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 2016 and published in April 2017 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage|| |
|25th Percentile Wage|| |
|50th Percentile Wage|| |
|75th Percentile Wage|| |
|90th Percentile Wage|| |
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 $56,350. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $34,720. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $22,370. Take note 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.
The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of motorcycle mechanics from 2012 to 2016.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||4-Year Growth|
The average salaries of motorcycle mechanics in 4 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 manufacturing sector with an annual salary $36,720. The lowest paying sector is the wholesale trade sector (annual salary $33,100).
|Industry Sector||Median Annual Salary|
|Retail Trade|| |
|Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)|| |
|Wholesale Trade|| |
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 $23,660 to $43,380. The highest paying state for motorcycle mechanics is Delaware with a median annual salary of $43,380. The lowest paying state is West Virginia with a median annual salary of $23,660. For more salary information of motorcycle mechanics profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.
|State Name||Median Annual Salary|
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|New Jersey|| |
|North Dakota|| |
|New York|| |
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|North Carolina|| |
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|West Virginia|| |