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Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics
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or $22.54 hourly
as of 2021
What is the risk of automation?
Qualities required for this occupation:
Cramped Work Space, Awkward Positions
Cramped Work Space, Awkward Positions (80)
Social Perceptiveness (50)
Assisting and Caring for Others (35)
not very important
How likely do you think this occupation will be taken over by robots/AI within the next 20 years?
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How quickly is this occupation growing?
The number of 'Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics' job openings is expected to rise 1.4% by 2031
'Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics' is expected to be a slow growing occupation in comparison to other occupations.
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics for the period between 2021 and 2031.
Updated projections are due Sep 2023.
What are the median wages for 'Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics' in the United States?
In 2021 the median annual wage for 'Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics' was $46,880, or $22.54 hourly
'Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics' are paid 2.4% higher than the national median wage, which stands at $45,760
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics
How many people are employed as automotive service technicians and mechanics?
As of 2021 there were 629,780 people employed as Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics within the United States.
This represents around 0.45% of the employed workforce across the country.
Put another way, around 1 in 223 people are employed as Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics.
Diagnose, adjust, repair, or overhaul automotive vehicles.
SOC Code: 49-3023.00
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