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Car Mechanic Salary
in Alabama, United States

$43,994 (USD)

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Last updated: March 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Car Mechanic is $43,994 a year and $21 an hour in Alabama, United States. The average salary range for a Car Mechanic is between $32,358 and $53,707. On average, a Less Than HS Degree is the highest level of education for a Car Mechanic. 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

  • Repairs and overhauls automobiles, buses, trucks, and other automotive vehicles.
  • Examines vehicle and discusses with customer, automobile repair service estimator, or inspector nature and extent of damage or malfunction.
  • Creates plans of work procedure, using charts, technical manuals, and experience.
  • Work is distinguished by a requirement for training and skill in computer diagnostics and electronics troubleshooting, which may require factory certification.
Car Mechanic Job Prevalence in Alabama, United States

Job family: Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics

Job family population: 639,700

Estimated population of Car Mechanic jobs: 17,611

Rate of error: 0.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Car Mechanic Job Listings for Alabama, United States

Utility Mechanic (Tech)
Mar 4
Birmingham, AL, USA
Hertz Car Rental Company
Utility Mechanic FULL TIME Pay: $13.85 per hour If you're looking for the benefits of joining an ... The Hertz Corporation, a world leader in the car rental industry, currently seeks energetic team ...
Automotive Technician / Mechanic - Prattville, AL
Mar 14
Prattville, AL, USA
AUTOMOTIVE TECHNICIAN / MECHANIC - Prattville, AL Apply today to learn more about why Bridgestone ... We Promise to Care We understand that we offer more than just car service. We rescue people from ...
Maintenance Mechanic (2nd Shift and 3rd Shift Available)
Feb 27
Gadsden, AL, USA
Maintenance Mechanic - 2nd Shift The Maintenance Mechanic position provides advanced electro-mechanical expertise to the manufacturing facility in the areas of equipment, maintenance/repair, and ...
Diesel Mechanic
Mar 14
Birmingham, AL, USA
Express Employment Professionals
We are looking for a Diesel Mechanic to join our team! You will be responsible for repairing various vehicles and transmission systems. Responsibilities: * Repair automobiles, trucks, buses, and ...
Forklift Diesel Mechanic
Mar 15
Birmingham, AL, USA
People HR
PeopleHR is seeking a qualified Forklift Diesel Mechanic for a well established company in the Birmingham area. Temp to Hire, Pay DOE Responsibilities . Troubleshoot, diagnose and conduct electrical ...
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