Average Diesel Mechanic with Electronic Troubleshooting Skills Hourly Pay

$21.39
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$1,100
Bonus
$4,000
Commission
$2,035
Profit Sharing
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The average hourly pay for a Diesel Mechanic with Electronic Troubleshooting skills is $21.39.
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$15.23
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$21.39
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$29.48
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Hourly Rate
$15 - $29
Bonus
$202 - $5,007
Profit Sharing
$487 - $10,137
Commission
$919 - $34,255
Total Pay
$32,804 - $67,616
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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.
The top respondents for the job title Diesel Mechanic are from the companies Penske Truck Leasing LLC, Waste Management, Inc. and Ryder Systems, Inc.. Reported salaries are highest at Cummins, Inc. where the average pay is $25.49. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include MHC Kenworth and Sunbelt Rentals, Inc., earning around $24.30 and $24.10, respectively. Ryder Systems, Inc. pays the lowest at around $20.12. Waste Management, Inc. and Penske Truck Leasing LLC also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $20.84 and $21.88, respectively.

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What Are Popular Skills for Diesel Mechanics?

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

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Diesel Mechanics?

An entry-level Diesel Mechanic with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $15.91 based on 8 salaries. An early career Diesel Mechanic with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $18.42 based on 635 salaries. A mid-career Diesel Mechanic with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $21.42 based on 518 salaries. An experienced Diesel Mechanic with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $23.02 based on 566 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 Atlanta, Georgia earn an average of 17.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Denver, Colorado (12.1% more) and Dallas, Texas (7.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Phoenix, Arizona (5.3% less), Indianapolis, Indiana (4.3% less) and Houston, Texas (0.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 2,177 survey responses.
Entry Level
0.4%
Early Career
29.2%
Mid Career
23.8%
Experienced
26.0%
Late Career
20.7%