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Wheel Alignment Mechanic Salary
in Connecticut, United States

$45,731 (USD)

Average Salary

$22/hr

Average Hourly

$1,244

Average Bonus

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Wheel Alignment Mechanic is $45,731 a year and $22 an hour in Connecticut, United States. The average salary range for a Wheel Alignment Mechanic is between $34,287 and $55,223. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Connecticut, United States.

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Job Summary

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.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$53,015
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

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Skills

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Wheel Alignment Mechanic Job Listings for Connecticut, United States

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