Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists
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Moderate Risk (41-60%): Occupations with a moderate risk of automation usually involve routine tasks but still require some human judgment and interaction.
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Our visitors have voted there's a low chance this occupation will be automated. However, the automation risk level we have generated suggests a higher chance of automation: 52% chance of automation.
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Sentiment over time (yearly)
The number of 'Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists' job openings is expected to rise 4.3% by 2031
Total employment, and estimated job openings
Updated projections are due 09-2023.
In 2022, the median annual wage for 'Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists' was $54,360, or $26 per hour
'Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists' were paid 17.4% higher than the national median wage, which stood at $46,310
Wages over time
As of 2022 there were 271,720 people employed as 'Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists' within the United States.
This represents around 0.18% of the employed workforce across the country
Put another way, around 1 in 544 people are employed as 'Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists'.
Diagnose, adjust, repair, or overhaul buses and trucks, or maintain and repair any type of diesel engines. Includes mechanics working primarily with automobile or marine diesel engines.
SOC Code: 49-3031.00
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