Average Diesel Mechanic with Heavy Equipment Repair Skills Hourly Pay in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

$22.68
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The average hourly pay for a Diesel Mechanic with Heavy Equipment Repair skills in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is $22.68.
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$19.27
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$22.68
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$29.72
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What Do Diesel Mechanics Do?

Diesel Mechanic Tasks
  • Perform basic preventative maintenance, as well as troubleshoot and repair all types of diesel engine vehicles.
  • Maintain inventory of tools and supplies.
  • Learn and apply new technology in advanced diagnostics and repairs.
  • Comply with safety and EPA procedures.

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What Are Popular Skills for Diesel Mechanics?

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

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Diesel Mechanics?

A mid-career Diesel Mechanic with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $20.95 based on 4 salaries. An experienced Diesel Mechanic with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $25.01 based on 6 salaries.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (10.8% less), Phoenix, Arizona (10.5% less) and Salt Lake City, Utah (6.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 10 survey responses.
Mid Career
40.0%
Experienced
60.0%