An Automotive Technician in Edmonton, Alberta earns an average wage of C$33.97 per hour. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs. A skill in Electronic Troubleshooting is associated with high pay for this job.

C$70,750 - C$97,667
C$87K
MEDIAN: C$86,897
50%
C$17.00 - C$39.57
C$17
C$32
C$40
MEDIAN: C$32.17
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$97K
Salary C$86,897
Bonus C$1,125
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$37,691 - C$89,396
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 5 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 6
Hourly Data C$0C$39
Hourly Rate C$17.00 - C$39.57
Overtime C$33.00
Annual Data C$0C$89K
Bonus C$1,125
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$37,691 - C$89,396
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 5 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 24

Job Description for Automotive Technician

An automotive technician performs routine repairs, diagnostics, and maintenance on vehicles, including brake and hydraulic, exhaust, primary and/or advanced fuel ignition and electrical, suspension and alignment, air conditioning and computer systems. They typically work in an automotive repair shop or chain, describing needed work to customers and providing cost estimates needed to bring customer's vehicles up to manufacturer's specifications; they also may open their own auto shop or work in specialty companies such as dealerships or car rental companies. An auto shop, which often runs during regular business hours, usually has more than one technician, who are supervised by a shop manager or senior technician. The automotive technician also orders auto parts and other supplies needed for the repairs.

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Automotive 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.

Automotive Technician Job Listings

Key Stats for Automotive Technician

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
88 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
23%

Experience Affects Automotive Technician Salaries

▲2%

▲1%

National Average
C$69,000

▼1%

Skills That Affect Automotive Technician Salaries



National Average
C$69,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
88 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
23%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 62%
no benefits
None: 15%