$16.79
Avg. Hourly Rate
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$15.26 - $23.58
$17
MEDIAN: $16.79
50%

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Hourly Data $0$23
Hourly Rate $16.79
Overtime $21.44
Annual Data $0$68K
Total Pay (?
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$18,383 - $68,510
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 8

How much does an Automotive Technician make in Lancaster, PA?

An Automotive Technician in Lancaster earns an average of $16.79 per hour. This is 3% lower than the national average for an Automotive Technician which is $17.
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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 Lancaster, Pennsylvania

Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
59,368
Male:
29,202 (49.2%)
Female:
30,166 (50.8%)
Lancaster (/ˈlænkæstər/, local /ˈlæŋkᵻstər/; Pennsylvania German: Lengeschder) is a city located in South Central Pennsylvania which serves as the seat of Pennsylvania's Lancaster County and one of the oldest inland towns in the United States (along with Hartford, Connecticut; Springfield, Massachusetts; Petersburg, Virginia; Albany, New York; Schenectady, New York, and several other early settlements). With a population of 59,322, it ranks eighth in population among Pennsylvania's cities. The Lancaster metropolitan area population is 507,766, making it the 101st largest metropolitan area in the US and 2nd largest in the South Central Pennsylvania area. The city's primary industries include healthcare, tourism, public administration, manufacturing, both professional and semi-professional services, and home of the Park City Center shopping mall, the largest indoor retail facility in the region. Lancaster hosts more electronic public CCTV outdoor cameras per capita than cities such as Boston...
Lancaster:
$33,772
Pennsylvania:
$53,115
$778
Lancaster:
$107,900
Pennsylvania:
$164,900
8.8%

Automotive Technician Job Listings

Key Stats for Automotive Technician

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
42%

Skills That Affect Automotive Technician Salaries

Electronic Troubleshooting
▲4%

Troubleshooting
▲2%

Maintenance
▼0%

National Average
$44,000

Automotive Engine Repair
▼1%

System Repair
▼8%

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
42%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 60%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
no benefits
None: