Auto Mechanic salary in the United States

Average salary
$40,500/yr
Based on 11,215 income tax records
$18,500
$90,000
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$32K
 
$41K
 
$48K
 
$50K
 
$50K
$18,500
$90,000
How much do Auto Mechanics make?
The average total salary for a Auto Mechanic is $40,500 per year. This is based on data from 11,215 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Auto Mechanic and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Auto Mechanic salary can vary between $18,500 to $90,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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Auto Mechanic salary by location

Auto Mechanic salary by company

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Auto Mechanic demographics in United States

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69% are single
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31% are married
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28% have kids
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31% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Auto Mechanics in United States

11,215 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a auto mechanic in the United States is $40,500 per year. Auto mechanic salaries in the United States can vary between $18,500 to $90,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 11,215 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as auto mechanic.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for auto mechanics in the United States: San Francisco Metro Area, CA ($64,500 a year), Worcester Metro Area, MA ($56,000 a year), and Allentown Metro Area, PA ($50,000 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.