Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic in Sacramento, California Salary

An Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic in Sacramento, California earns an average wage of $19.42 per hour. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Troubleshooting and Technical Services.

$37,736 - $61,042
$56K
MEDIAN: $56,270
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$11.85 - $29.50
$12
$19
$30
MEDIAN: $19.42
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$56,270  
   
Bonus
$3,000  
Total Pay (?
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$27,578 - $67,198  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 6
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$11.85 - $29.50  
   
Overtime
$28.00  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$3,000  
   
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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$27,578 - $67,198  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 31

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About Sacramento, California

Sacramento County, California
490,715
Male:
237,724 (48.4%)
Female:
252,991 (51.6%)
Sacramento (/ˌsækrəˈmɛntoʊ/; Spanish: [sakɾaˈmento]) is the capital city of the U.S. state of California and the seat of Sacramento County. It is at the confluence of the Sacramento River and the American River in the northern portion of California's expansive Central Valley. Its estimated 2014 population of 485,199 made it the sixth-largest city in California, and the 35th largest city in the United States. Sacramento is the cultural and economic core of the Sacramento metropolitan area, which includes seven counties with a 2010 population of 2,414,783. Its metropolitan area is the fourth largest in California after the Greater Los Angeles area, the San Francisco Bay Area, and the San Diego metropolitan area, and is the 27th largest in the United States. In 2002, the Civil Rights Project at Harvard University conducted for TIME magazine named Sacramento "America's Most Diverse City". Sacramento became a city through the efforts of the Swiss immigrant John...
Sacramento:
$52,151
California:
$64,500
$1,085
Sacramento:
$287,300
California:
$449,100
5.1%

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Pay by Experience Level for Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic

Pay by Experience for an Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic has a positive trend. An entry-level Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $35,000 based on 15 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $42,000 based on 13 salaries. An experienced Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $55,000 based on 13 salaries. An Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $56,000 based on 10 salaries.

Key Stats for Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
27%
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Experience Affects Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic Salaries

Late-Career
▲35%

Experienced
▲33%

Mid-Career
▲1%

National Average
$41,000

▼15%

Skills That Affect Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic Salaries

Troubleshooting
▲23%

Technical Services
▲10%

Maintenance
▲1%

System Repair
▲1%

National Average
$41,000

Electronic Troubleshooting
▼1%


Systems Troubleshooting
▼4%

Tools
▼4%

Customer Service
▼9%

Job Satisfaction

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

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
27%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 47%
dental benefits
Dental: 47%
vision benefits
Vision: 26%
no benefits
None: 47%