$48,520
Avg. Salary
$19.47
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$1,474

Bonus

$575

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Transmission Mechanic is $19.47 per hour.

The average pay for a Transmission Mechanic is $48,520 per year.

10%
$12.25
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$19.47
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$31.22
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MEDIAN $19.47
10%
$26k
10%
$49k
50%
$73k
90%
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MEDIAN $48,520
$26,286 - $73,004
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$73K
MEDIAN: $48,520
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$0$73K
Salary $26,286 - $73,004
Bonus $100 - $10,300
Profit Sharing $575
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$26,355 - $68,057
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 93
Hourly Data $0$35
Hourly Rate $12.25 - $31.22
Hourly Tips $0.00
Overtime $14.79 - $35.59
Annual Data $0$68K
Bonus $100 - $10,300
Profit Sharing $575
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$26,355 - $68,057
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 206

Job Description for Transmission Mechanic

Transmission mechanics repair and maintain the transmission systems of cars so that gears can be changed effectively while driving. These mechanics must have knowledge of both manual and automatic transmissions and be proficient with hand and power tools in order to make all necessary repairs. In many positions, they also have to repair other parts of cars' engines.

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Transmission Mechanic Tasks
  • Diagnose, repair and perform maintenance on automobiles.
  • Maintain inventory of tools and parts.
  • Communicate with customer service, parts and sales departments.
  • Diagnose malfunctions using electronic testing equipment.

Transmission Mechanic Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Transmission Mechanic

Pay by Experience for a Transmission Mechanic has a positive trend. An entry-level Transmission Mechanic with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $31,000 based on 57 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Transmission Mechanic with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $38,000 based on 31 salaries. An experienced Transmission Mechanic which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $44,000 based on 46 salaries. A Transmission Mechanic with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 61 salaries.

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Key Stats for Transmission Mechanic

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 41 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
40%

Experience Affects Transmission Mechanic Salaries

Late-Career
▲18%

Experienced
▲3%

National Average
$43,000

Mid-Career
▼11%

Entry-Level
▼28%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 41 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
40%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 34%
dental benefits
Dental: 23%
vision benefits
Vision: 19%
no benefits
None: 66%