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Automotive Cooling System Diagnostic Technician Salary

$36,348 (USD)

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Last updated: June 19, 2019

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The average pay for an Automotive Cooling System Diagnostic Technician is $36,348 a year and $17 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for an Automotive Cooling System Diagnostic Technician is between $27,622 and $43,559. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

  • Inspects and tests automotive cooling systems to diagnose malfunctions and calculates estimated cost of repairs.
  • Asks the customer questions and examines cooling system, hoses, and connections to determine nature and extent of malfunctions.
  • Tests and analyzes electrical, vacuum, pressure, and related functions of system components to locate cause of malfunctions, using vacuum tester, pressure tester, voltmeter, and other specialized test equipment and handtools.
  • Compiles estimate of system repair costs and secures customer approval to perform repairs.
  • May assist automobile-radiator mechanic in repair of cooling system components, using mechanic's handtools.
  • Computes parts and labor charges and routes customer bill to office.
Automotive Cooling System Diagnostic Technician Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics

Job family population: 639,700

Estimated population of Automotive Cooling System Diagnostic Technician jobs: 16,383

Rate of error: 0.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Automotive Cooling System Diagnostic Technician Job Listings for United States

Automotive Technician
Jun 18
Riverside, CA, USA
Must have training and experience with computer diagnosis systems, scanners, etc. Strong background ... Perform major and minor repairs on engines, cooling systems, electrical systems, suspension ...
Automotive Service Technician - BONUS MONEY - Automotive Mechanic
Jun 5
Hiram, GA, USA
... repair and diagnosis of engines, differentials, transmissions, HVAC systems, Steering systems ... etc., cooling system, braking systems including ABS, suspension systems. · Perform Multi-point ...
Automotive Service Mechanic- Transmission Technician
Jun 5
Nashville, TN, USA
... system. Job Duties: · Demonstrate proficiency in the repair and diagnosis of engines ... etc., cooling system, braking systems including ABS, suspension systems. · Perform Multi-point ...
Automotive Technician
May 23
Raleigh, NC, USA
North Raleigh Automotive
Diagnose and repair automotive vehicles * Perform routine vehicle tune-ups and maintenance ... and cooling systems. We partner with NAPA as one of there NAPA Autocare Centers. In addition we ...
Automotive Technician - German Cars
May 20
Winchester, NV, USA
German Motors
Experience with automotive diagnostics and repairs to all areas of the vehicle is necessary ... Suspension -Cooling System -Electrical -Maintenance -Emissions etc.... ASE training is also ...
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