The average salary for an Experienced Service Manager Automotive is $58,311.
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Job Description for Service Manager Automotive
Service managers in the automotive field oversee automotive technicians and administrative personnel, and this job is usually performed in a repair garage. Many service managers began as automotive technicians, as the job requires the service manager to have expertise in the automotive repair field. Some repair garages work primarily with engines, while others improve body work after accidents or apply similar customizations. Prior to work being performed on a car, the service manager must asse…Read more
Service Manager Automotive Tasks
- Manage automotive technicians, shop attendants, and their training.
- May manage parts inventory.
- Ensure maximum profitability and customer satisfaction.
- Complete quality checks and documentation of all completed work before delivery to client.
Popular Employer Salaries for Service Manager Automotive
The top respondents for the job title Service Manager Automotive are from the companies Wal-Mart Stores, Inc, The Pep Boys and Automotive. Reported salaries are highest at Automotive where the average pay is $60,000. The Pep Boys pays the lowest at around $52,890.
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Popular Skills for Service Manager Automotive
Automotive Engine Repair
Skills that pay less than market rate include Automotive Engine Repair, Customer Relations, Employee Relations, Operations Management and Customer Service.
Pay by Experience Level for Service Manager Automotive
An entry-level Service Manager Automotive with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $44,917 based on 22 salaries. An early career Service Manager Automotive with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $49,366 based on 588 salaries. A mid-career Service Manager Automotive with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $52,177 based on 605 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $60,998.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Service Manager Automotive in their job title in Richmond, Virginia earn an average of 10.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Portland, Oregon (9.3% more) and Atlanta, Georgia (4.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Indianapolis, Indiana (19.4% less) and Cincinnati, Ohio (11.5% less).
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