The average pay for an Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic is C$20.74 per hour. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Electronic Troubleshooting and System Repair.

C$29,409 - C$92,324
C$29K
C$49K
C$92K
MEDIAN: C$48,822
10%
50%
90%
C$12.59 - C$31.95
C$13
C$21
C$32
MEDIAN: C$20.71
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$92K
Salary C$29,409 - C$92,324
Bonus C$484.79 - C$14,295
Profit Sharing C$493.16 - C$6,589
Commission C$3,000
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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C$26,590 - C$71,277
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 21 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 211
Hourly Data C$0C$48
Hourly Rate C$12.59 - C$31.95
Hourly Tips C$0.19
Overtime C$17.03 - C$48.78
Annual Data C$0C$71K
Bonus C$484.79 - C$14,295
Commission C$3,000
Profit Sharing C$493.16 - C$6,589
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$26,590 - C$71,277
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 21 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,003

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Pay by Experience Level for Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic

Pay by Experience for an Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic has a positive trend. An entry-level Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$35,000 based on 564 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$47,000 based on 352 salaries. An experienced Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$56,000 based on 316 salaries. An Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$58,000 based on 244 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$44,953

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Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic Reviews

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

Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic in Fort Erie:
"How much is the average raise."
Pros: The free beers, the fact that I don't do anything and I don't no anything but still get paid even when all I do is smoke.
Cons: My secretary having to work all the time and cars.

Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic in Saint John:
Pros: Flat rate 40 hour guarantee, can make more time than I work. Shop nights I get to work on my own car.
Cons: Comebacks pay nothing, sometimes can bet at work an hour or more past close and not get paid a cent for it.

Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic in Hamilton:
"Dirty, High Stress, heavy."
Pros: Fixing problems.
Cons: Dirty.

Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic in Vancouver:
"Assessing, diagnosing, job quoting, and repairing."
Pros: I love cars, I really like trying to figure out the cause of the issue, and then taking it apart and putting it back together. I also like explaining what's happening to my customers.
Cons: Waiting for our parts to arrive and down time is frustrating.

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Key Stats for Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 170 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
20%

Experience Affects Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic Salaries

▲28%

▲24%

▲5%

National Average
C$45,000

▼23%

Skills That Affect Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic Salaries


▲12%


National Average
C$45,000

▼23%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 170 votes.

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 56%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
vision benefits
Vision: 34%
no benefits
None: 42%