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

$21.50
Avg. Hourly Rate
$1,250
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The average hourly pay for a Mid-Career Diesel Mechanic in Dallas, Texas is $21.50.
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$16.71
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$21.50
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$29.97
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$17 - $30
Bonus
$0 - $1,250
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$35,360 - $62,338
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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 Maintenance and Automotive Engine Repair are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include System Repair and Electronic Troubleshooting.

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 $19.83 based on 22 salaries. An experienced Diesel Mechanic with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $24.35 based on 18 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $24.
Employees with Diesel Mechanic in their job title in San Antonio, Texas earn an average of 8.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Denver, Colorado (4.6% more) and Salt Lake City, Utah (2.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Tulsa, Oklahoma (20.9% less), Charlotte, North Carolina (5.0% less) and Indianapolis, Indiana (4.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 56 survey responses.
Early Career
39.3%
Experienced
32.1%
Late Career
28.6%