Salary for Automotive Master Mechanics

Also known as:  Auto Clutch Rebuilder, Auto Clutch Specialist, Auto Radiator Specialist, Auto Suspension and Steering Mechanic, Auto Transmission Specialist, Automotive Alignment Specialist, Automotive Brake Adjuster, Automotive Brake Specialist, Automotive Brake Technician, Automotive Fuel Injection Servicer helps transportation professionals find better paying jobs across all specialties and locations.

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Automotive service technicians and mechanics repair and adjust problems on motor vehicles. They can also text-drive vehicles, perform oil changes and inspections, adjust brakes and other in-depth repair work. This job can be stressful or strenuous depending on the specific problems the mechanic is solving. To be considered for this position, vocational training is almost always necessary. Once hired, one or two years of formal on-site training will usually be required before work can begin.

An Automotive Master Mechanic can receive salaries between 24000 to 36000 based on education and experience. Automotive Master Mechanics will normally get an average pay level of Thirty Seven Thousand Eight Hundred dollars on an annual basis.

Automotive Master Mechanics receive the highest compensation in Alaska, which has job pay of about $49370. People with this job title are paid the highest in Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation, where they can receive normal pay levels of $55210.

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The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 9.26 percent nationwide in that time.
Automotive Master Mechanics tend to make the most in the following industries
Information $55,210
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation $53,670
Utilities $52,990
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services $46,170
Public Administration $45,250
Transportation and Warehousing $44,690
In general, they earn less within the industries below
Other Services (except Public Administration) $35,230
Finance and Insurance $36,050
Wholesale Trade $36,820
Accommodation and Food Services $38,010
Retail Trade $38,960
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing $39,750