C$49,756
Avg. Salary
C$21.90
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

C$1,150

Bonus

C$1,000

Profit Sharing

C$5,005

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for an Automotive Service Technician is C$21.90 per hour.

The average pay for an Automotive Service Technician is C$49,756 per year.

C$13.21
10%
C$21.90
50%
C$33.38
90%
MEDIAN C$21.90
C$27k
10%
C$50k
50%
C$83k
90%
MEDIAN C$49,756
C$26,853 - C$83,114
C$27K
C$50K
C$83K
MEDIAN: C$49,756
10%
50%
90%
C$13.21 - C$33.38
C$13
C$22
C$33
MEDIAN: C$21.90
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$83K
Salary C$26,853 - C$83,114
Bonus C$195 - C$5,483
Profit Sharing C$1,000
Commission C$5,005
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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C$27,546 - C$72,894
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 16 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 109
Hourly Data C$0C$52
Hourly Rate C$13.21 - C$33.38
Hourly Tips C$0.11
Overtime C$17.00 - C$52.79
Annual Data C$0C$72K
Bonus C$195 - C$5,483
Commission C$5,005
Profit Sharing C$1,000
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).
)
C$27,546 - C$72,894
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 16 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 639

Job Description for Automotive Service Technician

Automotive service technicians engage in the inspection, diagnosis, and repair of malfunctioning automobiles. They replace defective parts, repair parts that may be broken, and adjust parts to ensure that vehicles are in proper working order. They are also responsible for filling out reports and paperwork associated with this work. They are usually expected to provide their own set of basic hand tools, and they must be proficient in the use of screwdrivers, socket wrenches, impact guns, and tools associated with changing tires and oil. Entry-level automotive service technicians are often required to clean and maintain the service area. Good verbal and written communication skills may be required, as in some businesses the automotive service technician will be required to interact with customers.

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Automotive Service Technician 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.

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Pay by Experience Level for Automotive Service Technician

Pay by Experience for an Automotive Service Technician has a positive trend. An entry-level Automotive Service Technician with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$35,000 based on 196 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Automotive Service Technician with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$49,000 based on 161 salaries. An experienced Automotive Service Technician which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$60,000 based on 99 salaries. An Automotive Service Technician with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$62,000 based on 26 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$47,107

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

Automotive Service Technician Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Automotive Service Technician?

Automotive Service Technician in Summerland:
"Amazing."
Pros: Small town.beautiful country
Cons: Cold winter conditions

Automotive Service Technician in Vancouver:
"Great."
Pros: Because I live in vancover
Cons: Everything expensive

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Key Stats for Automotive Service Technician

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 115 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
8%

Experience Affects Automotive Service Technician Salaries

▲32%

▲28%

▲5%

National Average
C$47,000

▼26%

Skills That Affect Automotive Service Technician Salaries

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 115 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 57%
dental benefits
Dental: 54%
vision benefits
Vision: 38%
no benefits
None: 40%