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Automotive Industry Overview


The US automotive repair and maintenance industry includes about 165,000 locations with total annual revenue of $85 billion, according to Hoovers. The largest companies offering automotive jobs in this sector include Meineke, Midas, Monro Muffler Brake, Precision Auto Care and Safelite Group. The auto service industry is highly fragmented. The 50 largest companies generate less than 10 percent of revenue. Most jobs in automotive service are with independent shops and one of the country’s 45,000 auto dealerships.

US auto manufacturing is dominated by GM, Ford and Chrysler and increasingly by Asian automakers such as Toyota and Honda. Detroit’s Big Three ring up about $200 billion in annual sales, according to Hoovers. Car dealers bring in about $700 billion at retail.

Automotive Job Market


Automotive service technicians and mechanics held more than 720,000 jobs in 2010, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). Nearly 1.7 million people held jobs at motor vehicle and parts dealers as of June 2012, the BLS reports. A further 153,310 worked in motor vehicle manufacturing as of May 2011.

Much job growth in the automotive service industry will be concentrated toward the high and low ends of technological expertise. All vehicles need oil changes and brake shoe replacement, so the skills required to perform these low-tech tasks will remain in demand. At the high end, computer diagnostics of engines and other vehicle systems are continuously evolving, so auto technicians with the ability to keep up with these changes should find automotive work. As carmakers strive to make their products safer and more fuel efficient in response to consumer demand and government mandate, automotive engineers should find ample automotive job opportunities.

New car dealers, having suffered a wave of consolidation through the 2007-2009 recession, are now cautiously increasing headcount, according to an April 2012 IBISWorld report.

Common automotive careers include auto mechanic, automotive service manager, service writer, automotive sales manager, automotive mechanical engineer, automotive applications engineer and automotive plant manager.

