The average pay for an Entry-Level Automobile Detailer is $10.19 per hour. The highest paying skills associated with this job are attention to detail and Washing.

$16,238 - $50,706
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$30K
$51K
MEDIAN: $30,102
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$8.21 - $13.92
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MEDIAN: $10
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$16,238 - $50,706  
   
Bonus
$30.64 - $8,808  
Profit Sharing
$600  
Commission
$3,696  
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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$17,527 - $33,115  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 65
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$7$14$21
Hourly Rate
$8.21 - $13.92  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.11 - $5.06  
Overtime
$11.88 - $19.46  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$14K$28K$42K
Bonus
$30.64 - $8,808  
   
Commission
$3,696  
Profit Sharing
$600  
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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$17,527 - $33,115  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 685

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Automobile Detailer Advice

What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Automobile Detailer in Medford:
"Stay focused."
The one thing that helps me more than anything else when I'm working is staying focused. For me that involves putting in my headphones and zoning out, getting the job done in a good time.

Automobile Detailer in Toledo:
"Pay Attention."
The most important thing you can do is have a great eye for the smallest detail. It may seem as though no sees or appreciates what you are doing but hard work never goes unnoticed. Stress in a busy atmosphere is to be expected and there will be stress but don't let it overwhelm you things will become easier as you continue to get better at what you are doing.

Key Stats for Automobile Detailer

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 100 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
75%
5-9 years
15%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Automobile Detailer Salaries

attention to detail
up arrow 34%

Washing
up arrow 19%

detailing
up arrow 7%

buffing
up arrow 6%

Customer Service
up arrow 5%

Detail
up arrow 3%

Cleaning
0%

Waxing
0%

National Average
$23,000

detailer
up arrow 9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 100 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 38%
dental benefits
Dental: 27%
vision benefits
Vision: 20%
dental benefits
None: 59%
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