Average Early-Career Diesel Mechanic with Heavy Duty Truck Repair Skills Hourly Pay in South Africa

R63.00
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R9,000
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The average hourly pay for an Early-Career Diesel Mechanic with Heavy Duty Truck Repair skills in South Africa is R63.00.
25%
ZAR 28.50
MEDIAN
ZAR 63
75%
ZAR 94.77
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Hourly Rate
R29 - R95
Bonus
R0 - R9,000
Total Pay
R70,910 - R237,760

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Job Description for Diesel Mechanic

Diesel Mechanic Tasks
  • Perform basic preventative maintenance, as well as troubleshoot and repair all types of diesel engine vehicles.
  • Maintain inventory of tools and supplies.
  • Learn and apply new technology in advanced diagnostics and repairs.
  • Comply with safety and EPA procedures.

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Popular Skills for Diesel Mechanic

Skills in Heavy Equipment Repair, Automotive Engine Repair, Maintenance, Troubleshooting and Systems Troubleshooting are correlated to pay that is above average.

Pay by Experience Level for Diesel Mechanic

A mid-career Diesel Mechanic with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R66.50 based on 12 salaries. An experienced Diesel Mechanic with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R0.00 based on 9 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of R0.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 26 survey responses.
Mid Career
46.2%
Experienced
34.6%
Late Career
19.2%