Diesel Mechanic Supervisor Salary in the United States

How much does a Diesel Mechanic Supervisor make in the United States? The average Diesel Mechanic Supervisor salary in the United States is $76,231 as of May 01, 2023, but the range typically falls between $65,814 and $83,265. 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 the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Oversees day to day operations of a diesel maintenance shop. Supervises, trains, and coordinates work of mechanics and technicians. Maintains inventory of replacement parts, tools, and equipment required for operations. Ensures preventive maintenance and repairs meet all quality and safety standards. Knowledge of DOT rules and regulations. Experienced in heavy diesel engine diagnosis and repairs. Requires a high school diploma. Typically requires Commercial Driver License (CDL) - Class A. Typically requires a Certificate in Automotive & Diesel Technology. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Working team member that may validate or coordinate the work of others on a support team. Suggests improvements to process, is a knowledge resource for other team members. Has no authority for staff actions. Generally has a minimum of 2 years experience as an individual contributor. Thorough knowledge of the team processes. (Copyright 2023 Salary.com)

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    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

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