Diesel Mechanic in Memphis, Tennessee Salary

The average wage for a Diesel Mechanic in Memphis, Tennessee is $20.28 per hour. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Electronic Troubleshooting, Troubleshooting, Maintenance, Automotive Engine Repair, and Heavy Equipment Repair. Experience has a moderate effect on salary for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

$13.96 - $29.72
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MEDIAN: $20.28
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Hourly Rate
$13.96 - $29.72  
   
Overtime
$41.18  
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$29,034 - $70,744  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 19
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About Memphis, Tennessee

Shelby County, Tennessee
655,760
Male:
312,237 (47.6%)
Female:
343,523 (52.4%)
Memphis is a city in the southwestern corner of the U.S. state of Tennessee and the county seat of Shelby County. The city is located on the fourth Chickasaw Bluff, south of the confluence of the Wolf and Mississippi rivers. Memphis had a population of 653,450 in 2013, making it the largest city in the state of Tennessee. It is the largest city on the Mississippi River, the third largest in the greater Southeastern United States, and the 23rd largest in the United States. The greater Memphis metropolitan area, including adjacent counties in Mississippi and Arkansas, had a 2014 population of 1,317,314. This makes Memphis the second-largest metropolitan area in Tennessee, surpassed by metropolitan Nashville. Memphis is the youngest of Tennessee's major cities, founded in 1819 as a planned city by a group of wealthy Americans including judge John Overton and future president Andrew Jackson. A resident of Memphis is referred to...
Memphis:
$36,908
Tennessee:
$47,275
$826
Memphis:
$94,400
Tennessee:
$150,600
6.5%

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Key Stats for Diesel Mechanic

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
26%
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Experience Affects Diesel Mechanic Salaries

Experienced
▲35%

Mid-Career
▼0%

National Average
$42,000

Entry-Level
▼9%

Skills That Affect Diesel Mechanic Salaries

Electronic Troubleshooting
▲23%

Troubleshooting
▲23%

Maintenance
▲14%

Heavy Equipment Repair
▲11%

Automotive Engine Repair
▲11%

National Average
$42,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
26%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 64%
vision benefits
Vision: 64%
dental benefits
None: 27%
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