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How much does a Mechanic make?

Updated Jan 6, 2022

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Employer Size

Experience

$48,826 /yr
Average Base Pay

5,909 salaries

$32K

Low

$49K

Average

$74K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

How much does a Mechanic make? The national average salary for a Mechanic is $48,826 in United States. Filter by location to see Mechanic salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 5,909 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Mechanic employees.

What is the salary trajectory for a Mechanic?

$48,826 /yrMechanic
$54,143 /yrSenior Mechanic
$58,588 /yrLead Mechanic
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What are some related job titles for a Mechanic?

Aircraft Mechanic

$56,098

per year

Automotive Mechanic

$53,686

per year

Auto Mechanic

$46,309

per year

Diesel Mechanic

$49,616

per year

Recent User Submitted Salaries for Aviation Structural Mechanic in United States of America

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$5,688

/moAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Aviation Structural Mechanic with 1 to 3 years of experience

$49,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Diesel Mechanic with 7 to 9 years of experience

$18

/hrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Mechanic with 1 to 3 years of experience

$85,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Mechanic with 10 to 14 years of experience

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$15

/hrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Mechanic with 1 to 3 years of experience

$30

/hrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Mechanic with more than 15 years of experience

$72,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Mechanic with 10 to 14 years of experience

$15

/hrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Aviation Mechanic with 1 to 3 years of experience

$35

/hrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a HVAC Mechanic with 7 to 9 years of experience

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US Army
3.8

US Army

Mechanic

$57,965

 /yr
Range: $25K - $86K

$25K

$86K

$25,371 - $86,310 Range

Ryder System
3.6

Ryder System

Mechanic

$46,873

 /yr
Range: $44K - $57K

$44K

$57K

$43,792 - $57,208 Range

Waste Management
3.7

Waste Management

Mechanic

$48,039

 /yr
Range: $36K - $79K

$36K

$79K

$36,030 - $79,117 Range

Love's Travel Stops & Country Stores
4.2

Love's Travel Stops & Country Stores

Mechanic

$38,476

 /yr
Range: $32K - $61K

$32K

$61K

$31,810 - $61,010 Range

Firestone Complete Auto Care
3.2

Firestone Complete Auto Care

Mechanic

$32,276

 /yr
Range: $26K - $60K

$26K

$60K

$25,843 - $59,918 Range

US Foods
3.4

US Foods

Mechanic

$48,756

 /yr
Range: $36K - $55K

$36K

$55K

$35,851 - $55,257 Range

Aerotek
3.5

Aerotek

Mechanic

$46,657

 /yr
Range: $38K - $60K

$38K

$60K

$37,921 - $59,591 Range

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Republic Services
3.5

Republic Services

Mechanic

$55,222

 /yr
Range: $46K - $68K

$46K

$68K

$46,389 - $68,334 Range

Hertz
3.1

Hertz

Mechanic

$39,206

 /yr
Range: $36K - $67K

$36K

$67K

$35,972 - $66,716 Range

Groendyke Transport
2.9

Groendyke Transport

Mechanic

$63,924

 /yr
Range: $60K - $66K

$60K

$66K

$59,987 - $66,091 Range

Boeing
3.8

Boeing

Mechanic - Hourly

$29

 /hr
Range: $17 - $59

$17

$59

$17 - $59 Range

Pep Boys
3.2

Pep Boys

Mechanic - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $8 - $28

$8

$28

$8 - $28 Range

Trek Bicycle
4

Trek Bicycle

Mechanic

$47,672

 /yr
Range: $29K - $60K

$29K

$60K

$29,284 - $59,591 Range

Rain For Rent
3.1

Rain For Rent

Mechanic

$47,171

 /yr
Range: $20K - $56K

$20K

$56K

$20,477 - $56,046 Range

US Navy
3.8

US Navy

Mechanic

$51,858

 /yr
Range: $26K - $103K

$26K

$103K

$25,907 - $103,009 Range

UPS
3.5

UPS

Mechanic

$69,048

 /yr
Range: $49K - $86K

$49K

$86K

$48,718 - $86,364 Range

First Student
4.1

First Student

Mechanic

$40,944

 /yr
Range: $37K - $72K

$37K

$72K

$37,476 - $71,837 Range

United Rentals
3.9

United Rentals

Mechanic

$48,234

 /yr
Range: $43K - $72K

$43K

$72K

$43,102 - $71,963 Range

Progressive Waste
2.8

Progressive Waste

Mechanic

$36,792

 /yr
Range: $33K - $44K

$33K

$44K

$33,464 - $44,291 Range

Sunbelt Rentals
3.7

Sunbelt Rentals

Mechanic - Hourly

$22

 /hr
Range: $15 - $43

$15

$43

$15 - $43 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Mechanic salaries

The national average salary for a Mechanic is $48,826 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Mechanic salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 5909 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Mechanic employees.

The highest salary for a Mechanic in United States is $73,686 per year.

The lowest salary for a Mechanic in United States is $32,354 per year.

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