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Car Mechanic Salary
in Seattle, Washington

$55,390 (USD)

Average Salary

$27/hr

Average Hourly

$1,839

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Car Mechanic is $55,390 a year and $27 an hour in Seattle, Washington, United States. The average salary range for a Car Mechanic is between $40,741 and $67,620. 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 Seattle, Washington.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • 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 Seattle, Washington, 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:
$64,213
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

About Seattle, Washington

Seattle Cost of Living Score:

Description: Seattle ( (listen) see-AT-əl) is a seaport city on the West Coast of the United States. It is the seat of King County, Washington. With an estimated 744,955 residents as of 2018, Seattle is the largest city in both the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America. According to U.S. Census data released in 2018, the Seattle metropolitan area's population stands at 3.94 million, and ranks as the 15th largest in the United States. In July 2013, it was the fastest-growing major city in the United States and remained in the top 5 in May 2015 with an annual growth rate of 2.1%. In July 2016, Seattle...

Car Mechanic Job Listings for Seattle, Washington

Diesel Mechanic (LAKEWOOD)
May 29
Lakewood, WA, USA
Gene's Towing
We are seeking a skilled mechanic with dealership level experience. ... We operate a variety of Class 5 through Class 8 Tow Trucks, Flat Beds, Tractors & Car Haulers. We ...
Automotive Technician / Mechanic - Kirkland, WA
Jun 11
Kirkland, WA, USA
Bridgestone
AUTOMOTIVE TECHNICIAN / MECHANIC - Kirkland, WA 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 ...
Automotive Technician Mechanic (Entry Level)
Jun 19
Seattle, WA, USA
Eastside Bavarian
Eastside Bavarian, Western Washington's Premier Independent German Car Service Specialist, is looking for highly motivated, skilled, and technically trained BMW, Mini and Audi Technicians. Applicant ...
Automotive Technician Mechanic BMW/Mini/Audi
Jun 17
Seattle, WA, USA
Eastside Bavarian
Eastside Bavarian, Western Washington's Premier Independent German Car Service Specialist, is looking for highly motivated, skilled, and technically trained BMW, Mini and Audi Technicians. Applicant ...
Automotive Mechanic
Apr 12
Tacoma, WA, USA
Columbia Ford
Job Requirements: • Preferred four years of experience as an automotive technician/mechanic • ... Being car-owners ourselves, it's only fitting that we'd provide our drivers with the kind of ...
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