Is diesel mechanics a good field?

Answer From what I've seen, most diesel mechanics work either for private company shops or at truck stops, and the customers really don't care if the mechanic has any certifications or not. All they wan... Read More »

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How much do diesel mechanics get paid?

The average salary for a diesel mechanic was $39,390 (an average hourly wage of about $18.94 an hour) in 2008. Diesel mechanic salaries ranged from about $26,000 to more than $50,000 that year, dep... Read More »

Diesel Mechanics Information?

Diesel mechanics work with diesel engines such as those found in trucks, buses and even some domestic vehicles. A diesel mechanic most often checks the engines and makes repairs as needed. A diesel... Read More »

How much do diesel mechanics make per hour?

As of April 2009, diesel mechanics in the U.S. make an average of $41,174 yearly, or $19.79 an hour. However, the hourly rate can range from $16.41 to $24.65 an hour. Pay reflects factors such as y... Read More »

How Long Does it Take to Get a Diesel Mechanics Degree?

A diesel mechanic, also known as a diesel service technician, often receives on-the-job training, provided he has demonstrated some mechanic skill and knowledge. But options do exist for him to rec... Read More »