An Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic in San Jose, California earns an average wage of $22.00 per hour. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Electronic Troubleshooting, Troubleshooting, and Systems Troubleshooting.

$12.12 - $37.48
$12
$22
$37
MEDIAN: $22.00
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

Local Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$12.12 - $37.48  
   
Overtime
$21.63  
Local Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$28K$56K$84K
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).
)
$30,612 - $81,439  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 21

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Employers: Start Here »

About San Jose, California

Santa Clara County, California
1,026,919
Male:
518,317 (50.5%)
Female:
508,602 (49.5%)
San Jose (/ˌsæn hoʊˈzeɪ/; Spanish for Saint Joseph), originally Pueblo de San José de Guadalupe and officially the City of San José, is the third-largest city by population in California, the tenth-largest by population in the United States, and the county seat of Santa Clara County. San Jose is the largest city within the Bay Area and the largest city in Northern California. Before the arrival of the Spanish, the area around San Jose was inhabited by the Ohlone people. San Jose was founded on November 29, 1777, as San José de Guadalupe, the first civilian town in the Spanish colony of Alta California. The city served as a farming community to support Spanish military installations at San Francisco and Monterey. When California gained statehood in 1850, San Jose became the capital. After more than 150 years as a small farming community, the San Jose area in the mid-20th century contained some of...
San Jose:
$91,451
California:
$64,500
$1,757
San Jose:
$717,100
California:
$449,100
4.1%

Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Key Stats for Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
036
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
23%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
United States (change)

Experience Affects Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 28%

Experienced
up arrow 19%

National Average
$49,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 34%

Skills That Affect Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic Salaries

Electronic Troubleshooting
up arrow 13%

Troubleshooting
up arrow 13%

Systems Troubleshooting
up arrow 13%

Automotive Engine Repair
up arrow 6%

National Average
$49,000

Maintenance
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
23%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
dental benefits
None: 20%
ADVERTISEMENT