Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Parts Counterman is $14.59
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Parts Countermen?
An entry-level Parts Counterman with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $12.47 based on 39 salaries. An early career Parts Counterman with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $13.64 based on 522 salaries. A …Read more
What Do Parts Countermen Do?
A parts counterman typically works in an automotive or hardware retail store. They are the "middle man" between the parts technicians and the customers.
They assist customers over the phone, fulfilling requests and orders for parts; if the part is not in stock, they must advise the customer if there is another suitable replacement and alert the customer when the order comes in.
If a customer returns a defective part, they must identify the defect and either exchange it for a new part or …Read more
- 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.