Average Late-Career Diesel Mechanic Hourly Pay in Grand Rapids, Michigan

$24.98
Avg. Hourly Rate
$3,500
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The average hourly pay for a Late-Career Diesel Mechanic in Grand Rapids, Michigan is $24.98.
25%
$22
MEDIAN
$24.98
75%
$28.35
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Hourly Rate
$22 - $28
Bonus
$0 - $3,500
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$50,419 - $62,379
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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 Electronic Troubleshooting, Maintenance and Troubleshooting are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Heavy Equipment Repair.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Diesel Mechanics?

An early career Diesel Mechanic with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $17.69 based on 5 salaries. An experienced Diesel Mechanic with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $22.25 based on 11 salaries.
Employees with Diesel Mechanic in their job title in Denver, Colorado earn an average of 8.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Houston, Texas (2.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Louisville, Kentucky (15.2% less), Dallas, Texas (5.3% less) and Columbus, Ohio (4.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 16 survey responses.
Early Career
31.3%
Experienced
68.8%