C$75,684
Avg. Salary
C$32.20
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

C$2,017

Bonus

C$1,701

Profit Sharing

C$1,100

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Heavy Duty Mechanic is C$32.20 per hour.

The average pay for a Heavy Duty Mechanic is C$75,684 per year.

10%
C$18.74
10%
C$32.20
50%
C$43.39
90%
90%
MEDIAN C$32.20
10%
C$41k
10%
C$76k
50%
C$120k
90%
90%
MEDIAN C$75,684
C$41,046 - C$120,238
C$41K
C$76K
C$120K
MEDIAN: C$75,684
10%
50%
90%
C$18.74 - C$43.39
C$19
C$32
C$43
MEDIAN: C$32.20
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$120K
Salary C$41,046 - C$120,238
Bonus C$201 - C$7,096
Profit Sharing C$964 - C$3,297
Commission C$1,100
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$40,440 - C$103,345
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 15 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 128
Hourly Data C$0C$71
Hourly Rate C$18.74 - C$43.39
Overtime C$30.24 - C$71.57
Annual Data C$0C$103K
Bonus C$201 - C$7,096
Commission C$1,100
Profit Sharing C$964 - C$3,297
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$40,440 - C$103,345
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 15 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 946

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.

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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$70,884

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."

Heavy Duty Mechanic in Grande Prairie:
"Good place to grow."
Pros: Young town still small enough to feel good and safe
Cons: Location is good

Heavy Duty Mechanic in Thompson:
"Know the company."
Do a little research about where you plan to work, try and find out what they do and what kind of benefits they have.

Heavy Duty Mechanic in Kamloops:
Pros: Nice country all around fun hot in summer.
Cons: Weather can be all over the place.

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.

Heavy Duty Mechanic in Grande Prairie:
"Pay/ benefits."
Job security is high in this field.

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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 129 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
17%

Experience Affects Heavy Duty Mechanic Salaries

▲13%

▲11%

▲7%

National Average
C$71,000

▼23%

Skills That Affect Heavy Duty Mechanic Salaries




▲1%

National Average
C$71,000

Systems Troubleshooting
▼16%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 129 votes.

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
vision benefits
Vision: 60%
no benefits
None: 20%