Average Automotive Technician with Automotive Engine Repair Skills Hourly Pay in Sacramento, California

$19.00
Avg. Hourly Rate
$1,800
Bonus
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The average hourly pay for an Automotive Technician with Automotive Engine Repair skills in Sacramento, California is $19.00.
10%
$12.26
MEDIAN
$19
90%
$27.40
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Hourly Rate
$12 - $27
Bonus
$0 - $1,800
Total Pay
$32,149 - $56,468

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Job Description for Automotive Technician

Automotive Technician 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.

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Popular Skills for Automotive Technician

Skills in System Repair, Electronic Troubleshooting and Troubleshooting are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Maintenance.

Pay by Experience Level for Automotive Technician

An early career Automotive Technician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $17.80 based on 5 salaries. A mid-career Automotive Technician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $20.50 based on 7 salaries.
Employees with Automotive Technician in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 11.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Orlando, Florida (10.2% more) and Seattle, Washington (5.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (10.5% less), San Antonio, Texas (10.2% less) and Chicago, Illinois (1.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 12 survey responses.
Early Career
41.7%
Mid Career
58.3%