Diesel Mechanic salary in Puerto Rico
How much does a Diesel Mechanic make in Puerto Rico?
Average base salary
Most common benefits
The average salary for a diesel mechanic is $22.57 per hour in Puerto Rico and $7,000 overtime per year.11 salaries reported, updated at March 15, 2022.
Salaries by years of experience in Puerto Rico
|Years of experience||Per hour|
|Less than 1 year|
|1 to 2 years|
|3 to 5 years|
|6 to 9 years|
|More than 10 years|
Top companies for Diesel Mechanics in Puerto Rico
Highest paying cities for Diesel Mechanics in Puerto Rico
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Best-paid skills and qualifications for Diesel Mechanics
EPA Refrigeration Certificationearn +10.00% more
The jobs requiring this license have increase by 90.38% since 2018. Diesel Mechanics with this license earn +10.00% more than the average base salary, which is $22.57 per hour.
|Year||Number of job openings on Indeed requiring this license||Change from previous year|
|2012||103||increase by 103|
|2013||158||increase by 53.40%|
|2014||215||increase by 36.08%|
|2015||506||increase by 135.35%|
|2016||344||decrease by 32.02%|
|2017||335||decrease by 2.62%|
|2018||603||increase by 80.00%|
|2019||1148||increase by 90.38%|
Top companies hiring Diesel Mechanics on Indeed
Top schools offering EPA Refrigeration Certification
Most common benefits for Diesel Mechanics
- 401(k) matching
- AD&D insurance
- Dental insurance
- Disability insurance
- Employee assistance program
- Employee discount
- Employee stock purchase plan
- Flexible schedule
- Flexible spending account
- Health insurance
- Health savings account
- Life insurance
- Opportunities for advancement
- Paid sick time
- Paid time off
- Paid training
- Parental leave
- Prescription drug insurance
- Professional development assistance
- Profit sharing
- Referral program
- Relocation assistance
- Retirement plan
- Safety equipment provided
- Stock options
- Tools provided
- Tuition reimbursement
- Vision insurance
- Wellness program
Salary satisfactionBased on 2,722 ratings
50% of Diesel Mechanics in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.
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Common questions about salaries for a Diesel Mechanic
How can I improve my salary as a diesel mechanic?
Earning a certification in your preferred area of diesel technology will greatly improve your employment and advancement options. Those interested in working on large construction machines should become certified by the National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER). Certification from the National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence is ideal for diesel mechanics that prefer working on diesel cars and trucks. Diesel mechanics that work on boats should seek certification from the American Boat and Yacht Council.
How can I know if I am being paid fairly as a diesel mechanic?
If you’re unsure about what salary is appropriate for a diesel mechanic, visit Indeed's Salary Calculator to get a free, personalized pay range based on your location, industry and experience.