How much does an Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic III make in the United States? The average Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic III salary in the United States is $59,700 as of June 28, 2021, but the range typically falls between $53,600 and $67,500. 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 III 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 III typically requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. Performs all duties according to safety procedures. In addition, Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic III typically reports to a supervisor. Being an Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic III has gained full proficiency in a broad range of activities related to the job. Independently performs a wide range of complex duties under general guidance from supervisors. Working as an Automotive Service Technician / Mechanic III typically requires 5-7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)

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