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Apprentice, Diesel Mechanic Salary

The average pay for an Apprentice, Diesel Mechanic is $14.51 per hour.

$16,543 - $59,180
(Median)
$17K
$36K
$59K
MEDIAN: $35,561
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$10.05 - $19.25
(Median)
$10
$15
$19
MEDIAN: $14.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$16,543 - $59,180  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $596  
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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$21,393 - $43,029  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 11
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$10.05 - $19.25  
   
Overtime
$14.95 - $29.36  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$0.00 - $596  
   
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).
)
$21,393 - $43,029  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 73

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Job Description for Apprentice, Diesel Mechanic

A common method of shipping goods is via trucks, and the companies that operate fleets of large trucks need mechanics to keep them on the road. An apprentice diesel mechanic holds an entry-level position on the teams that repair and maintain tractor trailers and shipping trucks. The apprentice typically works under the supervision of service managers and master mechanics in performing his or her duties.

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Apprentice, Diesel Mechanic Tasks

  • Diagnose and troubleshoot mechanical problems, recording data.
  • Prepare workspaces and arrange equipment for use.
  • Assist with inspection, repair, and maintenance of diesel engines and associated machinery.
  • Complete scheduled maintenance like cleaning, fueling, oil changes, and part replacement.

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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
69%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
5%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 61% dental benefits Dental: 39%
vision benefits Vision: 28% employee benefits None: 39%