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Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics

in Massachusetts

Diagnose, adjust, repair, or overhaul automotive vehicles. Excludes "Automotive Body and Related Repairers" (49-3021), "Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists" (49-3031), and "Electronic Equipment Installers and Repairers, Motor Vehicles" (49-2096).

All Industry Projections for this Occupation

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Annual Average Openings Typical education needed for entry
2014 2024 Level Percent Total Growth Replace-
ments
493023  Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics 16,872 17,062 190 1.13 % 471 19 452 Postsecondary non-degree award 

Industry Projections for this Occupation

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Projection Table Definitions and Notes
Industry 2014
Employment
Projected 2024 Employment Change
2014-2024
2016
Mean Annual OES Wage
Number Percent Distribution Number Percent Distribution Number Percent
Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers    6,060  36 % 6,280  37 % 220  3 % $48,180
Other Services (except Government)    5,550  33 % 5,760  34 % 210  4 % $43,680
Repair and Maintenance    5,550  33 % 5,760  34 % 210  4 % $43,680
Wholesale Trade    200  1 % 190  1 % -10  -2 % $44,600
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods    170  1 % 160  1 % -10  -3 % $45,540
Support Activities for Transportation    140  1 % 160  1 % 20  10 % $45,330
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