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Average Experienced Diesel Technician with Troubleshooting Skills Hourly Pay in Houston, Texas

$25.96
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The average hourly pay for an Experienced Diesel Technician with Troubleshooting skills in Houston, Texas is $25.96.
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What Do Diesel Technicians Do?

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.

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Employees with Diesel Technician in their job title in Chicago, Illinois earn an average of 1.6% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (16.6% less), Atlanta, Georgia (8.6% less) and Grand Rapids, Michigan (1.7% less).