Entry-Level Automotive Service Technician Salary

An Entry-Level Automotive Service Technician earns an average wage of $11.93 per hour. A skill in Electronic Troubleshooting is associated with high pay for this job.

$17,492 - $60,539
$17K
$38K
$61K
MEDIAN: $37,668
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50%
90%

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$9.30 - $17.92
$9
$12
$18
MEDIAN: $12.10
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$0$60K
Salary $17,492 - $60,539
Bonus $81.09 - $5,051
Profit Sharing $15,120
Commission $7,000
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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$20,060 - $42,849
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 35
Hourly Data $0$26
Hourly Rate $9.30 - $17.92
Overtime $13.20 - $26.23
Annual Data $0$42K
Bonus $81.09 - $5,051
Commission $7,000
Profit Sharing $15,120
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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$20,060 - $42,849
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 185

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Automotive Service Technician Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Automotive Service Technician in Springfield:
"Think twice."
You are not going to want to be doing this in ten years.

Automotive Service Technician in Birmingham:
"Low pay."
Make sure you get into this field knowing raises are hardly given.

Automotive Service Technician in Orlando:
"The Money Is Never Enough."
Hopefully you love working on cars and can be content. Hours can be long, projects can be difficult, get used to people. Focus and take your time to do the job properly. Having to go back and repeat something you forgot or missed causes you to lose money in the long run. Fix it right the first time.

Key Stats for Automotive Service Technician

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 46 votes.
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
70%
5-9 years
16%
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Skills That Affect Automotive Service Technician Salaries

Electronic Troubleshooting
▲8%

Automotive Engine Repair
▲7%

National Average
$27,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 46 votes.

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 50%
dental benefits
Dental: 29%
vision benefits
Vision: 30%
no benefits
None: 50%
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