Entry-Level Automotive Service Technician Salary

An Entry-Level Automotive Service Technician earns an average wage of $11.93 per hour. A skill in Electronic Troubleshooting is associated with high pay for this job.

$17,379 - $59,322
$17K
$37K
$59K
MEDIAN: $37,493
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50%
90%

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$9.22 - $17.64
$9
$12
$18
MEDIAN: $12.03
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$0$59K
Salary $17,379 - $59,322
Bonus $1,200
Commission $5,200
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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$19,947 - $42,157
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 34
Hourly Data $0$24
Hourly Rate $9.22 - $17.64
Overtime $13.38 - $24.92
Annual Data $0$42K
Bonus $1,200
Commission $5,200
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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$19,947 - $42,157
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 198

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Automotive Service Technician Advice

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

Automotive Service Technician in Springfield:
"Think twice."
You are not going to want to be doing this in ten years.

Automotive Service Technician in Birmingham:
"Low pay."
Make sure you get into this field knowing raises are hardly given.

Automotive Service Technician in Orlando:
"The Money Is Never Enough."
Hopefully you love working on cars and can be content. Hours can be long, projects can be difficult, get used to people. Focus and take your time to do the job properly. Having to go back and repeat something you forgot or missed causes you to lose money in the long run. Fix it right the first time.

Key Stats for Automotive Service Technician

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 45 votes.
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
72%
5-9 years
17%
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Skills That Affect Automotive Service Technician Salaries

Electronic Troubleshooting
▲9%

Automotive Engine Repair
▲8%

National Average
$27,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 45 votes.

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 49%
dental benefits
Dental: 30%
vision benefits
Vision: 29%
no benefits
None: 50%
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