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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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215 HIGHWAY 332 WEST LAKE JACKSON, TX 77566 HONDA SERVICE ADVISORS Sales & Customer Skills Required We provide On-the-Job Training! Honda of Lake Jackson is hiring now for a Service Advisor. We believe in making our service departments as efficient as our vehicles. That is why we invest in our employees as our most valuable resource! Due to fast growth in our service facility, we need to add...
7200 Blanding Blvd. Jacksonville, FL 32244 SALES CONSULTANT HIGH TRAFFIC, GREAT LOCATION! Training & Benefits Package! Hanania Automotive is Florida's fastest growing dealership group! We are committed to our team members, offering the best training, career advancement and benefits in the industry. We are looking for Exceptional Sales Professionals who are driven, excited, dedicated individu...
For a confi dential interview, please email your resume to: ***** today! www.1800thompson.com The Thompson Organization is an equal opportunity employer Competitive pay plans, full benefi ts and 401k Individuals possessing dynamic leadership skills, positive attitudes and the ability to train, motivate, and maintain a strong CSI are strongly encouraged to apply! General Managers Sa...
Parts Assoc/Tech Car Today Seminole, FL Apply in person @ 8350 Park Blvd. Seminole Fl. 33777 Or call George Martincic @ 727-439-0333 Reference Code:43764...
Boeckman Ford, in Kingfisher Ok, is currently seeking Auto Service Tech Exciting opportunity for the right Technician. Excellent pay plan. Ford certification a plus. Bonus Plan & Benefits! 1510 S Main Kingfisher, OK 73750 Please Contact Troy ***** Office: 405-375-4134 Fax: 405-375-3321 This job listing brought to you by The Enid News & Eagle...
America's #1 Best Selling Car! Automotive Sales Executive Ideal candidates should have excellent communication skills and be highly motivated. Prior experience in sales is recommended but not required. If you're looking for unlimited growth potential and a fantastic work environment, then don't let this opportunity pass you by. This job is Salary + Bonuses! We offer exceptional benefits that inclu...
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Job Description: Raytheon Professional Services, LLC (RPS) requires an Automotive Instructor to facilitate Instructor Led Training courses to automotive dealership Service Technicians in Glendale, CA. The duties of this position include: Working directly with service technicians in a classroom setting to effectively transfer theoretical knowledge to actual live diagnostic strategies Accurately...
Electrical Engineer needed in Lexington, KY for automotive Tier 1 supplier. You should have a strong background and knowledge of Robotics, PLC programming, HMI's, servo controllers, and electrical control systems. The company is putting in a new line and this person will lead electrical projects associated with that. COMPENSAITON is dependent on experience and education so ALL qualified canddiates...
Exceptional flat-rate pay. Achievable bonuses. Modern, clean environment. Reasonable working hours. Paid vacation. Company paid training. No weekends. Superb customer ratings. German automotive excellence! This specialized service facility was recently named one of the Top 10 automotive shops in America by Motor Age and we are rewarding talented and dedicated technicians with wonderful inc...
Growing national dealership group with over 160 locations in 32 states is seeking an Automotive Technician! Monday – Friday work hours! No late nights or weekends! $20.00 - $22.00 per hour (not flat rate) depending on experience & skill set + monthly bonus up to $400.00! Opportunity: Top HOURLY RATE (Not Flat Rate) commensurate with experience No crazy retail hours! 40 hour work week! Monday –...
Its the Grand Opening of our newly renovated, state-of-the-art facility. Our floor traffic, phone and internet inquiries have doubled. We are in need of at least 2 experienced salespeople to fill the demand. Must be motivated, have strong work ethic, professional appearance, good communication and computer skills, and a proven track record of achieving goals. Automotive sales experience is not n...
The Automotive Technician must have a mechanical aptitude and ability to professionally inspect, repair and maintain services under Motorist Assurance Program (MAP) guidelines. The Automotive Technician performs work as outlined on the repair order with efficiency and accuracy in accordance with dealerships, factory and Goodyear standards. The Automotive Technician works with lube and oil fi...
AAMCO Transmissions & Total Car Care was established in 1963, and over the last 50 years has experienced significant growth. AAMCO continues to define innovation; both in our Transmissions and Total Car Care Services. Be part of one of the most important teams in the automotive aftermarket and join us as we continue to define and set industry standards! AUTOMOTIVE DIAGNOSTIC TECHNICIAN As an Aut...
Immediate opening for qualified flat-rate Automotive Technician. Experience is our preference, as are necessary tools. ASE certifications preferred, but are not a requirement . This position is at one of Jacksonville's leading import luxury automobile dealerships. This is a full time position, with benefits available. This is not a trainee position. Please submit resume by email for consideration,...
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Automotive F & I Manager Growing Import dealership is seeking a high energy aggressive F&I manager. Business is great. The right person has the potential to earn a six figure salary. Ideal candidates should be detail oriented, high energy and have past automotive sales or F & I experience. We offer a state of the art facility, professional work environment, team atmosphere. Benefits include salary...
We are one of the the top providers of auto repair services with multiple locations in the Seattle/Metro Area. This position manages one of our locations with full sales and management responsibility. She/He will recruit, train, lead and motivate a team of technicians to effectively diagnose and repair customer vehicles. Essential Functions and Duties Daily Management of a Shop including generat...
Automotive Sales Manager Automotive Sales Manager – Sales Manager – General Sales Manager - Desk Manager Get on a guided fast-track to a top level executive management career. Want to drive you management career? We will provide the fuel to a fast – track executive position. Easton, Maryland Business is Booming and The Hertrich Family of Automobile Dealerships seeks motivated Sales Managers to...
Have you been looking for a career with the following benefits? * 500 Sign On Bonus * Top Tier Pay Scales * Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance * Five Day Work Week * Paid Vacation and Holidays Your search can end right here! Only one position available for the right person! A very successful automotive repair and maintenance facility with strong community ties is now interviewing. We are...
Have you been looking for a career with the following benefits? * 500 Sign On Bonus * Top Tier Pay Scales * Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance * Five Day Work Week * Paid Vacation and Holidays Your search can end right here! Only one position available for the right person! A very successful automotive repair and maintenance facility with strong community ties is now interviewing. We are...

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Automotive Career Tools

Automobile Technician/Mechanic

Salaries

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

Associates
21.6%
Vocational
19.4%
High School
18.4%
Some College Coursework Completed
17.7%
Certification
15.9%
Bachelor's
4.2%
(402 Respondents)
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