The average rate for an Automotive Technician with Maintenance skills is $16.27 per hour. Experience has a moderate effect on salary for this job.

$23,646 - $74,687
$24K
$45K
$75K
MEDIAN: $44,624
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$10.07 - $25.33
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$16
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MEDIAN: $16.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$23,646 - $74,687  
   
Bonus
$242.40 - $7,973  
Profit Sharing
$600  
Commission
$710 - $33,451  
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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$22,034 - $58,316  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 471
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$10.07 - $25.33  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.03 - $8.69  
Overtime
$13.14 - $31.28  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$242.40 - $7,973  
   
Commission
$710 - $33,451  
Profit Sharing
$600  
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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$22,034 - $58,316  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,877

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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: $36,714

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Key Stats for Automotive Technician

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 405 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
15%
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Experience Affects Automotive Technician Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 36%


Mid-Career
up arrow 3%

National Average
$37,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 18%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 405 votes.

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 57%
dental benefits
Dental: 43%
vision benefits
Vision: 33%
dental benefits
None: 41%
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