Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics
SOC: 49-3023.00


Diagnose, adjust, repair, or overhaul automotive vehicles.

National Salary Information:

Hourly Statistics:

Annual Statistics:

Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics 2015 wage data.

Employment Projections:

Employment (2014):
739,900 employed

Projected (2024):
779,000 employed

Projected growth (2014-2024)

Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics 2015 2014-2024 employment projections external site. "Projected growth" represents the estimated change in total employment over the projections period (2014-2024). "Projected job openings" represent openings due to growth and replacement.

Alternate Titles:

  • Auto Clutch Rebuilder
  • Auto Clutch Specialist
  • Auto Radiator Specialist
  • Auto Suspension and Steering Mechanic
  • Auto Transmission Specialist
  • Automotive Alignment Specialist
  • Automotive Brake Adjuster
  • Automotive Brake Specialist
  • Automotive Brake Technician
  • Automotive Fuel Injection Servicer
  • Automotive Fuel Systems Converter
  • Automotive Specialty Technician
  • Hybrid Car Mechanic
  • Motor Tune-Up Specialist

  • installation maintenance and repair

    industry stats

    SOC: 49-0000

    Total Employed: 5,374,150

    Average Annual Salary: $45,990