Average Diesel Mechanic Salary in South Africa

R158,310
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R14,000
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The average salary for a Diesel Mechanic in South Africa is R158,310.
25%
R149k
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R158k
75%
R240k
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R149k - R240k
Bonus
R0 - R14k
Total Pay
R15k - R298k

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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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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 R150,000 based on 7 salaries. A mid-career Diesel Mechanic with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R155,700 based on 15 salaries.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 22 survey responses.
Early Career
31.8%
Mid Career
68.2%