Diesel Mechanic, Sr. Salary in California

How much does a Diesel Mechanic, Sr. make in California? The average Diesel Mechanic, Sr. salary in California is $64,270 as of January 29, 2021, but the range typically falls between $59,329 and $70,160. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. View the Cost of Living in California

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Job Description

Performs inspection, maintenance, repairs, and overhauls of diesel engines. Troubleshoots and diagnoses problems. Utilizes computer electronics systems to interpret failure modes. Replaces and/or refurbishes parts. Maintains maintenance logs according to requirements. Ensures services provided follow all quality standards and safety procedures. May perform DOT annual inspections on vehicles. Typically requires a high school diploma or equivalent. Typically requires a Class A CDL license. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Works independently within established procedures associated with the specific job function. Has gained proficiency in multiple competencies relevant to the job. Typically requires 3-5 years of related experience, or may need 2 years experience with additional specialized training and/or certification. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Acampo, CA Avg. Salary $62,650 Date Updated January 29, 2021
Location Acton, CA Avg. Salary $66,019 Date Updated January 29, 2021
Location Adelanto, CA Avg. Salary $62,302 Date Updated January 29, 2021
Location Adin, CA Avg. Salary $59,613 Date Updated January 29, 2021
Location Agoura Hills, CA Avg. Salary $64,664 Date Updated January 29, 2021
Location Aguanga, CA Avg. Salary $62,503 Date Updated January 29, 2021
Location Ahwahnee, CA Avg. Salary $58,097 Date Updated January 29, 2021
Location Alameda, CA Avg. Salary $69,918 Date Updated January 29, 2021
Location Alamo, CA Avg. Salary $69,754 Date Updated January 29, 2021
Location Albany, CA Avg. Salary $69,918 Date Updated January 29, 2021

Career Path for this job

  1. Down a level:

    Diesel Mechanic

    1 - 3 years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

  2. This Job:

    Diesel Mechanic, Sr.

    2 - 5 years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

  3. Up a level:

    Diesel Mechanic Supervisor

    2 + years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

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