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Bicycle Mechanic Salary

The average rate for a Bicycle Mechanic is $11.76 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. A skill in Customer Service is associated with high pay for this job.
$18,804 - $40,932
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MEDIAN: $29,189
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$8.60 - $15.94
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National Salary Data

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$0$14K$28K$42K
Salary
$18,804 - $40,932  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $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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$18,069 - $36,597  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 16
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$8$16$24
Hourly Rate
$8.60 - $15.94  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.25 - $1.05  
Overtime
$12.03 - $23.94  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Bonus
$0.00 - $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).
)
$18,069 - $36,597  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 146
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Job Description for Bicycle Mechanic

Bicycle mechanics conduct repairs on bicycles for customers. These mechanics generally must have prior experience in repairing bikes, and they should have the ability to repair a wide variety of bike brands; this includes being knowledgeable in lacing, truing, and dishing of bike wheels. No certifications are required for this position, though many employers require or prefer a high school diploma or equivalent. As this job often involves working directly with clients, prior customer service experience is often highly preferred. On a typical day, bicycle mechanics work with heavy and light bicycles, and they are standing, squatting, and moving to repair bikes for the majority of the day These mechanics should also be able to lift bikes weighing up to 50 pounds. Bicycle mechanics are also expected to be able to expertly work with large and small tools and bike parts.

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Bicycle Mechanic Tasks

  • Conduct bike maintenance and work with customers to explain bike care.
  • Troubleshoot and test bicycles, ensuring safety.
  • Update inventory, service orders, part orders, and bicycle status logs.
  • Inspect, assemble, take apart, repair, and replace parts on bicycles.
  • Assemble and maintain demonstration and/or rental bicycles.

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Pay by Experience Level for Bicycle Mechanic

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

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Experience Affects Bicycle Mechanic Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 24%

Experienced
up arrow 20%

Mid-Career
up arrow 5%

National Average
$25,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 29 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
98 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 32% dental benefits Dental: 16%
vision benefits Vision: 9% employee benefits None: 66%