How much does a Car Mechanic make? The average Car Mechanic salary is $57,509 as of June 27, 2024, but the salary range typically falls between $49,327 and $65,771. 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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Job Openings for Car Mechanic
Jay's Kirkland Autocare - Kirkland , WA
Your next opportunity to advance your career in automotive repair awaits at Jay's Kirkland Autocare in Kirkland, WA as a full-time Car Mechanic - Auto Tech ! PAY & PERKS Join our team and experience ...
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Bowen Street Garage - Longmont , CO
We are currently seeking a skilled Car Mechanic - Auto Tech to join our team full-time . At Bowen Street Garage, we offer more than just a job; we provide a fulfilling career. Joining our team means ...
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Fleet Service Auto & Truck Repair - Everett , WA
As an Experienced Auto Technician - Car Mechanic, you are trusted by our customers, and they value your integrity. Each day, you correctly diagnose mechanical problems, perform alignments, and test ...
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Nealey Tire & Auto - Derwood , MD
BECOMING OUR CAR MECHANIC - AUTO TECH As a Car Mechanic - Auto Tech, you are the backbone of our business, responsible for tackling a variety of vehicle issues that come through our doors. Your ...
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Jerry's Automotive Service - Waukesha , WI
As our Certified Auto Tech - Car Mechanic, you will command competitive compensation ranging from $20 to $45 per hour , contingent upon your extensive experience. We also offer a comprehensive array ...
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Pro Import Automotive Service and Repair - Gainesville , GA
Rev up your career and fuel your passion for automotive excellence as a full-time Car Mechanic - Auto Tech at Pro Import Automotive Service and Repair in Gainesville, GA! Prepare for an exhilarating ...
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Car Mechanic Salary in Major Cities

This chart shows the salary comparison for Car Mechanic between major cities. San Francisco City consistently ranks #1 as of June 27, 2024. Click on the chart to see the detail salary data for Car Mechanic in each city.
Click to see the salary for Car Mechanic in these major U.S. cities.
City Name Average Salary
San Francisco, CA $71,886
Washington, DC $64,007
Miami, FL $55,496
Chicago, IL $60,327
Boston, MA $64,467
New York, NY $67,170
Dallas, TX $56,761
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Average Base Salary

Core compensation

 
 
 
49327
65771
57509

Average Total Cash Compensation

Includes base and annual incentives

 
 
 
49687
66415
57936
What is the average salary for Car Mechanic in 2024?
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Car Mechanic in the United States. The base salary for Car Mechanic ranges from $49,327 to $65,771 with the average base salary of $57,509. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $49,687 to $66,415 with the average total cash compensation of $57,936.
Average Salary Average Salary Range
Base Salary $57,509 $49,327 - $65,771
Bonus $428 $360 - $644
Total Pay $57,936 $49,687 - $66,415
* Base Salary represents gross income before taxes and deductions. It does not include additional pay such as benefits, bonuses, profit sharing or commissions.
* Total Pay combines base salary, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job.
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What's the difference between Rail Car Mechanic and Car Mechanic?
According to our latest salary estimation on June 27, 2024. The average salary of Car Mechanic is $57,509, and the average salary of Rail Car Mechanic is $48,248. The average salary of Rail Car Mechanic is lower than Car Mechanic. ( 2024-06-27 salary.com )
I am a Car Mechanic, which location’s salary is higher, Auburn, AL or Bentonville, AR?
Bentonville, AR typically sees higher pay than Auburn, AL for Car Mechanic. a Car Mechanic Salary in Bentonville, AR is $51,988 as of June 27, 2024; a Car Mechanic Salary in Auburn, AL is $50,723 as of June 27, 2024. ( 2024-06-27 salary.com )
Why does the salary of a Car Mechanic vary from city to city?
The cost of living is tied to salaries. If the expenses are higher in a particular city, then the wage level will be higher as well to afford the people can opportunity to live there. This is why you're always going to make more money in New York City for example, than in a small town. ( 2024-06-27 salary.com )
What are the Pay Factors for Car Mechanic?
Salary ranges for a Car Mechanic can vary widely, depending on the city and several other pay factors, including (but not limited to) education level, certifications, additional skills, and work experience. Click here to view Eight Factors That Can Affect Your Pay ( 2024-06-27 salary.com )
How the Pay Factors Influence Your Pay?
Salaries are ultimately dictated by the position being applied to, and hiring company, but there are several important pay factors that come into play based on your individual history that could impact your value to the company. Salary.com's Personal Salary Report will analyze these factors for you to help you maximize your earning potential. ( 2024-06-27 salary.com )

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Last Update: June 27, 2024