Heavy Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Service Technician and Mechanics Salary in Sector of Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting

The salary statistics of heavy vehicle and mobile equipment service technicians and mechanics in the industry sector of agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare heavy vehicle and mobile equipment service technician and mechanics salaries in different industries within the agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting sector.

Average Annual Salary of Heavy Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Service Technicians and Mechanics

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$25,750
25th Percentile Wage
$31,880
50th Percentile Wage
$40,780
75th Percentile Wage
$52,250
90th Percentile Wage
$62,170

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for heavy vehicle and mobile equipment service technicians and mechanics in the industry sector of agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) heavy vehicle and mobile equipment service technicians and mechanics is $62,170. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $40,780. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid heavy vehicle and mobile equipment service technicians and mechanics is $25,750.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of heavy vehicle and mobile equipment service technicians and mechanics in the industry sector of agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$40,780
8.63% 16.41%
2016
$37,260
6.47% -
2015
$34,850
2.64% -
2014
$33,930
0.94% -
2013
$33,610
-1.43% -
2012
$34,090
- -

Compare Heavy Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Service Technician and Mechanics Salary in Different Industries within the Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting Sector

The average salaries of heavy vehicle and mobile equipment service technicians and mechanics in five industries in the agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for heavy vehicle and mobile equipment service technician and mechanics occupations is the forestry and logging industry with an annual salary $42,140. The lowest paying industry is the support activities for crop production industry (annual salary $39,720). For detailed heavy vehicle and mobile equipment service technician and mechanics salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Forestry and Logging
$42,140
Logging
$42,140
Support Activities for Animal Production
$41,690
Support Activities for Agriculture and Forestry
$39,850
Support Activities for Crop Production
$39,720

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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