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Front End Mechanic Salary

$41,641 (USD)

Average Salary

$20/hr

Average Hourly

$1,133

Average Bonus

Last updated: December 06, 2019

The average pay for a Front End Mechanic is $41,641 a year and $20 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Front End Mechanic is between $31,221 and $50,284. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Description:
  • 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.
Front End Mechanic Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics

Job family population: 648,050

Estimated population of Front End Mechanic jobs: 20,433

Rate of error: 0.7%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$48,273
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Description: The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or simply America, is a country comprising 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2), it is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe. Most of the country is located in central North America between Canada and Mexico. With an estimated population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the...

Front End Mechanic Job Listings for United States

ALIGNMENT AND FRONT END MECHANIC
Sep 23
Huntsville, AL, USA
McGRIFF TIRE COMPANY, INC.
Front End and Alignment for commercial tire location. * Must have clean MVR, Drug Test, pass DOT physical. Sign-On Bonus of $500 after six months of employment. If interested, please apply online at ...
Service Technician
Oct 30
Houston, TX, USA
Knapp Chevy
Experience with alignments and front end mechanical work * Preferably ASE Certified with some General Motors experience * Willingness to work on both GM and non-GM vehicles * A Positive Attitude * A ...
Mechanic / Technician Heavy Construction Equipment -L.M.
Nov 19
Houston, TX, USA
AmeriTech Staffing, Inc.
Mechanic / Technician Heavy Construction Equipment Technician / Mechanic needed to service, repair ... Seeking direct experience servicing and repairing, dozers, excavators, skid steers, front end ...
Senior Front End Engineer - React
Dec 1
Los Angeles, United States
SteelHouse
Knowledge of modern authorization mechanisms, such as JSON Web Token * Ability to understand business requirements and translate them into technical requirements * Familiarity with modern front-end ...
Automotive Mechanic
Nov 17
Minneapolis, MN, USA
Wuensch Automotive Service
Brake Repair * Front end Alignments * Suspension * Tune-up * Exhaust * Fuel Injection * Air ... Previous experience as a mechanic-technician * Knowledge of shop equipment * Strong mechanical ...

The average pay for a Front End Mechanic is $41,641 a year and $20 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Front End Mechanic is between $31,221 and $50,284. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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ALIGNMENT AND FRONT END MECHANIC
Sep 23
Huntsville, AL, USA
McGRIFF TIRE COMPANY, INC.
Front End and Alignment for commercial tire location. * Must have clean MVR, Drug Test, pass DOT physical. Sign-On Bonus of $500 after six months of employment. If interested, please apply online at ...
Service Technician
Oct 30
Houston, TX, USA
Knapp Chevy
Experience with alignments and front end mechanical work * Preferably ASE Certified with some General Motors experience * Willingness to work on both GM and non-GM vehicles * A Positive Attitude * A ...
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