C$59,464
Avg. Salary
C$22.24
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

C$9,749

Bonus

C$4,250

Profit Sharing

C$13,500

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Service Manager Automotive is C$22.24 per hour.

The average pay for a Service Manager Automotive is C$59,464 per year.

C$14.20
10%
C$22.24
50%
C$35.80
90%
MEDIAN C$22.24
C$40k
10%
C$59k
50%
C$91k
90%
MEDIAN C$59,464
C$40,055 - C$91,166
C$40K
C$59K
C$91K
MEDIAN: C$59,464
10%
50%
90%
C$14.20 - C$35.80
C$14
C$22
C$36
MEDIAN: C$22.24
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$97K
Salary C$40,055 - C$91,166
Bonus C$980 - C$34,907
Profit Sharing C$974 - C$12,325
Commission C$2,013 - C$50,035
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$40,330 - C$97,615
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 17 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 483
Hourly Data C$0C$50
Hourly Rate C$14.20 - C$35.80
Overtime C$15.00 - C$50.36
Annual Data C$0C$97K
Bonus C$980 - C$34,907
Commission C$2,013 - C$50,035
Profit Sharing C$974 - C$12,325
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$40,330 - C$97,615
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 17 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 85

Job Description for Service Manager Automotive

Service managers in the automotive field oversee automotive technicians and administrative personnel, and this job is usually performed in a repair garage. Many service managers began as automotive technicians, as the job requires the service manager to have expertise in the automotive repair field.

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Service Manager Automotive Tasks
  • Manage automotive technicians, shop attendants, and their training.
  • May manage parts inventory.
  • Ensure maximum profitability and customer satisfaction.
  • Complete quality checks and documentation of all completed work before delivery to client.

Service Manager Automotive Job Listings

Popular Skills for Service Manager Automotive

Pay by Experience Level for Service Manager Automotive

Pay by Experience for a Service Manager Automotive has a positive trend. An entry-level Service Manager Automotive with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$53,000 based on 78 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Service Manager Automotive with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$63,000 based on 101 salaries. An experienced Service Manager Automotive which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$69,000 based on 124 salaries. A Service Manager Automotive with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$71,000 based on 91 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

27%

23%

12%

10%

10%

-6%

National Average: C$63,725

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

Service Manager Automotive Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Service Manager Automotive?

Service Manager Automotive in Elliot Lake:
"Good."
Pros: Helping people
Cons: Micro managing

Service Manager Automotive in Thornhill:
Pros: The control and ability to assist my team to reach greater heights.
Cons: Stress.

Service Manager Automotive in Grande Prairie:
"Don't be afraid to make a decision."
Slow down, think, make a timely decision. Use common sense.

Service Manager Automotive in Kelowna:
"It's stressfull."
Pros: Helping people with their car troubles. Leading by example, and learning all the time.
Cons: Can't make everyone happy. There are problems that cannot be solved easily or inexpensively. It can be a bit stressful to navigate some things and maintain customer loyalty to both Ford product and our specific dealership.

Service Manager Automotive in Duncan:
"Look Beyond the Obvious!"
Be prepared for no support from owner.

Service Manager Automotive in Calgary:
"Negative customers."
Have an hobby/outlet to deal with the stress, take a 2 week vacation.

Service Manager Automotive in Ottawa:
Pros: Interaction with customers, staff and the daily challenges.
Cons: Lack of support from Senior Management regarding on-going issues which are left unattended to.

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Key Stats for Service Manager Automotive

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 96 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
31%

Experience Affects Service Manager Automotive Salaries

▲12%

▲9%

National Average
C$64,000

▼2%

▼17%

Skills That Affect Service Manager Automotive Salaries

Operations Management
▲22%

People Management
▲1%

National Average
C$64,000


Automotive Engine Repair
▼18%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 96 votes.

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
31%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
vision benefits
Vision: 48%
no benefits
None: 23%