$59,983
Avg. Salary
$23.75
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$1,007

Bonus

$1,250

Profit Sharing

$5,000

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Mechanic Foreman is $23.75 per hour.

The average pay for a Mechanic Foreman is $59,983 per year.

10%
$16.48
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$23.75
50%
$34.08
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MEDIAN $23.75
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$35k
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$60k
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$97k
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MEDIAN $59,983
$35,253 - $97,009
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MEDIAN: $59,983
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$0$97K
Salary $35,253 - $97,009
Bonus $0.00 - $9,989
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $14,191
Commission $5,000
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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$36,318 - $86,021
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 176
Hourly Data $0$54
Hourly Rate $16.48 - $34.08
Hourly Tips $2.22
Overtime $20.77 - $54.85
Annual Data $0$86K
Bonus $0.00 - $9,989
Commission $5,000
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $14,191
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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$36,318 - $86,021
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 389

Job Description

The title of mechanic foreman is given to craftsmen who also function in a supervisory role for a work site. This is a hands-on position that requires substantial field work, but also requires the training and guidance of other technicians on the job. The exact duties in this role depend on the company, but positions are common in fields such as HVAC, construction, and plumbing. Mechanic foreman positions require extensive experience in the field with the related equipment. Most jobs also require a mechanical journeyman license, and some companies may require internal testing to prove the individual's skills with specific environments. In some cases, licenses and accreditation are required for using specific tools or materials.

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Mechanic Foreman Tasks
  • Estimate project costs and timelines.
  • Order parts and supplies, and ensure appropriate inventory to complete jobs.
  • Inspect, examine, and test buildings, equipment, parts, or vehicles to determine condition and necessary work.
  • Supervise and coordinate mechanics, schedules, and project priorities.
  • Enforce safety regulations.

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Pay by Experience Level

Pay by Experience for a Mechanic Foreman has a positive trend. An entry-level Mechanic Foreman with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $44,000 based on 47 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Mechanic Foreman with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $48,000 based on 78 salaries. An experienced Mechanic Foreman which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $55,000 based on 143 salaries. A Mechanic Foreman with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $62,000 based on 122 salaries.

Job Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Mechanic Foreman?

Mechanic Foreman in Philadelphia:
"Home town boy."
Pros: Close to family
Cons: Cold weather

Mechanic Foreman in Richmond:
"Deal with everyone honestly and you never have to look back."
Do your best, be honest about your work, know your limitations, and recognize that not all things are repairable.

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Rated 4 out of 5
based on 102 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
8%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
39%

How Experience Affects Salaries

▲14%

▲2%

National Average
$54,000

▼12%

▼19%

How Skills Affect Salaries

Equipment Maintenance
▲13%


Electronic Troubleshooting
▼0%

National Average
$54,000

▼2%

Heavy Equipment Repair
▼2%

Industrial Hydraulics
▼11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 102 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
8%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
39%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 65%
dental benefits
Dental: 49%
vision benefits
Vision: 42%
no benefits
None: 32%