Lead Mechanic

Lead Mechanic Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$49,000
$34,000
Min 10%
$49,000
Median 50%
$69,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Carnival
Highest Paying City
Anchorage, AK
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
4.5 years
How much does a lead mechanic make?
The national average salary for a Lead Mechanic in the United States is $49,164 per year or $23.64 per hour. The top 10 percent of earners make over $69,000 annually, whereas the bottom 10 percent of earners make under $34,000 per year. Most Lead Mechanic jobs are in Professional companies and Transportation companies. The top 5 states when it comes to Lead Mechanic salaries are Alaska, Washington, Oregon, Montana, and Wyoming. The typical tenure for a Lead Mechanic is 4.5 years.
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Mechanic
$41,245

Average Lead Mechanic Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries a Lead Mechanic makes. The most abundant employment opportunities for Lead Mechanics are in Professional companies and Transportation companies. Lead Mechanics at Carnival and Cemex Construction Materials Pacific report the highest salaries. Companies like Wynright and Bristol-Myers Squibb also pay high salaries to their Lead Mechanics.

Average Lead Mechanic Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Lead Mechanic in the United States is $49,164 per year or $23.64 per hour. Anchorage, AK reports the highest annual salary for Lead Mechanics at 82,609. Even as an entry-level Lead Mechanic, you will make $59,000 per year in Anchorage, AK. The top 5 states with the highest reported Lead Mechanic salaries are Alaska, Washington, Oregon, Montana, and Wyoming. Missouri, Mississippi, Kentucky, Vermont, and West Virginia have the lowest reported salaries for Lead Mechanics.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Anchorage, AK
$82,609
2
SeaTac, WA
$53,933
3
San Mateo, CA
$51,091
4
Kailua, HI
$43,185
5
Littleton, CO
$40,367

Average Lead Mechanic Pay By Industry

The type of industry that a Lead Mechanic works in can influence their earning potential. Our analysis shows that Energy companies, Transportation companies, and Hospitality companies pay higher-than-average wages for Lead Mechanics. Energy companies pay Lead Mechanics an average salary of $51,301, Transportation companies pay $50,457, and Hospitality companys come in at $50,167. At $47,432, the average salary for Lead Mechanics in the Manufacturing industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Energy
$51,301
2
Transportation
$50,457
3
Hospitality
$50,167
4
Construction
$50,147
5
Retail
$49,273

Recently Added Lead Mechanic Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Essential Personnel, Inc.
Lead Mechanic
01/30/2020
$50,000
Randstad
Lead Mechanic
01/29/2020
$70,000
Melaleuca
Lead Mechanic
01/29/2020
$44,286
01/26/2020
$65,803
Holocene Drilling, Inc.
Lead Mechanic
12/31/2019
$62,610
Bear Valley Unified
Lead Mechanic
11/29/2019
$63,507
System One Services
Lead Mechanic
11/24/2019
$70,000
City of Champaign
Lead Mechanic
10/30/2019
$61,546
Essential Personnel, Inc.
Lead Mechanic
10/30/2019
$50,000
Melaleuca
Lead Mechanic
10/04/2019
$44,286
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