A Diesel Mechanic in Kansas City, Missouri earns an average wage of $18.70 per hour. A skill in Heavy Equipment Repair is associated with high pay for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$17.52 - $29.59
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MEDIAN: $18.00
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Hourly Rate
$17.52 - $29.59  
   
Overtime
$31.67  
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$34,220 - $71,950  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 11

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About Kansas City, Missouri

Jackson County, Missouri
475,361
Male:
228,430 (48.1%)
Female:
246,931 (51.9%)
Kansas City is the largest city in the U.S. state of Missouri and the sixth largest city in the Midwest. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the city had an estimated population of 475,378 in 2015, making it the 36th largest city by population in the United States. It is the anchor city of the Kansas City metropolitan area, which straddles the Kansas–Missouri border. Kansas City was founded in the 1830s as a Missouri River port at its confluence with the Kansas River coming in from the west. On June 1, 1850 the town of Kansas was incorporated; shortly after came the establishment of the Kansas Territory. Confusion between the two ensued and the name Kansas City was assigned to distinguish them soon thereafter. Sitting on Missouri's western border, with Downtown near the confluence of the Kansas and Missouri rivers, the modern city encompasses some 319.03 square miles (826.3 km2), making it...
Kansas City:
$50,259
Missouri:
$50,238
$833
Kansas City:
$138,400
Missouri:
$147,800
3.5%

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Key Stats for Diesel Mechanic

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Diesel Mechanic Salaries

National Average
$50,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 4%

Experienced
up arrow 16%

Mid-Career
up arrow 20%

Skills That Affect Diesel Mechanic Salaries

Heavy Equipment Repair
up arrow 13%

Electronic Troubleshooting
up arrow 9%

National Average
$50,000

Maintenance
up arrow 4%

Troubleshooting
up arrow 24%

System Repair
up arrow 25%

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 43%
dental benefits
Dental: 43%
vision benefits
Vision: 14%
dental benefits
None: 57%
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