How much does a Lead Mechanic make?

Updated Dec 6, 2021

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$58,588 /yr
Average Base Pay

207 salaries

$37K

Low

$59K

Average

$94K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The average salary for Lead Mechanic is $58,588 per year in the United States. The average additional cash compensation for a Lead Mechanic in the United States is undefined, with a range from undefined - undefined. Salaries estimates are based on 207 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Lead Mechanic employees in the United States.

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Performance Bicycle
3.5

Performance Bicycle

Lead Mechanic - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $15 - $22

$15

$22

$15 - $22 Range

First Student
4.1

First Student

Lead Mechanic

$56,921

 /yr
Range: $53K - $61K

$53K

$61K

$53,347 - $60,816 Range

ATS
3.5

ATS

Lead Mechanic - Hourly

$31

 /hr
Range: $26 - $40

$26

$40

$26 - $40 Range

ExpressJet Airlines
3.6

ExpressJet Airlines

Lead Mechanic - Hourly

$30

 /hr
Range: $17 - $32

$17

$32

$17 - $32 Range

Lime
3.7

Lime

Lead Mechanic - Hourly

$21

 /hr
Range: $17 - $21

$17

$21

$17 - $21 Range

West Star Aviation
3.8

West Star Aviation

Lead Mechanic - Hourly

$29

 /hr
Range: $28 - $36

$28

$36

$28 - $36 Range

Endeavor Air
3.8

Endeavor Air

Lead Mechanic - Hourly

$28

 /hr
Range: $25 - $29

$25

$29

$25 - $29 Range

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AAR
3.5

AAR

Lead Mechanic - Hourly

$28

 /hr
Range: $21 - $33

$21

$33

$21 - $33 Range

Dickinson Fleet Services
3.8

$61,883

 /yr
Range: $62K - $63K

$62K

$63K

$61,883 - $62,736 Range

NESCO Specialty Rentals
2.8

NESCO Specialty Rentals

Lead Mechanic - Hourly
About 

$24 -$44

 hourly

$24

$44

$24 - $44 Range

Amerit Fleet Solutions
4

Amerit Fleet Solutions

Lead Mechanic - Hourly
About 

$27 -$39

 hourly

$27

$39

$27 - $39 Range

TIMCO Aviation
3.2

TIMCO Aviation

Lead Mechanic - Hourly
About 

$25 -$35

 hourly

$25

$35

$25 - $35 Range

Republic Services
3.5

Republic Services

Lead Mechanic - Hourly
About 

$24 -$30

 hourly

$24

$30

$24 - $30 Range

Lyft
3.9

Lyft

Lead Mechanic

$74K

$91K

$73,941 - $91,264 Range

White Lodging
3.8

White Lodging

Lead Mechanic - Hourly
About 

$12 -$13

 hourly

$12

$13

$12 - $13 Range

Boutique Air
2.6

Boutique Air

Lead Mechanic - Hourly
About 

$29 -$36

 hourly

$29

$36

$29 - $36 Range

Mission Foods
3.5

Mission Foods

Lead Mechanic - Hourly
About 

$31 -$35

 hourly

$31

$35

$31 - $35 Range

Northrop Grumman
4

$65K

$90K

$64,672 - $90,404 Range

HAECO Americas
2.9

HAECO Americas

Lead Mechanic - Hourly
About 

$16 -$31

 hourly

$16

$31

$16 - $31 Range

City of Albuquerque
3.4

$50K

$54K

$49,522 - $53,660 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Lead Mechanic salaries

The national average salary for a Lead Mechanic is $58,588 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Lead Mechanic salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 207 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Lead Mechanic employees.

The highest salary for a Lead Mechanic in United States is $93,980 per year.

The lowest salary for a Lead Mechanic in United States is $36,525 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent lead mechanic salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$33
hourly
A Lead Mechanic in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $33 per hour
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8-10 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
College / University
$120,000
per year
A Lead A&P Mechanic in the Lancaster, PA Area area reported making $120,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Lancaster, PA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$62,400
per year
A Lead Diesel Mechanic in the Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area reported making $62,400 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$31
hourly
A Lead Mechanic in the Tampa, FL Area area reported making $31 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Tampa, FL Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$25
hourly
A Lead Mechanic in the Pittsburgh, PA Area area reported making $25 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Pittsburgh, PA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$37
hourly
A Lead Mechanic in the Cincinnati, OH Area area reported making $37 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Cincinnati, OH Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$72,900
per year
A Lead Mechanic in the Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area reported making $72,900 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$26
hourly
A Heavy Mechanic Lead in the Beaver Dam, WI Area area reported making $26 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Beaver Dam, WI Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$33
hourly
A Lead Mobile Mechanic in the Greenville, NC Area area reported making $33 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Greenville, NC Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
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