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$40,745

Average Base Salary

$20/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$721

Average Bonus
The average generator mechanic salary in United States is $40,745 or an equivalent hourly rate of $20. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $721. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$32,663

Entry Level Salary

$52,021

Senior Level Salary
An entry level generator mechanic (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $32,663. On the other end, a senior level generator mechanic (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $52,021.

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Job Description
Repair, maintain, or install electric motors, wiring, or switches.
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