Construction Equipment Mechanic Salary

The average rate for a Construction Equipment Mechanic is $20.99 per hour. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for employees with more than 20 years' experience.

$26,761 - $153,867
$27K
$59K
$150K
MEDIAN: $58,868
10%
50%
90%

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$15.59 - $29.50
$16
$21
$29
MEDIAN: $20.93
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$0$153K
Salary $26,761 - $153,867
Bonus $1,000
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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$34,289 - $74,558
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 11
Hourly Data $0$39
Hourly Rate $15.59 - $29.50
Overtime $19.77 - $39.61
Annual Data $0$74K
Bonus $1,000
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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$34,289 - $74,558
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 62

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Job Description for Construction Equipment Mechanic

Construction equipment mechanics generally work for construction companies and companies which make, lease, rent, or repair construction equipment. They are responsible for the maintenance and repair of mechanical, hydraulic, diesel, and electrical equipment, as well as service documentation; some may also train new or junior technicians.

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Construction Equipment Mechanic Tasks

  • Maintain and repair heavy equipment, hydraulic, pneumatic, and electrical machinery and systems.
  • Maintain shop supplies, shop and tools.
  • Read, understand and apply information from technical manuals, prints and schematics.

Construction Equipment Mechanic Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Construction Equipment Mechanic

Pay by Experience for a Construction Equipment Mechanic has a positive trend. An entry-level Construction Equipment Mechanic with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $41,000 based on 21 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Construction Equipment Mechanic with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $49,000 based on 23 salaries. An experienced Construction Equipment Mechanic which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $57,000 based on 21 salaries. A Construction Equipment Mechanic with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $52,000 based on 23 salaries.

Construction Equipment Mechanic Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Construction Equipment Mechanic?

Construction Equipment Mechanic in Rosemount:
"Good job and hard work."
Pros: The people I work with. Always busy with something to do.
Cons: The pay could be better. At times long hard days.

Construction Equipment Mechanic in Middletown:
"Stay in school!"
Follow good safety procedures. Take care of your hands, and eyes you won't get another pair. Ask for a raise if you think you deserve one! Look for another job if you didn't get the raise.

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Key Stats for Construction Equipment Mechanic

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 16 votes.
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
30%
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Experience Affects Construction Equipment Mechanic Salaries

Experienced
▲14%

Late-Career
▲6%

Mid-Career
▼0%

National Average
$49,000

Entry-Level
▼18%

Skills That Affect Construction Equipment Mechanic Salaries

National Average
$49,000

Heavy Equipment Repair
▼13%

Equipment Maintenance
▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 16 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
30%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 49%
vision benefits
Vision: 30%
no benefits
None: 23%
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