An Automotive Technician with Electronic Troubleshooting skills earns an average wage of $19.03 per hour. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

$26,474 - $77,886
$26K
$49K
$78K
MEDIAN: $48,757
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50%
90%

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$11.96 - $27.64
$12
$19
$28
MEDIAN: $19.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$26,474 - $77,886  
   
Bonus
$294.56 - $13,787  
Profit Sharing
$1,400  
Commission
$391.49 - $30,639  
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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$26,117 - $63,739  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 554
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$11.96 - $27.64  
   
Hourly Tips
$1.46  
Overtime
$14.81 - $36.68  
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$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$294.56 - $13,787  
   
Commission
$391.49 - $30,639  
Profit Sharing
$1,400  
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).
)
$26,117 - $63,739  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,762

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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: $41,775

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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 423 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
22%
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Experience Affects Automotive Technician Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 25%

Experienced
up arrow 12%

National Average
$42,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 3%


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 423 votes.

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
22%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 60%
dental benefits
Dental: 44%
vision benefits
Vision: 33%
dental benefits
None: 39%
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