Diesel Mechanic has a positive trend. An entry-level Diesel Mechanic with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of NZ$49,000 based on 27 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Diesel Mechanic with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of NZ$58,000 based on 32 salaries. An experienced Diesel Mechanic which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of NZ$62,000 based on 34 salaries. A Diesel Mechanic with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of NZ$58,000 based on 16 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: NZ$58,924

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Key Stats for Diesel Mechanic

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
19%
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Experience Affects Diesel Mechanic Salaries

Experienced
▲6%

National Average
NZ$59,000

Mid-Career
▼1%

Late-Career
▼1%

Entry-Level
▼18%

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 13%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 87%
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