Shop Mechanic

Shop Mechanic Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$43,000
$31,000
Min 10%
$43,000
Median 50%
$60,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Foster Farms
Highest Paying City
Richmond, CA
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
3.1 years
How much does a shop mechanic make?
Shop Mechanics in America make, on average, $43,952 a year or $21.13 per hour. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 30,000. The top 10 percent earn over $61,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $31,000 annually. Most Shop Mechanic jobs are in Utilities companies and Construction companies. Alaska, California, Hawaii, Nevada, and District of Columbia are some of the states with the best Shop Mechanic salaries in the US. The typical tenure for a Shop Mechanic is 3.1 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Mechanic
$41,245

Average Shop Mechanic Salary By Location

Shop Mechanics in the US makes an average salary of $43,952 per year or $21.13 per hour. The top city when it comes to Shop Mechanic salaries is Richmond, CA at $57,815 per year. Even an entry-level Shop Mechanic makes $45,000 per year in Richmond, CA. The highest earning states when it comes to Shop Mechanic salaries are Alaska, California, Hawaii, Nevada, and District of Columbia. Iowa, South Dakota, Arkansas, Idaho, and Mississippi have the lowest reported salaries for Shop Mechanics.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Richmond, CA
$57,815
2
Odessa, TX
$47,207
3
Richmond, VA
$46,370
4
Tampa, FL
$45,415
5
Atlanta, GA
$45,046

Average Shop Mechanic Salary By Company

There is good job security in Shop Mechanic positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. Utilities companies and Construction companies have the most job opportunities for Shop Mechanics. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Shop Mechanics are Foster Farms and H&E Equipment Services. If you can find a job at a company like Airgas Mid South or University of California Press, they also offer very competitive salaries to their Shop Mechanics.

Average Shop Mechanic Pay By Industry

Shop Mechanic salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our data shows that Energy companies, Professional companies, and Retail companies tend to have the highest salaries for Shop Mechanics. Salaries for Shop Mechanics in Energy companies average $45,540 annually, while Professional companies and Retail companies pay $44,164 and $44,028, respectively. At $42,329, the average salary for Shop Mechanics in the Manufacturing industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Energy
$45,540
2
Professional
$44,164
3
Retail
$44,028
4
Transportation
$44,018
5
Construction
$43,650

Recently Added Shop Mechanic Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Brandsafway
Shop Mechanic
01/07/2020
$37,566
Lewistown
Shop Mechanic
01/06/2020
$37,253
Firstgroup Plc
Shop Mechanic
12/12/2019
$42,679
The City of Houston
Shop Mechanic
12/12/2019
$33,705
State of Indiana
Shop Mechanic
11/26/2019
$35,126
State of Indiana
Shop Mechanic
10/31/2019
$35,126
Omaha Track, Inc.
Shop Mechanic
09/30/2019
$48,001
Foster Farms
Shop Mechanic
09/18/2019
$53,302
Omaha Track, Inc.
Shop Mechanic
08/31/2019
$48,001
Foster Farms
Shop Mechanic
08/24/2019
$61,483
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