Experienced Diesel Technician Salary

An average Experienced Diesel Technician can expect to take home roughly $22.92 per hour. Geographic location is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by the specific employer. For the most part, Experienced Diesel Technicians enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. Medical benefits are awarded to a strong majority, and more than half earn dental coverage. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$39,426 - $79,728
$39K
$56K
$80K
MEDIAN: $55,901
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$17.73 - $30.96
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$0$79K
Salary $39,426 - $79,728
Bonus $482 - $5,152
Profit Sharing $750
Commission $7,950
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$38,341 - $73,479
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 43
Hourly Data $0$47
Hourly Rate $17.73 - $30.96
Overtime $26.70 - $47.92
Annual Data $0$73K
Bonus $482 - $5,152
Commission $7,950
Profit Sharing $750
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$38,341 - $73,479
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 357

Diesel Technician Job Listings

Popular Employer Salaries for Diesel Technician


Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $52,204

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

For Experienced Diesel Technicians, busy Portland offers a higher-than-average pay rate, 7 percent above the national average. Experienced Diesel Technicians will also find cushy salaries in Richmond (+5 percent) and Dallas (+3 percent). The smallest paychecks in the market, 17 percent south of the national average, can be found in Houston.

Key Stats for Diesel Technician

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 67 votes.
10-19 years
84%
20 years or more
16%

Skills That Affect Diesel Technician Salaries

Systems Troubleshooting
▲5%



National Average
$52,000

Automotive Engine Repair
▼1%

Heavy Equipment Repair
▼3%

Welding
▼4%

Paccar Engine Repair
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 67 votes.

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 68%
vision benefits
Vision: 59%
no benefits
None: 18%