Mechanic

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Median Average:
$82,734
Mechanic in Australia median base salary $82,734/yr. Information is based on 790 Mechanic jobs advertised between October 2021 and March 2022.
How much do Mechanic earn in Australia? The average salary of Mechanic is $82,734 in Australia
$82,734 /yr
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Average $82,734
Range $80K - $90K
Last updated September 09 2022
The average pay range for Mechanic is between $80K and $90K. Salaries vary from a low of $50K up to $130K per year. The average number of Mechanic roles advertised per month is 191 in Australia between October 2021 and March 2022.
What are the most common skills required to be a Mechanic? The most common skills required for a Mechanic are:
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These skills are most commonly found in Mechanic job advertisements and position descriptions.

Last updated September 30 2022
Which recruitment agencies have the largest number of Automotive Trades roles in Australia?
See which recruitment agencies advertise the most Automotive Trades roles. See what salaries they paid for Automotive Trades in Australia. See how they compare to the average Automotive Trades salary of $82,734.
WesTrac Pty Ltd
Perth (49%), Newcastle (27%), Sydney (15%), Albury (7%) +3 others
2,008

$82K-$135K

($25,933)

$82K-$135K
($25,933)
O'Brien Glass Industries Limited
Melbourne (37%), Sydney (31%), Brisbane (18%), Perth (15%) +5 others
1,936

$35K-$49K

(($40,109))

$35K-$49K
(($40,109))
mycar
Melbourne (37%), Brisbane (25%), Sydney (18%), Perth (14%) +5 others
1,625

$46K-$61K

(($28,469))

$46K-$61K
(($28,469))
Capital S.M.A.R.T. Repairs Australia Pty Ltd
Melbourne (87%), Sydney (13%)
1,002

$53K-$76K

(($17,731))

$53K-$76K
(($17,731))
Capital Smart Repairs
Melbourne (66%), Sydney (20%), Wollongong (8%), Perth (4%) +2 others
723

$63K-$73K

(($14,565))

$63K-$73K
(($14,565))
Last Updated April 29 2022
How many years does it take to become a Mechanic?
Most candidates undertake an average of 6 years Trades & Services prior to being appointed as a Mechanic.
Average Trades & Services required to become a Mechanic
Last updated September 26 2022
Most candidates have on average 6 years working experience prior to becoming a Mechanic.
Average Trades & Services required to become a Mechanic
Last updated September 26 2022
Where are Mechanic in Australia sourced from?
Mechanic are sourced from
these companies
Ultra tune
Vellex
Volkswagen
Alemlube
Ambulance Service of NSW
Mechanic are sourced in Australia are most likely to be sourced from these schools
TAFE
TAFE
TAFE
Deakin University
Swinburne University of Technology
Last updated September 30 2022
Where are most Mechanic roles located in Australia?
Perth 215 / 22%
Brisbane 144 / 15%
Sydney 128 / 13%
Melbourne 124 / 13%
Adelaide 52 / 7%
Last updated September 09 2022
Which locations in Australia pay the most for Mechanic?
Perth ($108K)
Townsville ($104K)
Darwin ($95K)
Adelaide ($91K)
Geelong ($87K)
Last updated September 09 2022