Experienced Diesel Technician Salary

Experienced Diesel Technicians can expect to earn an average of $23.07 per hour. Location is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by the specific employer. A strong majority enjoy medical while more than half get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the larger part. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$36,051 - $78,994
$36K
$52K
$79K
MEDIAN: $52,159
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$17.55 - $30.73
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MEDIAN: $23.07
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$0$78K
Salary $36,051 - $78,994
Bonus $196.53 - $5,500
Profit Sharing $875
Commission $7,950
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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$37,768 - $72,903
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 46
Hourly Data $0$47
Hourly Rate $17.55 - $30.73
Overtime $26.31 - $47.41
Annual Data $0$72K
Bonus $196.53 - $5,500
Commission $7,950
Profit Sharing $875
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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$37,768 - $72,903
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 360

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $51,942

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

For Experienced Diesel Technicians, busy Portland offers a higher-than-average pay rate, 7 percent above the national average. Experienced Diesel Technicians will also find cushy salaries in Richmond (+5 percent) and Dallas (+3 percent). Houston is the lowest-paying area, 17 percent south of the national average.

Key Stats for Diesel Technician

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 61 votes.
10-19 years
85%
20 years or more
15%
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Skills That Affect Diesel Technician Salaries

Systems Troubleshooting
▲6%



Automotive Engine Repair
▼0%

National Average
$52,000

Heavy Equipment Repair
▼2%

Welding
▼4%

Paccar Engine Repair
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 61 votes.

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 58%
no benefits
None: 19%
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