C$31.75
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

C$2,127

Profit Sharing

C$1,720

Commission

C$2,600

The average pay for a Heavy Duty Mechanic is C$36.21 per hour.

C$40,436 - C$111,253
C$40K
C$71K
C$110K
MEDIAN: C$70,980
10%
50%
90%
C$18.48 - C$42.54
C$18
C$32
C$43
MEDIAN: C$31.75
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$111K
Salary C$40,436 - C$111,253
Bonus C$200 - C$5,203
Profit Sharing C$970 - C$8,443
Commission C$2,600
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$39,876 - C$102,153
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 139
Hourly Data C$0C$69
Hourly Rate C$18.48 - C$42.54
Hourly Tips C$2.61
Overtime C$29.44 - C$69.54
Annual Data C$0C$102K
Bonus C$200 - C$5,203
Commission C$2,600
Profit Sharing C$970 - C$8,443
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$39,876 - C$102,153
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 990

Job Description for Heavy Duty Mechanic

Heavy duty mechanics work with a variety of heavy duty equipment, such as mechanical, electrical, hydraulic, and/or pneumatic equipment. They maintain these machines, troubleshoot equipment should something go wrong, and may order supplies and parts. They may also manage inventory and make notes into an inventory system as required by their employers. Heavy duty mechanics must be able to disassemble, clean, and then reassemble a motor. Additionally, they must be cost efficient by analyzing parts and determining whether to order new parts or repair the existing pieces. In all tasks, heavy duty mechanics must be neat, organized, and meticulous in cleaning parts and work stations. Often, heavy duty mechanics work outside with heavy equipment and slippery oils. As such, it's essential they follow organizational safety regulations and HAZMAT procedures as needed.

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Heavy Duty Mechanic Tasks

  • Maintain and repair heavy equipment, hydraulic, pneumatic, and electrical machinery and systems.
  • Maintain shop supplies, shop and tools.
  • Read, understand and apply information from technical manuals, prints and schematics.

Heavy Duty Mechanic Job Listings

Popular Skills for Heavy Duty Mechanic

Pay by Experience Level for Heavy Duty Mechanic

Pay by Experience for a Heavy Duty Mechanic has a positive trend. An entry-level Heavy Duty Mechanic with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$55,000 based on 292 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Heavy Duty 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$76,000 based on 230 salaries. An experienced Heavy Duty Mechanic which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$78,000 based on 198 salaries. A Heavy Duty 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$80,000 based on 112 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$69,917

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

Heavy Duty Mechanic Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Heavy Duty Mechanic?

Heavy Duty Mechanic in Calgary:
"Best- Short term and long term S&A coverage."
Pros:
Cons:

Heavy Duty Mechanic in Nakusp:
"Apprentics."
Pros: The area that I work in. Some of the customers that we have.
Cons: The stress level throughout the day. The lack of supervision and direction.

Heavy Duty Mechanic in Edmonton:
Pros: Work in nice enviornment with good people.
Cons: Management is bullying, company vision conflicts.

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Key Stats for Heavy Duty Mechanic

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 123 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
17%

Experience Affects Heavy Duty Mechanic Salaries

▲14%

▲12%

▲8%

National Average
C$70,000

▼22%

Skills That Affect Heavy Duty Mechanic Salaries




▲2%

National Average
C$70,000

Systems Troubleshooting
▼15%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 123 votes.

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
vision benefits
Vision: 59%
no benefits
None: 19%