AU$50,758
Avg. Salary
AU$22.96
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

AU$1,350

Bonus

AU$200

Profit Sharing

AU$5,000

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for an Automobile Mechanic is AU$22.96 per hour.

The average pay for an Automobile Mechanic is AU$50,758 per year.

10%
AU$17.57
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AU$22.96
50%
AU$30.39
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MEDIAN AU$22.96
10%
AU$33k
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AU$51k
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AU$67k
90%
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MEDIAN AU$50,758
AU$32,757 - AU$66,564
AU$33K
AU$51K
AU$67K
MEDIAN: AU$50,758
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90%
AU$17.57 - AU$30.39
AU$18
AU$23
AU$30
MEDIAN: AU$22.96
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$66K
Salary AU$32,757 - AU$66,564
Bonus AU$70.47 - AU$9,978
Profit Sharing AU$200
Commission AU$5,000
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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AU$35,631 - AU$64,995
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 15 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 281
Hourly Data AU$0AU$45
Hourly Rate AU$17.57 - AU$30.39
Overtime AU$21.82 - AU$45.21
Annual Data AU$0AU$64K
Bonus AU$70.47 - AU$9,978
Commission AU$5,000
Profit Sharing AU$200
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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AU$35,631 - AU$64,995
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 15 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 627

Job Description for Automobile Mechanic

An automobile mechanic needs to be well educated in a variety of subjects involved in car functions. Generally, you need some type of schooling to work in the auto mechanic industry. The majority of the time, a mechanic works indoors in a garage.

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Automobile Mechanic Tasks
  • Diagnose, repair and perform maintenance on automobiles.
  • Maintain inventory of tools and parts.
  • Communicate with customer service, parts and sales departments.
  • Diagnose malfunctions using electronic testing equipment.

Automobile Mechanic Pay By Employer

$0$47K

$34,836

CarMax, Inc.
4 profiles
$42,678

$47,400

Automobile Mechanic Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Automobile Mechanic

Pay by Experience for an Automobile Mechanic has a positive trend. An entry-level Automobile Mechanic with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$43,000 based on 413 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Automobile Mechanic with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$48,000 based on 360 salaries. An experienced Automobile Mechanic which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$52,000 based on 284 salaries. An Automobile Mechanic with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$53,000 based on 200 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$49,367

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Automobile Mechanic Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Automobile Mechanic?

Automobile Mechanic in Melbourne:
"Its ok."
Pros: That i get to pull cars apart and put them back together, satisfying
Cons: Working on heavy trucks

Automobile Mechanic in Brisbane:
"Awesome."
Pros: the learning
Cons: the company work hours

Automobile Mechanic in Sydney:
"Very good."
Pros: Oportunity
Cons: Congestion

Automobile Mechanic in Perth:
"Another day in WA."
Pros: The highway systems are well thought out. The Tonkin highway upgrade has been life-changing for everyone traveling north to south or vice versa. I had recently bought a property in roleystone, being 38kms away from work in malaga I can get there in 35minutes at 7o'clock in the morning.
Cons: Summers can be very hot and dry while winters are cold and wet.

Automobile Mechanic in Melbourne:
"Very low wage."
It's sad you don't get fair pay for your hard work.

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Key Stats for Automobile Mechanic

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
21%

Experience Affects Automobile Mechanic Salaries

▲7%

▲6%

National Average
AU$49,000

▼2%

▼13%

Skills That Affect Automobile Mechanic Salaries


National Average
AU$49,000

Diagnosis and Treatment Planning
▼2%

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
21%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 7%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 93%