How much does a Mechanic make in the United States?
Average base salary
29.1k salaries reported, updated at Oct 17, 2020
The average salary for a mechanic is $18.20 per hour in the United States and $6,750 overtime per year.
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52% of Mechanics in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area
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