Vehicle MET Technician

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Vehicle Mechanical, Electrical and Trim (MET) Technicians identify damaged mechanical and electrical components in vehicles which have usually been involved in an accident.

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Starting salaries may be based on the National Minimum Wage (NMW). At present the apprentice rate, for those aged under 19 or aged 19 or over and in the first year of their apprenticeship, is £4.81 an hour (1 April 2022).

Apprentices may earn between £7,500 to £13,000 a year.

A qualified vehicle MET technician may earn around £30,000 to £35,000 a year. You can increase this by overtime and bonuses. More experienced technicians may earn up to £50,000 a year or more.


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Garage Services

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Vehicle Maintenance and Repair

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