Average Diesel Technician with Troubleshooting Skills Hourly Pay in Dallas, Texas

$19.97
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The average hourly pay for a Diesel Technician with Troubleshooting skills in Dallas, Texas is $19.97.
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$14.63
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$29.89
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MEDIAN $19.97
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Hourly Rate
$15 - $30
Total Pay
$30,972 - $63,902

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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 how common a path is.
Diesel Technician
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 Equipment Repair, Electronic Troubleshooting, Systems Troubleshooting and Heavy Duty Truck Repair are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Welding.

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 $16.85 based on 6 salaries. A mid-career Diesel Technician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.69 based on 8 salaries. An experienced Diesel Technician with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $21.25 based on 7 salaries.
Employees with Diesel Technician in their job title in Chicago, Illinois earn an average of 37.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Houston, Texas (23.2% more) and Fort Worth, Texas (18.6% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 21 survey responses.
Early Career
28.6%
Mid Career
38.1%
Experienced
33.3%