How much does an Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic I make in the United States? The average Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic I salary in the United States is $49,000 as of August 29, 2022, but the range typically falls between $41,900 and $56,000. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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The Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic I provides miscellaneous mechanic works, including but not limited to body work, diagnosing, disassembling and assembling components and engines. Performs maintenance and repairs on automobiles and light trucks. Being an Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic I typically requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. Performs all duties according to safety procedures. In addition, Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic I typically reports to a supervisor. May require. Being an Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic I gains or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. Works under moderate supervision. Working as an Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic I typically requires 1-3 years of related experience or may have 0 years of experience plus an associates degree, or additional training, or certification. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)

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