Auto repair technician earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Auto repair technician salary by state

State Name Average Salary
District of Columbia $60,590
Alaska $60,020
California $50,740
Washington $48,370
Hawaii $48,320
Colorado $48,040
Massachusetts $47,970
Delaware $47,940
New Jersey $47,940
Maryland $47,930
Oregon $47,860
Wyoming $47,820
New Hampshire $47,790
Rhode Island $47,650
Minnesota $47,560
Connecticut $47,450
Illinois $47,400
North Dakota $47,400
Nebraska $47,380
New York $47,270
Montana $47,120
Nevada $47,120
Virginia $47,120
Michigan $46,810
Texas $46,680
Vermont $46,650
Utah $46,640
South Dakota $46,520
Pennsylvania $46,490
Louisiana $46,250
Oklahoma $46,180
Maine $46,100
Wisconsin $45,700
Indiana $45,650
Arizona $44,950
Georgia $43,750
Tennessee $42,000
Florida $41,950
Idaho $41,470
Ohio $40,390
Arkansas $39,680
North Carolina $39,610
Iowa $38,550
New Mexico $37,920
Alabama $37,840
Kansas $37,820
South Carolina $37,580
Missouri $37,500
Virgin Islands, U.S. $37,440
Kentucky $36,870
Mississippi $36,760
Guam $35,880
West Virginia $30,190
Puerto Rico $17,950

How do auto repair technician salaries compare to similar careers?

Auto repair technicians earn about the same as related careers in the United States. On average, they make less than hydroelectric plant technicians but more than motorcycle mechanics.

Career Median Salary
Hydroelectric plant technician salary $50K
Derrick operator salary $47K
Rigger salary $48K
Auto body repairer salary $47K
Machine assembler salary $47K
Auto repair technician salary $47K
Farm equipment mechanic salary $47K
Geothermal technician salary $43K
Recreational vehicle service technician salary $44K
Motorcycle mechanic salary $38K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)