A Mid-Career Bus or Truck Mechanic, Diesel Engine Specialist earns an average wage of $19.40 per hour. A skill in Heavy Equipment Repair is associated with high pay for this job.

$24,557 - $96,958
(Median)
$25K
$41K
$97K
MEDIAN: $40,587
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$14.00 - $26.79
(Median)
$14
$19
$27
MEDIAN: $19.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$24,557 - $96,958  
   
Bonus
$1,750  
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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$30,192 - $61,925  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 13
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$14.00 - $26.79  
   
Overtime
$20.38 - $37.01  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$1,750  
   
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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$30,192 - $61,925  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 66
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Skills That Affect Bus or Truck Mechanic, Diesel Engine Specialist Salaries

Heavy Equipment Repair
up arrow 12%

Systems Troubleshooting
up arrow 10%

Welding
up arrow 4%

Automotive Engine Repair
up arrow 4%

Electronic Troubleshooting
up arrow 1%

National Average
$43,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 18 votes.

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 74%
dental benefits
Dental: 54%
medical benefits
Vision: 44%
dental benefits
None: 26%
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