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

$24.61
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The average hourly pay for a Diesel Technician with Electronic Troubleshooting skills in Houston, Texas is $24.61.
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$18.12
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$24.61
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$31.79
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MEDIAN $24.61
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Hourly Rate
$18 - $32
Total Pay
$38,832 - $81,530

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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.

Diesel Technician Job Listings

Popular Skills for Diesel Technician

Skills in Heavy Duty Truck Repair and Systems Troubleshooting are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Automotive Engine Repair 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 $22.00 based on 5 salaries. A mid-career Diesel Technician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $25.08 based on 2 salaries.
Employees with Diesel Technician in their job title in Chicago, Illinois earn an average of 12.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Grand Rapids, Michigan (5.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Charlotte, North Carolina (17.3% less), Dallas, Texas (17.3% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (15.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 7 survey responses.
Early Career
71.4%
Mid Career
28.6%