How Much Do Automotive Service Attendants Make in 2021 (including Starting Salary)

Stan T.Career, SalaryLeave a Comment

2021 Annual Salary, Salary Range, and Highest Paying States and Industries

Automotive Service Attendants

Automotive Service Attendants service automobiles, buses, trucks, boats, and other automotive or marine vehicles with fuel, lubricants, and accessories. Collect payment for services and supplies. May lubricate vehicle, change motor oil, refill antifreeze, or replace lights or other accessories, such as windshield wiper blades or fan belts. May repair or replace tires.

Becoming One
No degree required
Job Satisfaction
Job Growth

Interest Match

Table of contents
  1. Average salary
  2. Starting salary
  3. Salary rank
  4. Salary range
  5. Highest paying states
  6. Highest paying industries

Average salary

Annual salary
$28150 per year
Hourly wage
$14 per hour

Starting salary

Entry-level annual salary
$21,100 to $23,280 per year
Entry-level hourly wage
$10 to $11 per hour

Entry-level Automotive and Watercraft Service Attendants with little to no experience can expect to make anywhere between $21,100 to $23,280 per year or $10 to $11 per hour. Similar to any other job, their salary will increase as they gain experience.

Featured Schools

Salary rank

Salary rank

We wanted to make it easy for our readers to compare the salary of Automotive and Watercraft Service Attendants to all the other careers out there. So we created Salary Rank. We compared the salary of all careers then we gave them a rank of A, B, C, or D depending on where their average salary sit in comparison to other careers.

Salary range

Level Hourly Annual
Highest (Top 10%) $18 $38,230
Senior (Top 25%) $15 $31,330
Middle (Mid 50%) $13 $26,540
Junior (Bottom 25%) $11 $23,280
No experience (Bottom 10%) $10 $21,100

Highest paying states

State Hourly Annual
HI $19 $39,170
WA $17 $35,320
AK $16 $34,080
CT $16 $33,800
CA $16 $33,340
WY $16 $32,360
MT $15 $31,810
ND $15 $31,760
MA $15 $31,750
CO $15 $31,410

Another simple way to increase your salary as an Automotive and Watercraft Service Attendant is to move to a higher paying state. However moving to a higher paying state like HI doesn’t guarantee that you will make more because the expenses at HI might be much higher than where you are currently living at right now.

According to BLS, the highest paid Automotive Service Attendants are in the states of HI, WA, AK, CT and CA.

Highest paying industries

Salary by industry Annual Hourly
State Government $51740 $24.87
Support Activities for Water Transportation $47250 $22.72
Support Activities for Mining $45940 $22.09
Lawn and Garden Equipment and Supplies Stores $43280 $20.81
Machinery, Equipment, and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers $42920 $20.64
Federal Executive Branch $42660 $20.51
Other Specialty Trade Contractors $40870 $19.65
Electric Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution $37540 $18.05
Local Government $36400 $17.50
Urban Transit Systems $36070 $17.34
Truck Transportation $33650 $16.18
Management of Companies and Enterprises $33420 $16.07
Support Activities for Road Transportation $33080 $15.90
School and Employee Bus Transportation $32560 $15.66
Warehousing and Storage $32080 $15.43
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods $31910 $15.34
Other Transit and Ground Passenger Transportation $31610 $15.20
Rental and Leasing Services $31470 $15.13
Personal and Household Goods Repair and Maintenance $31140 $14.97
Other Motor Vehicle Dealers $30970 $14.89
Elementary and Secondary Schools $30380 $14.61
Employment Services $30320 $14.58
Other Amusement and Recreation Industries $30300 $14.57
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods $29960 $14.40
Interurban and Rural Bus Transportation $29960 $14.40
Automobile Dealers $29820 $14.34
Automotive Equipment Rental and Leasing $29370 $14.12
Support Activities for Air Transportation $29290 $14.08
Automotive Parts, Accessories, and Tire Stores $28350 $13.63
Direct Selling Establishments $28180 $13.55

Explore Other Careers

Don’t know which career to pursue?

Take the career quiz to find careers that match your personality type. Take The Career Quiz

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.