Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Those in the early stages of their career can expect to make around $26K; however, pay rises to approximately $34K after five to 10 years. Those who spend a decent amount of time in this profession—one to two decades—usually make about $40K. For Motorcycle Mechanics, pay actually goes down to about $38K after two decades on the job. Experienced employees who have 10-20 years of experience make up 20 percent of the workforce; inexperienced individuals who have been working for less than one year comprise less than five, and senior people with more than 20 years under their belt fill out the remaining 11 percent. Workers in this area tend to have one to nine years of experience.