Motorcycle Mechanics Salary Information

The salary statistics of motorcycle mechanics are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of motorcycle mechanics within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The motorcycle mechanics annual salary statistics are from the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1. Motorcycle Mechanics Salary in the United States

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$23,140
25th Percentile Wage
$28,430
50th Percentile Wage
$35,680
75th Percentile Wage
$46,280
90th Percentile Wage
$58,270

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for motorcycle mechanics. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) motorcycle mechanics is $58,270. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $35,680. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $23,140. It is noted that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 151% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of motorcycle mechanics from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$35,680
2.69% 7.12%
2016
$34,720
1.44% -
2015
$34,220
0.61% -
2014
$34,010
1.23% -
2013
$33,590
1.34% -
2012
$33,140
- -

Table 2. Motorcycle Mechanics Salary by Industry Sector

The average salaries of motorcycle mechanics in 7 major industry sectors are shown in Table 2. We note that the salaries vary considerably within different industry sectors. The highest paying industry sector for motorcycle mechanics occupations is the real estate and rental and leasing sector with an annual salary $52,400. The lowest paying sector is the other services (except federal, state, and local government) sector (annual salary $34,150).

Industry Sector Median Annual Salary
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing
$52,400
Educational Services
$41,290
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$40,850
Manufacturing
$37,590
Wholesale Trade
$37,230
Retail Trade
$35,740
Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)
$34,150

Table 3. Median Annual Wage of Motorcycle Mechanics by States

From the above tables we note that not only motorcycle mechanics salaries vary considerably based on one's education and experience, and the industry sectors, they also change considerably from state to state. In the following table we compare the median salary of motorcycle mechanics in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $27,500 to $46,020. The highest paying state for motorcycle mechanics is Nevada with a median annual salary of $46,020. The lowest paying state is Vermont with a median annual salary of $27,500. For more salary information of motorcycle mechanics profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.

State Name Median Annual Salary
Nevada
$46,020
Alaska
$45,480
Washington
$45,460
New Hampshire
$44,840
California
$43,810
Delaware
$43,380
Rhode Island
$42,370
New Jersey
$39,870
Minnesota
$39,830
Massachusetts
$38,880
Illinois
$38,550
Virginia
$38,490
Utah
$38,290
Tennessee
$37,450
Georgia
$37,400
Missouri
$37,340
Connecticut
$37,180
Maryland
$37,040
Kansas
$36,800
Wyoming
$36,380
Louisiana
$36,280
North Carolina
$36,130
Colorado
$36,040
New York
$35,910
Idaho
$35,720
Montana
$35,340
Oklahoma
$35,290
Pennsylvania
$34,980
Nebraska
$34,890
Kentucky
$34,870
Hawaii
$34,750
Ohio
$34,700
Mississippi
$34,230
Oregon
$34,150
Indiana
$33,900
Arizona
$33,860
Wisconsin
$33,630
Iowa
$33,500
South Dakota
$33,390
Florida
$33,190
Texas
$33,060
Maine
$33,000
North Dakota
$32,900
South Carolina
$32,570
Alabama
$32,410
New Mexico
$31,310
Michigan
$31,010
Arkansas
$30,030
West Virginia
$28,930
Vermont
$27,500



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