The average wage for an Automotive Technician with Automotive Engine Repair skills is $18.03 per hour. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

$24,547 - $77,551
$25K
$47K
$78K
MEDIAN: $47,061
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50%
90%

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$11.29 - $26.80
$11
$18
$27
MEDIAN: $18.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$24,547 - $77,551  
   
Bonus
$294.50 - $11,635  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $4,966  
Commission
$505 - $35,803  
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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$24,973 - $62,090  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 601
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$11.29 - $26.80  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.03 - $4.12  
Overtime
$13.11 - $34.25  
National 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.
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$294.50 - $11,635  
   
Commission
$505 - $35,803  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $4,966  
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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$24,973 - $62,090  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,938

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Pay by Experience Level for Automotive Technician

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $40,272

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Key Stats for Automotive Technician

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 444 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
19%
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Experience Affects Automotive Technician Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 28%

Experienced
up arrow 14%

National Average
$40,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 2%


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 444 votes.

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 58%
dental benefits
Dental: 43%
vision benefits
Vision: 31%
dental benefits
None: 41%
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