Becoming an Auto Electrician via Online Education?

At the very least, online education can help you lay a foundation and/or open up alternate career paths. Penn Foster Career School is a US school (accredited) offering automotive technology courses to train individuals to become top-notch automotive engineers, automotive technicians, mechanics, automotive specialists, automotive mechanics, automotove technologists, etc. Currently, according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics there are 17,090 people employed as electronic equipment installers and repairers, motor vehicles alone in America, and their average annual salary is $29,880. Colleges and universities like Penn Foster Career School that provide online education are successfully launching workers into this field.

Auto Electrician Salary Information

Category: Electronic equipment installers and repairers, motor vehicles

Total # Employed in the US 17,090
Average Hourly Wage: $14.36/hr
Hourly Wage Range
PERCENTILE
10%25%50%75%90%
$9.01 $10.81 $13.49 $16.94 $21.33
Average Yearly Salary $29,880
Yearly Salary Range
PERCENTILE
10%25%50%75%90%
$18,730 $22,480 $28,060 $35,230 $44,370
Employment Demographics
% OF WORKERS WITH
< High School Diploma High School Diploma Some College Associate Degree Bachelor Degree Master Degree Doctoral Degree
13.1% 34.2% 32.2% 13.6% 5.5% 0.7% 0.7%
Electronic equipment installers and repairers, motor vehicles — WAGES BY STATE, SORTED BY SALARY
STATEAverage Hourly WageAverage Annual Salary
Guam $20.94/hr $43,550
Massachusetts $18.18/hr $37,810
Nebraska $15.89/hr $33,050
North Carolina $15.8/hr $32,870
South Carolina $15.63/hr $32,510
Wisconsin $15.48/hr $32,200
Alaska $15.25/hr $31,720
Kansas $15.05/hr $31,310
Connecticut $15.02/hr $31,240
New Hampshire $14.91/hr $31,020
Arkansas $14.84/hr $30,860
Delaware $14.76/hr $30,690
Louisiana $14.73/hr $30,640
Kentucky $14.68/hr $30,540
Oregon $14.68/hr $30,530
Hawaii $14.6/hr $30,370
New Mexico $14.58/hr $30,330
Oklahoma $14.55/hr $30,270
Tennessee $14.44/hr $30,030
Colorado $14.38/hr $29,910
Maine $14.21/hr $29,550
Virginia $14.16/hr $29,460
Utah $14.12/hr $29,370
Missouri $14.08/hr $29,280
Indiana $14.05/hr $29,220
Mississippi $14.02/hr $29,150
North Dakota $13.88/hr $28,860
Washington $13.81/hr $28,730
District of Columbia $13.79/hr $28,690
New York $13.72/hr $28,540
Idaho $13.43/hr $27,920
Wyoming $13.25/hr $27,550
Iowa $13.21/hr $27,470
Michigan $13.18/hr $27,410
Ohio $13.08/hr $27,200
South Dakota $13.04/hr $27,120
New Jersey $13.03/hr $27,100
Montana $12.94/hr $26,920
Pennsylvania $12.49/hr $25,980
Alabama $12.46/hr $25,920
California $12.42/hr $25,830
Nevada $11.33/hr $23,560


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