Auto Mechanic and Automotive Schools in North Carolina

Auto Mechanic and Automotive Schools in North Carolina

Auto mechanic schools provide the fundamental training necessary to work in the growing automotive, diesel and motorcycle technology fields. Coursework traditionally takes between six months and two years to complete and includes a blend of classroom-based and hands-on instruction. Many auto mechanic schools in North Carolina offer online education programs as well. These programs are a great choice for working professionals looking to complete a certificate or diploma while building new career skills.

Advanced certification is also available from the National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE). Today, ASE credentials are the benchmark for performance in the automotive service and repair industry. From collision repair to advanced engine performance, truck equipment to alternate fuels, there are a number of specialty certifications to choose from.

Auto Mechanic Wages & Salary

RegionTotal EmploymentHourly Mean WageAnnual Mean Wage
Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC6,750$21.49$44,710
Greensboro-High Point, NC1,720$19.24$40,020
Raleigh, NC2,710$21.56$44,830
Winston-Salem, NC1,600$19.99$41,590
2018 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov.

Auto body Technician Wages & Salary

2018 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov.

Bus/Truck Wages & Salary

RegionTotal EmploymentHourly Mean WageAnnual Mean Wage
Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC2,440$23.23$48,310
Greensboro-High Point, NC960$22.86$47,540
Raleigh, NC690$25.24$52,490
Winston-Salem, NC580$19.61$40,790
2018 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 North Carolina

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

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