Average Diesel Mechanic with Systems Troubleshooting Skills Salary in South Africa

R267,798
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R24,488
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The average salary for a Diesel Mechanic with Systems Troubleshooting skills in South Africa is R267,798.
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R39k
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R268k
90%
R540k
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R39k - R540k
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R10k - R28k
Total Pay
R58k - R441k

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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 Electronic Troubleshooting, 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 R60,000 based on 10 salaries. A mid-career Diesel Mechanic with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R246,600 based on 5 salaries. An experienced Diesel Mechanic with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R385,000 based on 7 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of R149,750.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 29 survey responses.
Early Career
34.5%
Mid Career
17.2%
Experienced
24.1%
Late Career
24.1%