$47,000
Avg. Salary
$20.50
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for an Automotive Technician in Albany, New York is $20.50 per hour.

The average pay for an Automotive Technician in Albany, New York is $47,000 per year.

$18
10%
$21
50%
$24
90%
MEDIAN $21
$0
10%
$47k
50%
$0
90%
MEDIAN $47,000
$17.85 - $24.30
$20
MEDIAN: $20.50
50%

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Hourly Data $0$24
Hourly Rate $20.50
Overtime $8.75
Annual Data $0$73K
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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$24,125 - $73,974
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Nov 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 8

Job Description for Automotive Technician

An automotive technician performs routine repairs, diagnostics, and maintenance on vehicles, including brake and hydraulic, exhaust, primary and/or advanced fuel ignition and electrical, suspension and alignment, air conditioning and computer systems. They typically work in an automotive repair shop or chain, describing needed work to customers and providing cost estimates needed to bring customer's vehicles up to manufacturer's specifications; they also may open their own auto shop or work in specialty companies such as dealerships or car rental companies. An auto shop, which often runs during regular business hours, usually has more than one technician, who are supervised by a shop manager or senior technician. The automotive technician also orders auto parts and other supplies needed for the repairs.

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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.

About Albany, New York

Albany County, New York
98,452
Male:
47,627 (48.4%)
Female:
50,825 (51.6%)
Albany (/ˈɔːlbəniː/ AWL-bə-nee) is the capital of the U.S. state of New York and the seat of Albany County. Roughly 150 miles (240 km) north of New York City, Albany developed on the west bank of the Hudson River, about 10 miles (16 km) south of its confluence with the Mohawk River. The population of the City of Albany was 97,856 according to the 2010 census. Albany constitutes the economic and cultural core of the Capital District of New York State, which comprises the Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area, including the nearby cities and suburbs of Troy, Schenectady, and Saratoga Springs. With a Census-estimated population of 1,170,483 in 2013, the Capital District is the third-most populous metropolitan region in the state and 38th in the United States. Fortune 500 companies that have offices in Albany include American Express, J.P. Morgan and Chase, Merrill Lynch, General Electric, Verizon, Goldman Sachs, International Paper, and Key...
Albany:
$38,267
New York:
$60,850
$852
Albany:
$172,600
New York:
$293,500
5.7%

Automotive Technician Job Listings

Key Stats for Automotive Technician

1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
27%

Skills That Affect Automotive Technician Salaries

National Average
$45,000

System Repair
▼8%

Troubleshooting
▼10%

Electronic Troubleshooting
▼10%

Automotive Engine Repair
▼14%

Maintenance
▼14%

Years of Experience

1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
27%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 57%
dental benefits
Dental: 29%
vision benefits
Vision: 14%
no benefits
None: 43%