The average hourly pay for an Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic at Valvoline Instant Oil Change is $11.50.
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Job Description for Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic
Automotive service technicians are more commonly known as "car mechanics" Automotive service technicians diagnose, repair and perform maintenance on automobiles. When performing diagnostics, automotive service technicians use electronic testing equipment to identify problems. In addition to special diagnostic equipment, the automotive service technician works with a wide range of tools which are used for repairs of diagnosed problems. The automotive service technician performs a mix of physic…Read more
Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic Tasks
- Communicate with customer service, parts and sales departments.
- Diagnose malfunctions using electronic testing equipment.
- Diagnose, repair and perform maintenance on automobiles.
- Maintain inventory of tools and parts.
Popular Employer Salaries for Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic
The top respondents for the job title Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic are from the companies Firestone Complete Auto Care, Wal-Mart Stores, Inc and Automotive. Reported salaries are highest at CarMax, Inc. where the average pay is $22.21. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Automotive and The Pep Boys, earning around $17.38 and $16.02, respectively. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc pays the lowest at around $11.37. The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co and Bridgestone Americas also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $14.44 and $14.60, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic
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Skills in Maintenance and Tools are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Training, Technical Services and Customer Service.
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 $10.83 based on 7 salaries. An early career Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $11.62 based on 29 salaries.
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