C$75,440
Avg. Salary
C$32.12
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

C$1,350

Bonus

C$4,000

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Refrigeration Mechanic is C$32.12 per hour.

The average pay for a Refrigeration Mechanic is C$75,440 per year.

C$18.88
10%
C$32.12
50%
C$46.42
90%
MEDIAN C$32.12
C$38k
10%
C$75k
50%
C$110k
90%
MEDIAN C$75,440
C$38,142 - C$110,495
C$38K
C$75K
C$110K
MEDIAN: C$75,440
10%
50%
90%
C$18.88 - C$46.42
C$19
C$32
C$46
MEDIAN: C$32.12
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$110K
Salary C$38,142 - C$110,495
Bonus C$507 - C$7,047
Profit Sharing C$4,000
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$39,609 - C$103,254
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 17 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 28
Hourly Data C$0C$75
Hourly Rate C$18.88 - C$46.42
Overtime C$32.10 - C$75.29
Annual Data C$0C$103K
Bonus C$507 - C$7,047
Profit Sharing C$4,000
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$39,609 - C$103,254
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 17 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 227

Job Description for Refrigeration Mechanic

Refrigeration mechanics work in a variety of facilities to repair, install, inspect, and maintain air conditioning and refrigeration appliances. These appliances may include exhaust systems, kitchen and food storage equipment, commercial grade washers and dryers, and heating systems. The day-to-day duties of refrigeration mechanics include checking for leaks in gas and refrigeration appliances, ensuring the movement and lubrication of bearings, and inspecting the condition of belts involved in appliances' motors. They assist other mechanics in their organization with electrical work, refrigeration and cooling unit installation, inspection and maintenance of gas lines and valves, and plumbing. Additionally, refrigeration mechanics are in charge of checking all electrical equipment to identify problems in control mechanisms, circuits, breakers, and valves. Depending on seniority, they may also supervise and train other mechanics. Most refrigeration mechanic positions are full time and may include benefits such as vacation and sick leave, paid holidays, and health benefits.

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Refrigeration Mechanic Tasks
  • Inspect, diagnose, maintain and repair refrigeration units.
  • Assist with selection, connection, and installation of refrigeration units.
  • Identify, order and install parts, new equipment or other needed items.
  • Interpret mechanical and construction diagrams to ensure safe set-up and operation of units.

Refrigeration Mechanic Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Refrigeration Mechanic

Pay by Experience for a Refrigeration Mechanic has a positive trend. An entry-level Refrigeration Mechanic with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$51,000 based on 52 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Refrigeration 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$70,000 based on 45 salaries. An experienced Refrigeration Mechanic which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$80,000 based on 39 salaries. A Refrigeration 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$82,000 based on 26 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

20%

National Average: C$71,076

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

Refrigeration Mechanic Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Refrigeration Mechanic?

Refrigeration Mechanic in Medicine Hat:
"Service Technician."
Pros: I get to go to several different jobs each day, most take an hour or less to repair so I am not stuck in one place doing the same thing every day.
Cons: Working outdoors when it is extremely cold or hot.

Key Stats for Refrigeration Mechanic

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 28 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
18%

Experience Affects Refrigeration Mechanic Salaries

Late-Career
▲16%

▲12%

National Average
C$71,000

Mid-Career
▼1%

Entry-Level
▼29%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 28 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 66%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
no benefits
None: 28%