Average Hourly Rate for Meineke Car Care Centers Employees

Employees of Meineke Car Care Centers bring in an average of $17.00 per hour, and when they are working overtime, they earn $26.49. At Meineke Car Care Centers, the biggest piece of the paycheck puzzle is how long you've been working — it impacts salary more than anything else — though what you do at the company factors into the equation as well. The data for this overview comes from answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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How This Employer Pays

Meineke Car Care Centers typically pays:
above market
Similar employers pay:
below market
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Employer: Meineke Car Care Centers
Hourly Rate Range by Job
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[-]Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic (6)
$9.38 - $26.38  
[-]Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic (6)
Hourly Rate$9.38 - $26.38  
[+]Automotive Technician (4)
$8.93 - $25.06  
[+]Automotive Technician (4)
Hourly Rate$8.93 - $25.06  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 9 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 22
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Years of Experience

Those who have five to nine years of work experience see an average pay of $22.00. Overall, the greater share of Meineke Car Care Centers folks have 20 years or more of experience and earn approximately $15.48 per hour.


Across Meineke Car Care Centers' U.S. offices, employees in the state of Massachusetts earn the most, taking home $21.00 per hour.


Typically, Automotive Technicians are the best paid with salaries hovering at around $17.00; Auto Mechanics also rank near the top of the list, pulling in about $16.50.

Certifications and Degrees

Automotive Service Exellence Repair Engineers earn $21.00, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. Earning an Automotive Brakes Service Exellence Certificate Holder certification garners significant financial rewards of approximately $17.00 per hour.


The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be System Repair; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of $16.50. Troubleshooting is a popular skill in the Meineke Car Care Centers workforce; about two-fifths of those surveyed report putting it to use in their jobs. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with Automotive Engine Repair, Welding, and Maintenance.


Employees skew strongly male, with a male-to-female ratio of more than 3 to 1.

Benefits and Perks

Around one in four workers receive health insurance, and roughly one in five workers get dental coverage.

Key Stats for Meineke Car Care Centers

1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

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