Automobile Mechanic

Automobile Mechanic Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$44,000
$29,000
Min 10%
$44,000
Median 50%
$66,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Don Beyer Volvo
Highest Paying City
Washington, DC
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
4.0 years
How much does an automobile mechanic make?
Automobile Mechanics in America make, on average, $44,522 a year or $21.4 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $66,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $29,000 per year. The top 5 states when it comes to Automobile Mechanic salaries are Alaska, California, Nevada, Hawaii, and Washington. The typical employment for an Automobile Mechanic is 4.0 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Mechanic
$41,245

Average Automobile Mechanic Salary By Location

The national average salary for an Automobile Mechanic in the United States is $44,522 per year or $21.4 per hour. Washington, DC reports the highest Automobile Mechanic salaries at $48,454 per year. The average starting salary in Washington, DC for Automobile Mechanics is $27,000. The highest earning states when it comes to Automobile Mechanic salaries are Alaska, California, Nevada, Hawaii, and Washington. On the other hand, Michigan, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Vermont, and West Virginia report the lowest wages for Automobile Mechanics.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Washington, DC
$48,454
2
Falls Church, VA
$44,460
3
Columbia, MD
$44,279

Average Automobile Mechanic Salary By Company

Automobile Mechanics report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Automobile Mechanics are Don Beyer Volvo and TWIN RIVERS TECH.

Average Automobile Mechanic Pay By Industry

Wages for Automobile Mechanics can differ based on the industry they work in. By looking at our data, we can see that Technology companies, Professional companies, and Construction companies pay their Automobile Mechanics well. Technology companies pay Automobile Mechanics an average salary of $48,972, Professional companies pay $44,563, and Construction companys come in at $44,184. At $41,979, the average salary for Automobile Mechanics in the Automotive industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Technology
$48,972
2
Professional
$44,563
3
Construction
$44,184
4
Retail
$43,156
5
Automotive
$41,979

Recently Added Automobile Mechanic Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Westar Energy
Automobile Mechanic
09/08/2019
$88,510
Westar Energy
Automobile Mechanic
06/15/2019
$88,510