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The average automobile technician salary in District of Columbia, United States is $57,142 or an hourly rate of $27. This is 13% higher (+$6,372) than the average automobile technician salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,834.
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Entry Level Salary


Senior Level Salary
An entry level automobile technician (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $46,680. On the other end, a senior level automobile technician (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $69,526.
Job Description
Diagnose, adjust, repair, or overhaul automotive vehicles. Excludes “Automotive Body and Related Repairers" (49-3021), "Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists" (49-3031), and "Electronic Equipment Installers and Repairers, Motor Vehicles" (49-2096).

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