Average Diesel Technician Hourly Pay in El Paso, Texas

$14.83
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$1,150
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The average hourly pay for a Diesel Technician in El Paso, Texas is $14.83.
10%
$8.71
10%
$14.83
50%
$29.36
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MEDIAN $14.83
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Hourly Rate
$9 - $29
Bonus
$0 - $1,150
Total Pay
$20,903 - $49,295

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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%)

Diesel Technician Job Listings

Popular Skills for Diesel Technician

Skills in Heavy Duty Truck Repair are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Automotive Engine Repair, Electronic Troubleshooting, Troubleshooting and Heavy Equipment Repair.

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 $11.98 based on 7 salaries. A mid-career Diesel Technician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.26 based on 5 salaries.
Employees with Diesel Technician in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 48.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Phoenix, Arizona (43.7% more) and Dallas, Texas (41.5% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 12 survey responses.
Early Career
58.3%
Mid Career
41.7%