Diesel Mechanic in Lexington, Kentucky Salary

A Diesel Mechanic in Lexington, Kentucky earns an average wage of $16.36 per hour.

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About Lexington, Kentucky

Fayette County, Kentucky
314,488
Male:
154,032 (49.0%)
Female:
160,456 (51.0%)
Lexington, consolidated with Fayette County, is the second-largest city in Kentucky and the 61st largest in the United States. Known as the "Horse Capital of the World", it is the heart of the state's Bluegrass region. With a mayor-alderman form of government, it is one of two cities in Kentucky designated by the state as first-class; the other is the state's largest city of Louisville. In the 2015 U.S. Census Estimate, the city's population was 314,488, anchoring a metropolitan area of 500,535 people and a combined statistical area of 723,849 people. Lexington ranks tenth among US cities in college education rate, with 39.5% of residents having at least a bachelor's degree. It is the location of the Kentucky Horse Park, The Red Mile and Keeneland race courses, Rupp Arena, the world's largest basketball-specific arena, Transylvania University, the University of Kentucky and Bluegrass Community & Technical College. This area of fertile soil and...
Lexington:
$51,948
Kentucky:
$45,215
$816
Lexington:
$170,200
Kentucky:
$130,000
3.2%

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Key Stats for Diesel Mechanic

5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
33%
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Skills That Affect Diesel Mechanic Salaries

Heavy Equipment Repair
▲5%

Electronic Troubleshooting
▲5%

Maintenance
▲1%

National Average
$37,000

Welding
▼4%

Years of Experience

5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
33%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 33%
vision benefits
Vision: 33%
dental benefits
None:
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