Heavy Equipment Mechanic in Los Angeles Salary

The average wage for a Heavy Equipment Mechanic in Los Angeles, California is $24.72 per hour.

$16.48 - $26.49
$25
MEDIAN: $24.98
50%

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Hourly Data $0$47
Hourly Rate $24.98
Overtime $47.25
Annual Data $0$96K
Total Pay (?
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$27,616 - $96,942
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 9

Job Description for Heavy Equipment Mechanic

Heavy equipment mechanics are in charge of maintaining company-related machinery. They are responsible for providing upkeep to that machinery to ensure that needed equipment functions properly; this includes preventive care and maintenance. Heavy equipment mechanics perform regular inspections to ensure machines comply with local, state, and federal regulations. They must possess advanced mechanical skills to troubleshoot and fix industrial equipment using heavy tools, as well as receive regular training to meet performance standards. They install equipment parts and recycle as required, and they often work on replacing outdated machinery.

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Heavy Equipment Mechanic Tasks

  • Maintain and repair heavy equipment, hydraulic, pneumatic, and electrical machinery and systems.
  • Maintain shop supplies, shop and tools.
  • Read, understand and apply information from technical manuals, prints and schematics.

About Los Angeles, California

Los Angeles County, California
3,971,896
Male:
1,958,998 (49.3%)
Female:
2,012,898 (50.7%)
Los Angeles (/lɒs ˈændʒəlᵻs/, Spanish for "The Angels"), officially the City of Los Angeles and often known by its initials L.A., is the second-most populous city in the United States after New York City, the most populous city in California, and the county seat of Los Angeles County. Situated in Southern California, Los Angeles is known for its mediterranean climate, ethnic diversity, sprawling metropolis, and as a major center of the American entertainment industry. Los Angeles lies in a large coastal basin surrounded on three sides by mountains reaching up to and over 10,000 feet (3,000 m). Historically home to the Chumash and Tongva, Los Angeles was claimed by Juan Rodríguez Cabrillo for Spain in 1542 along with the rest of what would become Alta California. The city was officially founded on September 4, 1781, by Spanish governor Felipe de Neve. It became a part of Mexico in 1821 following the Mexican...
Los Angeles:
$52,024
California:
$64,500
$1,271
Los Angeles:
$542,100
California:
$449,100
4.8%

Heavy Equipment Mechanic Job Listings

Key Stats for Heavy Equipment Mechanic

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
33%

Skills That Affect Heavy Equipment Mechanic Salaries

Troubleshooting
▲2%

Industrial Hydraulics
▲2%

Welding
▲1%

National Average
$52,000

Heavy Equipment Repair
▼1%

Electronic Troubleshooting
▼1%

Equipment Maintenance
▼30%

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
33%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 100%
vision benefits
Vision: 80%
no benefits
None: