Entry-Level Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic Salary

The average rate for an Entry-Level Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic is $13.30 per hour.

$19,375 - $55,591
$19K
$34K
$56K
MEDIAN: $34,367
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50%
90%

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$9.78 - $20.18
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$14
$20
MEDIAN: $13.77
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$0$55K
Salary $19,375 - $55,591
Bonus $101.07 - $6,020
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $5,106
Commission $200.89 - $8,877
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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$20,584 - $46,401
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 538
Hourly Data $0$28
Hourly Rate $9.78 - $20.18
Hourly Tips $0.12 - $4.47
Overtime $13.57 - $28.52
Annual Data $0$46K
Bonus $101.07 - $6,020
Commission $200.89 - $8,877
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $5,106
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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$20,584 - $46,401
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 2,774

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $30,680

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Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic Advice

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

Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic in Largo:
"Don't ever accept second best."
Learn as much as you can!

Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic in Virginia Beach:
"The working condision."
Get in writing go to school get a real job.

Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic in Fairfield:
Do not do it, it is stressful, you are supposed to own every tool ever made, not enough hours, or, too many. Employers usually don't care about family needs.

Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic in Port Jervis:
"More money don't cut your self short."
Same.do not cut your self short with pay.

Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic in Houston:
"Following policy."
First go to technical school for training and study and then hand on job. It will help your self to improve your skill. The longer you on job the better experience on your career.

Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic in Charlotte:
"Pick another career."
You love to repair vehicles and you're good at it, but management will cut your throat and make you hate your decision. If you're good at repairing things go into the field of repairing medical equipment.

Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic in Washington:
"Hard work."
Better love what you do and love people always asking for help.

Key Stats for Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 534 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
74%
5-9 years
21%
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Skills That Affect Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic Salaries






Welding
▲3%

▲2%

Computer Service
▲2%

Metal Inert Gas (MIG) Welding
▲2%

National Average
$31,000

▼2%

▼5%


Training
▼7%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
▼9%


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 534 votes.

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 50%
dental benefits
Dental: 36%
vision benefits
Vision: 29%
no benefits
None: 49%
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