The average salary for a Service Manager Automotive in Australia is AU$64,590.
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Job Description for Service Manager Automotive
Service managers in the automotive field oversee automotive technicians and administrative personnel, and this job is usually performed in a repair garage. Many service managers began as automotive technicians, as the job requires the service manager to have expertise in the automotive repair field. Some repair garages work primarily with engines, while others improve body work after accidents or apply similar customizations. Prior to work being performed on a car, the service manager must asse…Read more
Service Manager Automotive Tasks
- Manage automotive technicians, shop attendants, and their training.
- May manage parts inventory.
- Ensure maximum profitability and customer satisfaction.
- Complete quality checks and documentation of all completed work before delivery to client.
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Popular Skills for Service Manager Automotive
Automotive Engine Repair
Skills in Operations Management, Automotive Engine Repair and Employee Relations are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include People Management and Customer Service.
Pay by Experience Level for Service Manager Automotive
An entry-level Service Manager Automotive with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$55,496 based on 14 salaries. An early career Service Manager Automotive with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$63,906 based on 59 salaries. A mid-career Service Manager Automotive with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$64,414 based on 53 salaries. An experienced Service Manager Automotive with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$64,794 based on 88 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$64,827.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Service Manager Automotive in their job title in Perth, Western Australia earn an average of 21.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Ballarat, Victoria (8.5% more) and Melbourne, Victoria (1.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Hobart, Tasmania (14.8% less), Brisbane, Queensland (7.1% less) and Adelaide, South Australia (6.0% less).
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