The average pay for an Automotive Technician with Troubleshooting skills is $18.24 per hour. Experience has a moderate effect on salary for this job.

$24,198 - $77,015
(Median)
$24K
$48K
$77K
MEDIAN: $47,812
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90%

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$11.45 - $27.03
(Median)
$11
$18
$27
MEDIAN: $18.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$24,198 - $77,015  
   
Bonus
$292.67 - $14,489  
Profit Sharing
$1,500  
Commission
$505 - $29,696  
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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$25,080 - $62,545  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 541
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$11.45 - $27.03  
   
Hourly Tips
$1.25  
Overtime
$14.32 - $35.88  
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
$292.67 - $14,489  
   
Commission
$505 - $29,696  
Profit Sharing
$1,500  
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).
)
$25,080 - $62,545  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,756

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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: $40,761

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Experience Affects Automotive Technician Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 27%

Experienced
up arrow 13%

National Average
$41,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 3%

Entry-Level
up arrow 22%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 431 votes.

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
21%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 58%
dental benefits
Dental: 44%
medical benefits
Vision: 33%
dental benefits
None: 40%
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