Mechanics build and repair engines and other mechanical systems. They can work on airplanes, bikes, cars, generators, motorcycles, trucks, and more. Mechanics troubleshoot problems, order new parts, and replace the non-working parts.
How Much Does a Mechanic Make? ▼
Most Mechanics have an hourly pay of $27 in the United States.
The top 10 percent of make over $70 per hour.
The best-paid 25 percent make over $36/hour.
The lowest-paid 25 percent make under $22 an hour.
The bottom 10 percent make less than $18 hourly.