Automotive service technician earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Automotive service technician salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Alaska $54,057
Alabama $37,873
Arkansas $32,609
Arizona $37,402
California $45,097
Colorado $46,220
Connecticut $46,686
District of Columbia $61,730
Delaware $42,470
Florida $36,710
Georgia $40,150
Guam $28,310
Hawaii $44,561
Iowa $40,714
Idaho $39,693
Illinois $38,178
Indiana $36,916
Kansas $41,151
Kentucky $37,994
Louisiana $37,400
Massachusetts $43,200
Maryland $48,130
Maine $36,690
Michigan $38,630
Minnesota $40,350
Missouri $42,050
Mississippi $38,640
Montana $37,370
North Carolina $39,390
North Dakota $42,710
Nebraska $41,430
New Hampshire $43,060
New Jersey $48,790
New Mexico $35,820
Nevada $46,270
New York $39,990
Ohio $37,630
Oklahoma $37,710
Oregon $43,530
Pennsylvania $35,784
Puerto Rico $18,880
Rhode Island $37,610
South Carolina $37,750
South Dakota $39,720
Tennessee $37,520
Texas $45,483
Utah $39,880
Virginia $45,640
Virgin Islands $32,320
Vermont $39,890
Washington $47,590
Wisconsin $38,450
West Virginia $31,590
Wyoming $45,240

How do automotive service technician salaries compare to similar careers?

Automotive service technicians earn 8% less than similar careers in Maine. On average, they make less than aircraft mechanics but more than farm equipment mechanics.

Career Median Salary
Aircraft mechanic salary $52K
Millwright salary $51K
Radio mechanic salary $47K
Hydroelectric plant technician salary $44K
Geothermal technician salary $40K
Automotive service technician salary $37K
Recreational vehicle service technician salary $38K
Auto body repairer salary $38K
Motorcycle mechanic salary $34K
Farm equipment mechanic salary $36K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)