Diesel Technician in Dallas, Texas Salary

The average wage for a Diesel Technician in Dallas, Texas is $21.29 per hour. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Automotive Engine Repair and Troubleshooting. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. For the first five to ten years in this position, wages increase somewhat, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

$38,884 - $55,955
$46K
MEDIAN: $46,000
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$16.64 - $30.02
$17
$22
$30
MEDIAN: $21.66
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$46,000  
   
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$35,206 - $63,423  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 6
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$16.64 - $30.02  
   
Overtime
$31.07  
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$0$24K$48K$72K
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$35,206 - $63,423  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 18

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About Dallas, Texas

Dallas County, Texas
1,300,082
Male:
639,019 (49.2%)
Female:
661,063 (50.8%)
Dallas (/ˈdæləs/) is a major city in the state of Texas and is the largest urban center of the fourth most populous metropolitan area in the United States. The city proper ranks ninth in the U.S. and third in Texas after Houston and San Antonio. The city's prominence arose from its historical importance as a center for the oil and cotton industries, and its position along numerous railroad lines. The bulk of the city is in Dallas County, of which it is the county seat; however, sections of the city are located in Collin, Denton, Kaufman, and Rockwall counties. According to the 2010 United States Census, the city had a population of 1,197,816. The United States Census Bureau's estimate for the city's population increased to 1,300,092 as of July 1, 2015. The city is the largest economic center of the 12-county Dallas–Fort Worth–Arlington metropolitan area (commonly referred to as DFW), which...
Dallas:
$45,918
Texas:
$55,653
$903
Dallas:
$152,400
Texas:
$152,000
3.5%

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Key Stats for Diesel Technician

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
42%
20 years or more
13%
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Experience Affects Diesel Technician Salaries

▲13%

Mid-Career
▲12%

National Average
$47,000

Entry-Level
▼5%

Skills That Affect Diesel Technician Salaries

Automotive Engine Repair
▲15%

Troubleshooting
▲12%

Electronic Troubleshooting
▲10%

Welding
▲6%


National Average
$47,000

Job Satisfaction

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

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
42%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
no benefits
None: 13%
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