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Alignment Mechanic Salary
in Alabama, United States

$36,583 (USD)

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Last updated: March 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Alignment Mechanic is $36,583 a year and $18 an hour in Alabama, United States. The average salary range for an Alignment Mechanic is between $27,428 and $44,176. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Alabama, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Aligns wheels, axles, frames, torsion bars, and steering mechanisms of automotive vehicles, such as automobiles, buses, and trucks.
  • Drives automotive vehicle onto wheel alignment rack and tests vehicle for faulty wheel alignment, bent axle, worn ball joints, and bent steering rods, using alignment-testing machine.
  • Straightens axle and steering rods and adjusts shims, tie rods, and joining pins to align wheels, or installs new parts, using hand tools.
  • Places wheel on balancing machine to determine where counterweights must be added to balance wheel.
  • Hammers counterweights onto rim of wheel.
  • Installs shock absorbers.
  • Straightens frame, using hydraulic jack, chassis aligner, and acetylene torch.
Alignment Mechanic Job Prevalence in Alabama, United States

Job family: Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics

Job family population: 639,700

Estimated population of Alignment Mechanic jobs: 20,170

Rate of error: 0.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Alignment Mechanic Job Listings for Alabama, United States

Automotive Technician / Mechanic - Prattville, AL
Mar 14
Prattville, AL, USA
... alignment, air conditioning and computer systems. • Adequately explain technical diagnoses and ... mechanical individuals which may include employees and customers on an as-required basis. • ...
Diesel Mechanic
Jan 16
Attalla, AL, USA
Personnel Staffing, Inc. - Gadsden Branch
Making adjustments and alignments * Keeping records Diesel Truck Mechanic Job Duties: * Determines vehicle condition by conducting inspections and diagnostic tests; identifying worn and damaged parts
Diesel Mechanic
Jan 21
Montgomery, AL, USA
Express Employment Professionals
... alignments including bearing loads, gear tooth contact, valve mechanisms, governors, oil systems, control linkages, clutches, and traction units. * Verifies vehicle performance by conducting test ...
Mechanic A- Coden, AL-Home Every Night
Jan 15
Coden, AL, USA
... seals and properly align shafts in various types of pumps including, but not limited to ... set mechanical clearances to comply with OEM specified tolerances using dial test indicators ...
Automotive Technician/Mechanic
Mar 14
Huntsville, AL, USA
Midas Auto Service & Tires
... alignments, brakes, transmissions, routine and scheduled maintenance and so much more. We reward ... What Our Mechanics / Service Technicians Do: * Provide accurate, high level and timely vehicle ...
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