Occupation Information | Department of Labor Research and Analysis

Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics (49-3023)

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).
Employment and Job Openings
EmploymentAverage Annual Openings
2018 Estimate2028 ProjectionPercent ChangeLabor Force ExitsOccupation TransfersTotal
Alaska 1731 1829 5.66 48 125 183
United States 770100 763600 0.0 20800 53900 74000
Job Outlook for Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is low with very high employment opportunities.
2020 Wages
Mean WageWage by Percentile
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
United States 22.48 12.40 15.66 21.18 28.04 34.59
Alaska 25.24 12.57 16.07 24.68 32.42 38.92
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 22.66 11.72 14.24 18.73 29.29 37.39
Fairbanks North Star Borough 31.76 21.89 27.05 32.08 37.34 41.06
Balance of State 27.25 16.48 20.07 27.93 33.43 38.49

* indicates the estimate is not available, or the hourly wage is greater than $100, or the annual wage is greater than $208,000.