Average Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic with Maintenance Skills Hourly Pay

$16.05
Avg. Hourly RateShow Salary
$996
Bonus
$4,739
Commission
$1,500
Profit Sharing
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The average hourly pay for an Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic with Maintenance skills is $16.05.
10%
$10.61
MEDIAN
$16.05
90%
$25.76
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Hourly Rate
$11 - $26
Bonus
$101 - $6,040
Profit Sharing
$104 - $10,033
Commission
$550 - $20,049
Total Pay
$23,270 - $59,095

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Job Description for Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic

Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic Tasks
  • Diagnose, repair and perform maintenance on automobiles.
  • Maintain inventory of tools and parts.
  • Communicate with customer service, parts and sales departments.
  • Diagnose malfunctions using electronic testing equipment.
The top respondents for the job title Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic are from the companies Firestone Complete Auto Care, Wal-Mart Stores, Inc and Bridgestone Americas. Reported salaries are highest at CarMax, Inc. where the average pay is $23.03. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Automotive and Firestone Complete Auto Care, earning around $15.32 and $14.97, respectively. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc pays the lowest at around $11.45. Bridgestone Americas and The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $13.25 and $13.49, respectively.

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Popular Skills for Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic

Skills in Automotive Engine Repair, Electronic Troubleshooting, Troubleshooting, System Repair and Systems Troubleshooting are correlated to pay that is above average.

Pay by Experience Level for Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic

An entry-level Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $12.15 based on 89 salaries. An early career Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.12 based on 2,027 salaries. A mid-career Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.44 based on 1,245 salaries. An experienced Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.98 based on 1,162 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $23.
Employees with Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 15.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Chicago, Illinois (13.1% more) and San Diego, California (10.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Phoenix, Arizona (5.5% less), New York, New York (3.7% less) and Houston, Texas (3.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 5,336 survey responses.
Entry Level
1.7%
Early Career
38.0%
Mid Career
23.3%
Experienced
21.8%
Late Career
15.2%