$16.00
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for an Automotive Technician in Boise, Idaho is $16.00 per hour.

$10.17 - $21.00
$16
MEDIAN: $16.00
50%

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Hourly Data $0$30
Hourly Rate $16.00
Overtime $30.00
Annual Data $0$79K
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$20,516 - $79,463
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 23 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 7

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 Boise, Idaho

Ada County, Idaho
218,280
Male:
110,099 (50.4%)
Female:
108,181 (49.6%)
Boise (/bɔɪsi/) is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. state of Idaho, as well as the county seat of Ada County. Located on the Boise River in southwestern Idaho, the population of Boise at the 2010 Census was 205,671, the 99th largest in the nation. Its estimated population in 2013 was 214,237. The Boise-Nampa metropolitan area, also known as the Treasure Valley, includes five counties with a combined population of 664,422, the most populous metropolitan area in Idaho. It contains the state's three largest cities; Boise, Nampa, and Meridian. Boise is the third most populous metropolitan area in the United States' Pacific Northwest region, behind Seattle and Portland. Etymology Accounts differ about the origin of the name. One account credits Capt. B.L.E. Bonneville of the U.S. Army as its source. After trekking for weeks through dry and rough terrain, his exploration party reached an overlook with a view of the...
Boise:
$55,309
Idaho:
$48,275
$864
Boise:
$209,900
Idaho:
$176,300
3.8%

Automotive Technician Job Listings

Key Stats for Automotive Technician

1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
10%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
40%

Skills That Affect Automotive Technician Salaries

National Average
$46,000

Electronic Troubleshooting
▼17%

System Repair
▼46%

Years of Experience

1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
10%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
40%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 60%
dental benefits
Dental: 40%
vision benefits
Vision: 20%
no benefits
None: 40%