Avg. Base Hourly Rate (AUD)
The average hourly pay for an Automobile Mechanic is AU$24.18
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Automobile Mechanics?
An entry-level Automobile Mechanic with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$19.94 based on 19 salaries. An early career Automobile Mechanic with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$21.48 based on 208 salaries. A …Read more
What Do Automobile Mechanics Do?
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.
If you grew up fixing your own car or friend's cars and know what your doing, you will have it easy when applying for a mechanic position. Most of the time someone might know how to fix or tweak a certain part of the car, but not the entire thing. …Read more
- 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.