The average wage for a Truck Mechanic is AU$28.50 per hour. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down significantly for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

Truck Mechanic Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Truck Mechanic

Pay by Experience for a Truck Mechanic has a negative trend. An entry-level Truck Mechanic with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$50,000 based on 9 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Truck 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$59,000 based on 6 salaries. An experienced Truck Mechanic which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$60,000 based on 17 salaries. A Truck 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$46,000 based on 7 salaries.

Key Stats for Truck Mechanic

1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
43%
10-19 years
29%

Experience Affects Truck Mechanic Salaries

National Average
AU$63,000

▼5%

▼6%

▼21%

▼28%

Years of Experience

1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
43%
10-19 years
29%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical:
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 100%