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Shop Foreman Salary

The average pay for a Shop Foreman is $20.44 per hour. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Job Scheduling, Customer Service, and Tungsten Inert Gas (TIG) Welding. Experience has a moderate effect on salary for this job.
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$33,362 - $82,728
(Median)
$33K
$55K
$83K
MEDIAN: $54,822
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$14.78 - $28.31
(Median)
$15
$20
$28
MEDIAN: $20
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90%

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National Salary 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$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$33,362 - $82,728  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,047  
Profit Sharing
$100.67 - $7,149  
Commission
$515 - $58,175  
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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$33,069 - $76,495  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 367
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$14.78 - $28.31  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00 - $1.06  
Overtime
$20.52 - $40.36  
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.
)
$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,047  
   
Commission
$515 - $58,175  
Profit Sharing
$100.67 - $7,149  
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).
)
$33,069 - $76,495  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 675
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Job Description for Shop Foreman

A shop foreman is responsible for planning, scheduling, performing, directing, and evaluating the repair and servicing of equipment. They have significant control of maintenance equipment and are in frequent contact with company employees that use this equipment. The shop foreman must routinely advise, consult, and help subordinates. They are also responsible for equipment repair schedules and records, including meeting any deadlines or requests by other employees. Additionally, the shop foreman must purchase any necessary parts to complete repairs, and so knowledge of repair procedures and basic computer software (to place orders) is necessary. Repairs may sometimes have to be done in harsh weather conditions, which means the foreman's work conditions may vary with climate. Typically, a road supervisor oversees the shop's operations, including the performance of the shop foreman.

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Shop Foreman Tasks

  • Train and mentor junior repair technicians, leading by example.
  • Coordinate work among repair technicians, and perform vehicle inspections and repairs.
  • Identify, diagnose, and perform the most technical automotive repairs.
  • Manage and maintain work environment safety, perform inspections, and ensure adherence to regulations.

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Pay by Experience Level for Shop Foreman

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Shop Foreman Salaries



National Average
$50,000



Skills That Affect Shop Foreman Salaries

Job Scheduling
up arrow 29%

Customer Service
up arrow 22%

Tungsten Inert Gas (TIG) Welding
up arrow 18%

Automotive Engine Repair
up arrow 7%


Metal Inert Gas (MIG) Welding
up arrow 4%

Purchasing
up arrow 2%

Troubleshooting
up arrow 2%

Heavy Equipment Repair
up arrow 2%

People Management
0%

National Average
$50,000

Welding
up arrow 2%


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 240 votes.

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
28%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 73% dental benefits Dental: 46%
vision benefits Vision: 32% employee benefits None: 26%