Within the first year after purchase and delivery, GE dryer repairs should be free because the dryer is still under warranty. Subsequently, the average cost of dryer repair ranges from $250 to $400, depending on where the owner lives, as of March 2015.
Estimates for dryer repair include equipment and material sourcing and delivery, preparation and cleanup of the worksite and any setup labor time. Also, many small jobs incur the minimum service call fee or hourly charges that some companies assess. Sales taxes, changes to the structure, electrical work, and plumbing expansion or repair are not typically part of the basic estimate.