Salary for First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers

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First-line supervisors of mechanics, installers and repairers are the direct superiors of mechanics, installers and repairers. Their main duties include scheduling their subordinates, monitoring their subordinates' time while working, investigating and reporting injuries at the work place and conducting work safety procedures. Not only do these positions usually require a high school degree or GED, but many require vocational training. An associate's degree may also be appropriate. Once hired, a first-line supervisor will need one or two years of formal training combined with some informal training with current employees.

A Mechanic, Installer, or Repairer First-Line Supervisor can get an average salary of between 48000 - 72000 depending on seniority. First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers receive an average compensation of Sixty One Thousand Four Hundred dollars yearly.

First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers can obtain the highest pay in Alaska, which has job pay of close to $76150. People holding these jobs are compensated highest in Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction, where they earn an average salary rate of $74770.

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The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 16.34 percent nationwide in that time.
First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers tend to make the most in the following industries
Utilities $74,770
Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction $73,900
Information $71,260
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services $68,570
Management of Companies and Enterprises $65,590
Manufacturing $65,420
In general, they earn less within the industries below
Accommodation and Food Services $52,730
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing $54,260
Health Care and Social Assistance $54,600
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting $54,920
Other Services (except Public Administration) $57,400
Retail Trade $57,570
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