$48,051
Avg. Salary
$19.80
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$1,010

Bonus

$989

Profit Sharing

$9,800

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Diesel Technician with Heavy Equipment Repair skills is $19.80 per hour.

The average pay for a Diesel Technician with Heavy Equipment Repair skills is $48,051 per year.

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$14.53
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$19.80
50%
$27.30
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MEDIAN $19.80
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$26k
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$48k
50%
$75k
90%
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MEDIAN $48,051
$25,504 - $75,233
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MEDIAN: $48,051
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$0$75K
Salary $25,504 - $75,233
Bonus $182 - $4,848
Profit Sharing $196 - $7,149
Commission $0.00 - $49,665
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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$31,043 - $64,337
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 10 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 122
Hourly Data $0$40
Hourly Rate $14.53 - $27.30
Hourly Tips $0.34
Overtime $20.63 - $40.32
Annual Data $0$64K
Bonus $182 - $4,848
Commission $0.00 - $49,665
Profit Sharing $196 - $7,149
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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$31,043 - $64,337
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 10 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,218

Job Description for Diesel Technician

Diesel technician are tasked with maintaining and repairing diesel engines.

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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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Pay by Experience Level for Diesel Technician

Pay by Experience for a Diesel Technician has a positive trend. An entry-level Diesel Technician with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $40,000 based on 464 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Diesel Technician with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $47,000 based on 268 salaries. An experienced Diesel Technician which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 239 salaries. A Diesel Technician with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $57,000 based on 101 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

8%

National Average: $45,051

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

Key Stats for Diesel Technician

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 269 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
12%

Experience Affects Diesel Technician Salaries

Late-Career
▲27%

Experienced
▲13%

Mid-Career
▲5%

National Average
$45,000

▼11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 269 votes.

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 74%
dental benefits
Dental: 60%
vision benefits
Vision: 52%
no benefits
None: 23%