Average Diesel Technician Hourly Pay in San Antonio, Texas

$22.43
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$1,400
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The average hourly pay for a Diesel Technician in San Antonio, Texas is $22.43.
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$18.74
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$22.43
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$30.65
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MEDIAN $22.43
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Hourly Rate
$19 - $31
Bonus
$420 - $3,000
Total Pay
$40,605 - $74,341

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Job Description for Diesel Technician

Diesel Technician 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.

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Diesel Technician. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Diesel Technician
Diesel Mechanic
Diesel Shop Foreman / Mechanic
Field Service Technician
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Diesel Technician

Skills that pay less than market rate include Welding, Heavy Duty Truck Repair, Electronic Troubleshooting and Troubleshooting.

Pay by Experience Level for Diesel Technician

An early career Diesel Technician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $20.98 based on 7 salaries. A mid-career Diesel Technician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $22.49 based on 8 salaries.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (12.7% less), Indianapolis, Indiana (12.4% less) and Denver, Colorado (12.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 15 survey responses.
Early Career
46.7%
Mid Career
53.3%