Average Diesel Mechanic Hourly Pay in Grand Rapids, Michigan

$20.45
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$2,000
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The average hourly pay for a Diesel Mechanic in Grand Rapids, Michigan is $20.45.
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$14.68
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$20.45
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$29.75
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Hourly Rate
$15 - $30
Bonus
$0 - $2,000
Total Pay
$30,991 - $63,569
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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 in Electronic Troubleshooting, Troubleshooting and Systems Troubleshooting are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Maintenance and Heavy Equipment 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 $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. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $25.
Employees with Diesel Mechanic in their job title in Dallas, Texas earn an average of 10.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Atlanta, Georgia (8.8% more) and Denver, Colorado (6.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Indianapolis, Indiana (3.3% less) and Phoenix, Arizona (1.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 25 survey responses.
Early Career
20.0%
Experienced
44.0%
Late Career
36.0%