Average Auto Body Repair Technician Hourly Pay

$17.76
Avg. Hourly RateShow Salary
$1,021
Bonus
$23,920
Commission
$1,500
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The average hourly pay for an Auto Body Repair Technician is $17.76.
10%
$12.23
MEDIAN
$17.76
90%
$25.76
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Hourly Rate
$12 - $26
Bonus
$205 - $9,696
Profit Sharing
$197 - $5,087
Commission
$688 - $61,042
Total Pay
$27,108 - $70,033

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Job Description for Auto Body Repair Technician

Auto Body Repair Technician Tasks
  • Repair damaged vehicles by removing damage and replacing parts.
  • Perform maintenance tasks like replacing head lamps, testing shocks, evaluating brakes, etc.
  • Review and evaluate work orders, identifying where additional information or safety changes are needed.
  • Coordinate with parts and inventory clerks to limit delays and improve efficiency of repairs.

Job Satisfaction for Auto Body Repair Technician

3.6 out of 5
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Popular Skills for Auto Body Repair Technician

Skills in Metal Inert Gas (MIG) Welding, Aluminum Welding, Welding, Manufacturing Fabrication and Unisys Main Frame are correlated to pay that is above average.

Pay by Experience Level for Auto Body Repair Technician

An entry-level Auto Body Repair Technician with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $12.92 based on 20 salaries. An early career Auto Body Repair Technician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.67 based on 211 salaries. A mid-career Auto Body Repair Technician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.34 based on 110 salaries. An experienced Auto Body Repair Technician with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.25 based on 192 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $20.
Employees with Auto Body Repair Technician in their job title in Dallas, Texas earn an average of 40.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Jose, California (28.0% more) and Tampa, Florida (7.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (9.9% less), Las Vegas, Nevada (3.6% less) and Houston, Texas (2.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 887 survey responses.
Entry Level
2.3%
Early Career
23.8%
Mid Career
12.4%
Experienced
21.6%
Late Career
39.9%