The average hourly pay for a Parts Advisor is $13.44.
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Job Description for Parts Advisor
Parts advisors provide guidance on specific parts of automobiles. Almost every auto dealership has a parts advisor, and most chain-style automotive service company hire for this position as well. The important part of a potential employee’s credentials is their knowledge of cars and what makes them work. This type of knowledge is generally learned through many years working on and around cars, so previous experience in the automotive industry is critical. In addition, if applying for a job at a …Read more
Parts Advisor Tasks
- Purchase equipment parts or supplies in order to maintain stock levels.
- Maintain documentation of requisitions and records of inventory.
- Monitor and verify the delivery of parts, and conduct an inspection to ensure quality.
Job Satisfaction for Parts Advisor
The top respondents for the job title Parts Advisor are from the companies Chrysler Group LLC., Hoehn Motors and Hoehn Motors. Reported salaries are highest at Chrysler Group LLC. where the average pay is $13.50. Hoehn Motors pays the lowest at around $12.25.
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Popular Skills for Parts Advisor
Avg. Hourly Rate
Skills in Inventory Management and Customer Relations are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Inventory Control, Sales and Customer Service.
Pay by Experience Level for Parts Advisor
An entry-level Parts Advisor with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $12.24 based on 10 salaries. An early career Parts Advisor with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $12.49 based on 236 salaries. A mid-career Parts Advisor with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.17 based on 160 salaries. An experienced Parts Advisor with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.10 based on 160 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $16.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Parts Advisor in their job title in Minneapolis, Minnesota earn an average of 67.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Jacksonville, Florida (41.4% more) and Denver, Colorado (37.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Charlotte, North Carolina (5.1% less).
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