Average Diesel Mechanic with Troubleshooting Skills Hourly Pay in South Africa

R138.75
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R20,028
Bonus
R29,500
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The average hourly pay for a Diesel Mechanic with Troubleshooting skills in South Africa is R138.75.
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R67.35
MEDIAN
R138.75
90%
R223.61
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Hourly Rate
R67 - R224
Bonus
R7,851 - R32,647
Profit Sharing
R0 - R29,500
Total Pay
R119,370 - R414,276

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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 that pay less than market rate include Systems Troubleshooting, Electronic Troubleshooting, Maintenance, Automotive Engine Repair and Heavy Equipment Repair.

Pay by Experience Level for Diesel Mechanic

An early career Diesel Mechanic with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R101.61 based on 26 salaries. A mid-career Diesel Mechanic with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R148.42 based on 35 salaries. An experienced Diesel Mechanic with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R166.86 based on 28 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of R120.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 104 survey responses.
Early Career
25.0%
Mid Career
33.7%
Experienced
26.9%
Late Career
14.4%