Automotive Salaries


Automotive service technicians and mechanics earned mean wages of $38,560 in May 2011, according to the BLS. Average salaries for mechanical engineers working in motor vehicle manufacturing were $95,080. Team assemblers earned an average of $47,570.
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Peruzzi Toyota in Hatfield, PA. is seeking an experienced, hands-on office manager. This position oversees the centralized accounting operations for Peruzzi Toyota and Quakertown Mitsubishi. To be considered for an interview, candidates must have the following experience: - 3+ years as an office manager with a franchise auto dealership or someone who has worked all the desks in a dealership acco...
RED BANK VOLVO is a fast paced high line car dealer looking for self motivated individual. The individual must have a strong work ethic and the desire to please our customers in a courteous and professional manner. Attention to detail and impeccable organizational skills are additional traits that will go great with our company's over all goals and values. Strong sales and Strong CSI is priority ...
Courtesy Ford has expanded our inventory and our facilities to better meet the growing demand for our products and services. Ford has experienced excellent growth in recent years, and Courtesy Ford has outpaced their National growth trend. We are looking for exceptional candidates to join our knowledgeable and dedicated sales team. We are willing to train the right candidate who displays excellent...
Here We Grow Again! -- Certified Tire is hiring!! Store Manager / Assistant Manager / Sales Join one of California's best providers of tires and automotive service. We are now seeking an experienced Store Manager, Assistant Manager, and sales people throughout California. These positions provide upward mobility as well as top pay, great benefits, and an excellent work environment. We Offer: To...
Here We Grow Again! -- Certified Tire is hiring!! Store Manager / Assistant Manager / Sales Join one of California's best providers of tires and automotive service. We are now seeking an experienced Store Manager, Assistant Manager, and sales people throughout California. These positions provide upward mobility as well as top pay, great benefits, and an excellent work environment. We Offer: To...
Here We Grow Again! -- Certified Tire is hiring!! Store Manager / Assistant Manager / Sales Join one of California's best providers of tires and automotive service. We are now seeking an experienced Store Manager, Assistant Manager, and sales people throughout California. These positions provide upward mobility as well as top pay, great benefits, and an excellent work environment. We Offer: To...
Here We Grow Again! -- Certified Tire is hiring!! Automotive Technicians – All levels Join one of California's best providers of tires and automotive service. We are now seeking all levels of automotive technicians throughout the High Desert area. These positions provide upward mobility as well as top pay, great benefits, and an excellent work environment. We Offer: • Top Pay / Excellent Benef...
Here We Grow Again! -- Certified Tire is hiring!! Store Manager / Assistant Manager / Sales Join one of California's best providers of tires and automotive service. We are now seeking an experienced Store Manager, Assistant Manager, and sales people throughout California. These positions provide upward mobility as well as top pay, great benefits, and an excellent work environment. We Offer: To...
An automotive start-up plant near Laurens, SC needs a QUALITY SYSTEMS ENGINEER. This is an aluminum die cast and CNC Machining operations that produces components for BMW, Toyota and Bosch. The positions' central role is to develop and implement a process that establishes a certainty with regards to the end quality of the product shipped to the customer as well as to customer required processes l...
The Paint Bull Business Opportunity Paint Bull is a unique business opportunity specializing in mobile automotive appearance repair. For over 25 years, Paint Bull has helped individuals become self-employed in the automotive appearance repair industry. Paint Bull Affiliates are thoroughly educated on the processes to repair minor cosmetic damage on vehicles such as stone chips, key scratches, do...
The Paint Bull Business Opportunity Paint Bull is a unique business opportunity specializing in mobile automotive appearance repair. For over 25 years, Paint Bull has helped individuals become self-employed in the automotive appearance repair industry. Paint Bull Affiliates are thoroughly educated on the processes to repair minor cosmetic damage on vehicles such as stone chips, key scratches, do...
The Paint Bull Business Opportunity Paint Bull is a unique business opportunity specializing in mobile automotive appearance repair. For over 25 years, Paint Bull has helped individuals become self-employed in the automotive appearance repair industry. Paint Bull Affiliates are thoroughly educated on the processes to repair minor cosmetic damage on vehicles such as stone chips, key scratches, do...
The Paint Bull Business Opportunity Paint Bull is a unique business opportunity specializing in mobile automotive appearance repair. For over 25 years, Paint Bull has helped individuals become self-employed in the automotive appearance repair industry. Paint Bull Affiliates are thoroughly educated on the processes to repair minor cosmetic damage on vehicles such as stone chips, key scratches, do...
The Paint Bull Business Opportunity Paint Bull is a unique business opportunity specializing in mobile automotive appearance repair. For over 25 years, Paint Bull has helped individuals become self-employed in the automotive appearance repair industry. Paint Bull Affiliates are thoroughly educated on the processes to repair minor cosmetic damage on vehicles such as stone chips, key scratches, do...
The Paint Bull Business Opportunity Paint Bull is a unique business opportunity specializing in mobile automotive appearance repair. For over 25 years, Paint Bull has helped individuals become self-employed in the automotive appearance repair industry. Paint Bull Affiliates are thoroughly educated on the processes to repair minor cosmetic damage on vehicles such as stone chips, key scratches, do...
The Paint Bull Business Opportunity Paint Bull is a unique business opportunity specializing in mobile automotive appearance repair. For over 25 years, Paint Bull has helped individuals become self-employed in the automotive appearance repair industry. Paint Bull Affiliates are thoroughly educated on the processes to repair minor cosmetic damage on vehicles such as stone chips, key scratches, do...
The Paint Bull Business Opportunity Paint Bull is a unique business opportunity specializing in mobile automotive appearance repair. For over 25 years, Paint Bull has helped individuals become self-employed in the automotive appearance repair industry. Paint Bull Affiliates are thoroughly educated on the processes to repair minor cosmetic damage on vehicles such as stone chips, key scratches, do...
The Paint Bull Business Opportunity Paint Bull is a unique business opportunity specializing in mobile automotive appearance repair. For over 25 years, Paint Bull has helped individuals become self-employed in the automotive appearance repair industry. Paint Bull Affiliates are thoroughly educated on the processes to repair minor cosmetic damage on vehicles such as stone chips, key scratches, do...
The Paint Bull Business Opportunity Paint Bull is a unique business opportunity specializing in mobile automotive appearance repair. For over 25 years, Paint Bull has helped individuals become self-employed in the automotive appearance repair industry. Paint Bull Affiliates are thoroughly educated on the processes to repair minor cosmetic damage on vehicles such as stone chips, key scratches, do...
Very successful only Mercedes Benz Dealer in the Upstate has Very Rare Opportunity for an Experienced New Car Sales Manager Prior management experience in an Automotive dealership is a MUST We are looking for someone with the ability to lead, train and maintain our experienced sales force and most importantly be an effective closer ARE YOU THE ONE? SALARY PLUS COMMISSION Vacation, demo and ...

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Automotive Career Tools

Automobile Technician/Mechanic

Salaries

$20,800.00 - $62,400.00
Typical Salary for Automobile Technician/Mechanic
(636 Respondents)
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Education / Training

Associates
21.7%
Vocational
19.2%
High School
18.5%
Some College Coursework Completed
17.7%
Certification
16%
Bachelor's
4.2%
(401 Respondents)
Source: Monster.com Careerbenchmarking Tool

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