Average Diesel Technician with Heavy Equipment Repair Skills Hourly Pay in Phoenix, Arizona

$21.58
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The average hourly pay for a Diesel Technician with Heavy Equipment Repair skills in Phoenix, Arizona is $21.58.
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$11.56
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$21.58
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$28.17
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MEDIAN $21.58
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Hourly Rate
$12 - $28
Total Pay
$24,201 - $80,927

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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
Field Service Technician
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Diesel Technician

Skills in Electronic Troubleshooting and Troubleshooting are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Automotive Engine Repair, Heavy Duty Truck Repair and 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 $15.00 based on 8 salaries. A mid-career Diesel Technician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $23.42 based on 7 salaries.
Employees with Diesel Technician in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 1.9% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Charlotte, North Carolina (12.0% less), Atlanta, Georgia (9.8% less) and Indianapolis, Indiana (7.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 15 survey responses.
Early Career
53.3%
Mid Career
46.7%