The average salary for a Service Manager Automotive with Customer Service skills is $54,402.
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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 Firestone Complete Auto Care, The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co and Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. Reported salaries are highest at Cummins, Inc. where the average pay is $70,689. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Automotive and Firestone Complete Auto Care, earning around $62,319 and $58,958, respectively. Jiffylube pays the lowest at around $43,737. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc and The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $49,861 and $50,000, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Service Manager Automotive
Automotive Engine Repair
Skills in Operations Management, Employee Relations, Automotive Engine Repair and Customer Relationship Management (CRM) are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Customer Relations.
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 $44,636 based on 9 salaries. An early career Service Manager Automotive with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $46,347 based on 317 salaries. A mid-career Service Manager Automotive with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $51,081 based on 325 salaries. An experienced Service Manager Automotive with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $56,565 based on 493 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $60,544.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Service Manager Automotive in their job title in Austin, Texas earn an average of 24.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Phoenix, Arizona (9.7% more) and Houston, Texas (5.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Seattle, Washington (21.0% less) and Chicago, Illinois (0.4% less).
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