Number of mechanics in US
How many mechanics are there in US?
It is widely known the fact that auto mechanics repair and maintain vehicles, including passenger cars, trucks, vans and trailers. Studies show that the nation’s demand for auto mechanics is expected to grow about 17% until 2020. In 2012 there were 723400 mechanics in the United States of America. Statistics show that there are going to be 848,200 mechanic jobs in 2020. These studies have been made by the Bureau of Labor Statistics. It is important to know that auto technicians overall earned an average of $35,790. Moreover, 10% earned more than $59,590 in 2010.