Average Mid-Career Diesel Mechanic Hourly Pay in Houston, Texas

$23.75
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$509
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The average hourly pay for a Mid-Career Diesel Mechanic in Houston, Texas is $23.75.
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$17.12
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$23.75
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$29.40
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$17 - $29
Bonus
$0 - $509
Total Pay
$37,132 - $66,327
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Job Description for Diesel Mechanic

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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Popular Skills for Diesel Mechanic

Skills that pay less than market rate include Heavy Equipment Repair, Electronic Troubleshooting, Systems Troubleshooting, Troubleshooting and System Repair.

Pay by Experience Level for Diesel Mechanic

An early career Diesel Mechanic with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $18.18 based on 24 salaries. An experienced Diesel Mechanic with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $24.79 based on 19 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $26.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Tulsa, Oklahoma (27.2% less), Atlanta, Georgia (13.4% less) and Charlotte, North Carolina (9.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 60 survey responses.
Early Career
40.0%
Experienced
31.7%
Late Career
28.3%