The average pay for a Diesel Mechanic is R221,868 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Equipment Maintenance and Mechanic. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

R97,922 - R380,476
R98K
R220K
R380K
MEDIAN: R221,868
10%
50%
90%

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R34.65 - R170.17
R35
R100
R170
MEDIAN: R104.99
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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R0R130KR260KR390K
Salary
R97,922 - R380,476  
   
Bonus
R1,237 - R30,984  
Profit Sharing
R18,000  
Commission
R10,000  
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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R96,237 - R387,421  
Country: South Africa | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 590
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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R0R80R160R240
Hourly Rate
R34.65 - R170.17  
   
Overtime
R20.07 - R231.79  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
R0R160KR320KR480K
Bonus
R1,237 - R30,984  
   
Commission
R10,000  
Profit Sharing
R18,000  
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).
)
R96,237 - R387,421  
Country: United States | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 118
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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R225,120

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Key Stats for Diesel Mechanic

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
12%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Diesel Mechanic Salaries

▲27%

▲11%

▲2%

National Average
R225,000

▼16%

Skills That Affect Diesel Mechanic Salaries

Equipment Maintenance
▲47%

Mechanic
▲16%


Industrial Hydraulics
▼0%

National Average
R225,000

Autodesk AutoCAD Mechanical
▼7%



Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 57%
dental benefits
Dental: 9%
vision benefits
Vision: 10%
dental benefits
None: 42%
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