Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics with more experience do not necessarily bring home bigger paychecks. In fact, experience in this field tends to impact compensation minimally. Relatively untried employees who have less than five years' experience have a median salary of $41K. Those who have been around for five to 10 years can expect to take home more — $45K on average. Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics see a median salary of $48K after reaching one to two decades on the job. After two decades in the workforce, the average Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanic generally earns more than ever; median pay for this group is estimated at $54K.