Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Transmission Mechanic is $19.37
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Transmission Mechanics?
An early career Transmission Mechanic with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $19.65 based on 6 salaries. A mid-career Transmission Mechanic with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $18.88 based on 5 salaries. An experienced …Read more
What Do Transmission Mechanics Do?
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.
In addition to working with transmissions, common tasks for transmission mechanics include changing oil and filters, changing …Read more