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Automotive Mechanic I in the United States

How much does a Automotive Mechanic I earn in the United States? The average Automotive Mechanic I salary in the United States is $38,757 as of February 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $34,040 and $44,685. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Job Description

Performs maintenance and repairs on automobiles and light trucks. Provides miscellaneous mechanic works, including but not limited to body work, diagnosing, disassembling and assembling components and

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  1. This Job:

    Automotive Mechanic I

    1 - 3 years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

  2. Up a level:

    Automotive Mechanic II

    3 - 5 years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

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