Bus or Truck Mechanic, Diesel Engine Specialist Salary (Canada)

The average pay for a Bus or Truck Mechanic, Diesel Engine Specialist is C$27.21 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, wages increase sharply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

C$34,105 - C$80,694
C$34K
C$54K
C$81K
MEDIAN: C$54,095
10%
50%
90%
C$17.44 - C$36.65
C$17
C$27
C$37
MEDIAN: C$26.60
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$80K
Salary C$34,105 - C$80,694
Bonus C$590
Commission C$5,700
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$36,785 - C$80,136
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 27
Hourly Data C$0C$59
Hourly Rate C$17.44 - C$36.65
Overtime C$26.79 - C$59.60
Annual Data C$0C$80K
Bonus C$590
Commission C$5,700
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$36,785 - C$80,136
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 162

Job Description for Bus or Truck Mechanic, Diesel Engine Specialist

A diesel engine specialist (bus or truck mechanic) are responsible for making sure that all diesel engines are running properly and that any issues are quickly resolved. They are also in charge of performing preventative maintenance to prevent any issues of arising, accurate diagnostics to pinpoint any and all possible issues. They ensure their work area meets all federal and state requirements, keep track of maintenance times, and order all parts that are needed to complete the job effectively.

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Bus or Truck Mechanic, Diesel Engine Specialist Tasks

  • Perform basic preventative maintenance, as well as troubleshoot and repair all types of diesel engine vehicles.
  • Maintain inventory of tools and supplies.
  • Learn and apply new technology in advanced diagnostics and repairs.
  • Comply with safety and EPA procedures.

Bus or Truck Mechanic, Diesel Engine Specialist Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Bus or Truck Mechanic, Diesel Engine Specialist

Pay by Experience for a Bus or Truck Mechanic, Diesel Engine Specialist has a positive trend. An entry-level Bus or Truck Mechanic, Diesel Engine Specialist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$44,000 based on 33 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Bus or Truck Mechanic, Diesel Engine Specialist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$64,000 based on 32 salaries. An experienced Bus or Truck Mechanic, Diesel Engine Specialist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$61,000 based on 36 salaries. A Bus or Truck Mechanic, Diesel Engine Specialist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$61,000 based on 20 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$57,545

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Bus or Truck Mechanic, Diesel Engine Specialist Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Bus or Truck Mechanic, Diesel Engine Specialist?

Bus or Truck Mechanic, Diesel Engine Specialist in Mississauga:
"Great opportunity."
Pros: I love that every day is always something new.working hard with my hands not being affraid to get dirty and gain tons of knowledge in the field.
Cons: The amount I am paid. Long hours with no overtime or vacation pay.

Key Stats for Bus or Truck Mechanic, Diesel Engine Specialist

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 26 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
22%

Experience Affects Bus or Truck Mechanic, Diesel Engine Specialist Salaries

▲11%

▲7%

▲6%

National Average
C$58,000

▼24%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 26 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
22%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 62%
vision benefits
Vision: 57%
no benefits
None: 26%