Car owners from NSW will be pleased to know that the price of hiring a car mechanic in the state dipped by 5% over the last financial year. From $84/hr in FY14, NSW mechanics now charge only $80/hr on the average. Budget mechanical rates also decreased from $74/hr last year to just about $68/hr this year. Meanwhile, premium rates remained fixed at around $88/hr.
NSW, Vic, and Qld are the three states in Australia to enjoy more affordable mechanical services this year. In contrast, ACT mechanics increased their fees by 16% and are now the second most expensive across the country. Only SA mechanics charge higher prices than them. Vic and Qld mechanics, on the other hand, charge the lowest prices for their services.
You can find a list of the top mechanics in NSW here. This can help you look for the best mechanic to take on your job. At the same time, you can also post your job on ServiceSeeking.com.au to directly receive quotes from professional mechanics on the site.