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Auto Mechanic and Automotive Schools in Hawaii

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), employers in the automotive service and repair field traditionally prefer to hire candidates with formal training. In Hawaii, auto mechanic schools provide educational programs in areas such as automotive HVAC, automotive and motorcycle technology, diesel technology and collision repair. Programs typically last between six months and one year, and most require a minimum of 45 weeks of training. Online education is a great option for working professionals looking to earn a certificate or degree while maintaining a full-time schedule.

Automotive schools in Hawaii provide a blend of classroom-based and hands-on instruction. Some programs offer specific training on certain vehicle types such as BMW, Toyota, or Mercedes-Benz. Auto mechanics and service technicians may also pursue advanced certification from the National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence. Common areas of certification include engines, service, repair and finishing and more.

Career Outlook and Salary Expectations for Auto Mechanics in Hawaii

Take a look at the tables below for more information about salary expectations and career outlooks in Hawaii.

Bus/Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists

RegionTotal EmploymentHourly Mean WageAnnual Mean Wage
Kahului-Wailuku-Lahaina, HI120$27.76$57,750
Urban Honolulu, HI670$29.04$60,410
Source: 2016 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov.

Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics

Automotive Body and Related Repairers

Source: 2016 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov.

Source:

  • Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2016-17 Edition, Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, https://www.bls.gov/ooh/installation-maintenance-and-repair/automotive-service-technicians-and-mechanics.htm

Automotive Schools in Hawaii

*This list may contain out-of-state and online schools that accept students from Hawaii.

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