Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Marine Mechanic is $17.70
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Marine Mechanics?
An early career Marine Mechanic with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $14.67 based on 19 salaries. A mid-career Marine Mechanic with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $23.00 based on 6 salaries. An experienced Marine Mechanic …Read more
What Do Marine Mechanics Do?
Marine mechanics work with gas, diesel, and on-board and outboard boat engines and are responsible for diagnosing, maintaining, and repairing boats in a professional and fast-paced environment. They must diagnose a variety of issues with boats and their engines, as well as repairing and troubleshooting to resolve these issues. They also assist with the setup and testing of new boats and must be able to move/drive them when necessary. Necessary skills for the position include changing fluids, …Read more
- Perform mechanical and or electrical repairs and maintenance to production and mechanical equipment.
- Comply with all company safety rules, procedures and applicable government regulations.
- Order replacement parts.
- Consult and review schematics.
- Determine causes of operating problems.