DIESEL TECHNICIAN SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$45,000
$29,000
Min 10%
$45,000
Median 50%
$70,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Sysco
Highest Paying City
Modesto, CA
Highest Paying State
Nevada
Average Experience Level
3.0 years
How much does a diesel technician make?
Diesel Technicians in the US make on average $45,959 annually or $22.1 hourly. The top 10 percent make over $70,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $29,000 per year. Transportation companies and Automotive companies have the most job opportunities for Diesel Technicians. The best states for high paying Diesel Technician jobs are Nevada, California, Utah, Oregon, and Washington. Most Diesel Technicians spend 3.0 years in the position.
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Average Diesel Technician Salary By Company

Diesel Technicians can expect good job security. Some industries pay higher than others. Transportation companies and Automotive companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Companies like Sysco or Penske Truck Leasing will get you the highest pay packages. In addition, companies like Sunbelt Rentals and Thompson Group report highly competitive salaries for Diesel Technicians.

Average Diesel Technician Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Diesel Technician in the USA is $45,959 annually or $22.1 hourly. The city with the highest Diesel Technician salary is Modesto, CA at $62,427 per year. Even as an entry-level Diesel Technician, you will make $42,000 per year in Modesto, CA. The highest earning states when it comes to Diesel Technician salaries are Nevada, California, Utah, Oregon, and Washington. Michigan, Wisconsin, Minnesota, North Dakota, and Maine have the lowest reported salaries for Diesel Technicians.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Modesto, CA
$62,427
2
North Las Vegas, NV
$57,919
3
Colorado Springs, CO
$51,303
4
Twin Falls, ID
$51,195
5
Smyrna, TN
$50,375

Average Diesel Technician Salary By Industry

The type of industry that a Diesel Technician works in can influence their earning potential. Our analysis shows that Transportation companies, Construction companies, and Retail companies pay higher-than-average wages for Diesel Technicians. Transportation companies pay their Diesel Technicians the highest wages, averaging $47,874 per year. Construction companies and Retail companies pay well too, at $46,118 and $46,088, respectively. The average salary for Diesel Technicians in the Automotive industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $43,316.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Transportation
$47,874
2
Construction
$46,118
3
Retail
$46,088
4
Professional
$45,465
5
Manufacturing
$45,386

RECENTLY ADDED Diesel Technician SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Amerit Fleet Solutions
Diesel Technician
10/31/2019
$100,000
10/31/2019
$31,305
Careerbuilder-Us
Diesel Technician
10/31/2019
$104,350
First Student
Diesel Technician
10/31/2019
$57,601
Firstgroup Plc
Diesel Technician
10/30/2019
$39,653
Essential Personnel, Inc.
Diesel Technician
10/30/2019
$29,218
First Transit
Diesel Technician
10/29/2019
$39,653
First Group
Diesel Technician
10/28/2019
$39,653
Firstgroup Plc
Diesel Technician
10/26/2019
$52,175
Amerit Fleet Solutions
Diesel Technician
10/25/2019
$100,000
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