Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Shop Foreman is $23.15
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Shop Foremen?
An entry-level Shop Foreman with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $17.44 based on 8 salaries. An early career Shop Foreman with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.04 based on 327 salaries. A mid-career Shop …Read more
What Do Shop Foremen Do?
A shop foreman is responsible for planning, scheduling, performing, directing, and evaluating the repair and servicing of equipment. They have significant control of maintenance equipment and are in frequent contact with company employees that use this equipment. The shop foreman must routinely advise, consult, and help subordinates. They are also responsible for equipment repair schedules and records, including meeting any deadlines or requests by other employees. Additionally, the shop …Read more
- Identify, diagnose, and perform the most technical automotive repairs.
- Manage and maintain work environment safety, perform inspections, and ensure adherence to regulations.
- Train and mentor junior repair technicians, leading by example.
- Coordinate work among repair technicians, and perform vehicle inspections and repairs.