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Automotive Body Repairers

Wages & Outlook

 

Typical Wages

Wages listed below are for a variety of experience and education levels. Make sure that you research the typical entry-level education and work experience and training requirements for this occupation.

This career: $21.84
Statewide median: $18.65

 

This career pays above the statewide median wage.


Wages for Automotive Body Repairers *

Area Low Median High
U S
$15.37 $19.65 $26.02
Minnesota
$17.76 $21.84 $28.54
Central Minnesota
$15.98 $19.42 $22.62
Northeast Minnesota
$19.25 $22.90 $28.47
Northwest Minnesota
$16.21 $18.22 $21.37
Southeast Minnesota
$17.21 $19.83 $22.21
Southwest Minnesota
$14.50 $18.46 $23.06
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$19.53 $24.12 $33.53

* "Low" indicates 25% of workers earn less and 75% earn more.
"Median" indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
"High" indicates 75% of workers earn less and 25% earn more.

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Employment

In Minnesota, there are 2,390 workers employed in this small career.

Where do Automotive Body Repairers most often work?

 

Current Demand

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This career is currently in moderate demand.

 

Future Demand

This career is seeing high growth compared to other careers.

There will be a need for about 720 new Automotive Body Repairers to meet market demand between 2012-2022. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.

 

Employment Outlook for Automotive Body Repairers
  Employment Employment Change
2012 2022 Number Percent
U S 154,200 174,700 20,400 13.3%
Minnesota 2,707 2,902 195 7.2%
  2012 2022 Number Percent
Central Minnesota 489 553 64 13.1%
Northeast Minnesota 114 120 6 5.3%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 1,380 1,470 90 6.5%
Southwest Minnesota 188 196 8 4.3%
Northwest Minnesota 331 362 31 9.4%
Southeast Minnesota 256 273 17 6.6%


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