Auto Mechanic and Automotive Schools in San Jose

Auto Repair Careers in San Jose

In this section, you can see how three common automotive careers are performing in today's San Jose job market, including information on employment and salary.

CareerTotal EmploymentHourly Mean WageAnnual Mean Wage
Automotive Body and Related Repairers240$22.68$47,170
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics840$20.39$42,400
Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists820$24.73$51,450
Source: 2016 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov.

Finding a School in San Jose

San Jose is a big city, even for California, and it has multiple auto mechanic schools that might be able to help you kick off a career in the field. Our listings below might be able to help you find a school that is right for you.


  • Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics, Occupational Employment and Wages, Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, http://www.bls.gov/oes/current/oes493023.htm
  • Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics, Occupational Outlook Handbook, Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, http://www.bls.gov/ooh/installation-maintenance-and-repair/automotive-service-technicians-and-mechanics.htm

Automotive Schools in San Jose

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