Average Diesel Mechanic Hourly Pay in New Zealand

NZ$28.49
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NZ$4,375
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The average hourly pay for a Diesel Mechanic in New Zealand is NZ$28.49.
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NZ$19.87
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NZ$28.49
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NZ$34.20
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NZ$20 - NZ$34
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NZ$350 - NZ$5,213
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NZ$42,785 - NZ$77,775
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What Do Diesel Mechanics Do?

Diesel Mechanic 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.

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What Are Popular Skills for Diesel Mechanics?

Skills in Heavy Equipment Repair, Maintenance, Troubleshooting and Electronic Troubleshooting are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Automotive Engine Repair.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Diesel Mechanics?

An entry-level Diesel Mechanic with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of NZ$19.49 based on 6 salaries. An early career Diesel Mechanic with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of NZ$25.36 based on 44 salaries. A mid-career Diesel Mechanic with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of NZ$28.41 based on 75 salaries. An experienced Diesel Mechanic with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of NZ$29.92 based on 89 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of NZ$29.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 263 survey responses.
Entry Level
2.3%
Early Career
16.7%
Mid Career
28.5%
Experienced
33.8%
Late Career
18.6%

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