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Mid-Career Heavy Equipment Mechanic Salary

Mid-Career Heavy Equipment Mechanics can expect to earn an average of $18.87 per hour. The majority of individuals in this role claim moderate levels of job satisfaction. Health benefits are not enjoyed by everyone in this line of work, and close to one-fifth lack any coverage at all. Medical benefits are reported by a fair number and dental coverage is claimed by more than half. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.
$26,594 - $67,724
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $47,553
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$14.02 - $26.01
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MEDIAN: $18.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$26,594 - $67,724  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,909  
Profit Sharing
$300.00 - $3,000  
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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$30,435 - $63,690  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 75
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$14.02 - $26.01  
   
Overtime
$20.32 - $38.45  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,909  
   
Profit Sharing
$300.00 - $3,000  
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).
)
$30,435 - $63,690  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 398
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Skills That Affect Mid-Career Heavy Equipment Mechanic Salaries

Heavy Equipment Repair
up arrow 11%

National Average
$43,000

Industrial Hydraulics
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Troubleshooting
up arrow 2%

Welding
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Electronic Troubleshooting
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 77 votes.

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 78% dental benefits Dental: 57%
vision benefits Vision: 43% employee benefits None: 21%