Mechanic Salary

The average salary for a Mechanic in the UK is:


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Key holder, repairs of hgv and psv to Vosa standard, parts ordering, stock control, organising work load, break downs, call out, filing , completing legal documents. Etc.

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Mechanic Salary Comparison

In 2008, the average salary for this job was £25,591.

The average salary in 2009 was £24,746, based on 65 respondents (a difference of -3% from the 2008 figure.

The average salary in 2010 was £23,782, based on 82 respondents (a difference of -4% from the 2009 figure.

The average salary in 2011 was £21,125, based on 80 respondents (a difference of -11% from the 2010 figure.

The average salary in 2012 was £24,900, based on 43 respondents (a difference of 18% from the 2011 figure.

The median salary for a Mechanic based on all salary survey responses is: £20,079

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About the Salary Survey Data in this survey is based on over 368,000 individual salary records. The date period for which job information was gathered varies, but is usually between 2008 - 2012. For precise date related information, custom reports may be ordered with greater granularity. Working 8 hours a day, 250 days of the year, the data suggests the hourly rate for Mechanic is £11.69.

Assorted Mechanic Salary Information

£18,000South East1-February-21
£28,000South East6-July-17
£18,000South West3-March-17
£28,000North West26-July-16
£26,000South West14-May-15
Chart to the right shows ten most recent raw datapoints. Outlying points may be discarded.
Graph of Mechanic salary data

Mechanic Salary By UK Region

£23,554South East
£21,687South West
£20,351East of England
£19,334North West
£18,125Yorkshire and North East

With regard to age and impact on salary for a Mechanic, a statistical average weighting (that is based on how salary varies by age and not for a specific job which may vary considerably) suggests these figures: £17,541 for a worker in their 20s, £22,920 (30s), £27,129 (40s) and £27,129 (50s).
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The average salary figure above for a Mechanic is considered highly likely to be representative of the UK market average due to the high number of respondents who had this exact job title.

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