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Diesel Technician Salary
in Virginia, United States

$49,521 (USD)

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Last updated: February 15, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Diesel Technician is $49,521 a year and $24 an hour in Virginia, United States. The average salary range for a Diesel Technician is between $36,524 and $60,354. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Diesel Technician. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Virginia, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Repairs and keeps up diesel engines used to power machines, such as buses, ships, trucks, railroad trains, electric generators, and construction machinery, using hand tools, precision measuring instruments, and machine tools.
Diesel Technician Job Prevalence in Virginia, United States

Job family: Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists

Job family population: 260,380

Estimated population of Diesel Technician jobs: 33,183

Rate of error: 1.1%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Diesel Technician Job Listings for Virginia, United States

Diesel Mechanic/Technician
Jan 11
Richmond, VA, USA
Amerit Fleet Solutions
Diesel Technician/Mechanic-Richmond, VA Flexible Schedule, Paid Weekly, Excellent Benefits, & Great Starting Pay Rate Benefits include: Dental, Vision, Health, Life Insurance, and 401K ...
Diesel Mechanic / Technician
Feb 11
Richmond, VA, USA
Dickinson Fleet Services LLC
To be a good fit for the Diesel Mechanic / Technician opportunity you'll need: * 3+ years of experience with class 6-8 truck maintenance and repair. * Self-motivation and the ability to work with ...
Diesel Technician/Mechanic III - Entry Level
Nov 27
Fairfax, VA, USA
... diesel engine vehicles. - Continuously developing your skills in partnership with your manager utilizing Penske's available technician training and hands on mentoring. - Other projects and tasks as ...
Technician 2/Diesel - Pump & Power (2018-10209)
Jan 14
Richmond, VA, USA
Sunbelt Rentals
... diesel equipment, generators and air compressors * Ability to read electric schematics and ... Construction Equipment Mechanic, Equipment Mechanic, Equipment Technician, Field Mechanic, Field ...
Diesel Technician
Dec 18
Richmond, VA, USA
This is an exciting opportunity in Richmond VA for a Diesel Technician. As part of Cummins, we will add to your current skills by providing training, encouragement and growth within a teamwork ...
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