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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: $20.67
Statewide median: $21.49

 

This career pays below the statewide median wage.


Wages for Automotive Body Repairers *

Area Low Median High
U S
$16.53 $21.26 $27.99
Minnesota
$16.76 $20.67 $28.43
Central Minnesota
$17.18 $20.05 $25.61
Northeast Minnesota
$15.36 $21.17 $25.14
Northwest Minnesota
$15.21 $19.68 $25.00
Southeast Minnesota
$16.42 $19.08 $24.10
Southwest Minnesota
$13.97 $17.61 $23.17
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$17.46 $23.33 $32.05

* "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 2,570 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 high demand.

 

Future Demand

This career is high growth compared to other careers.

There will be a need for about 2,937 new Automotive Body Repairers to meet market demand between 2016-2026. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.

 

Employment Outlook for Automotive Body Repairers
Area Employment Employment Change
2018 2028 Number Percent
U S 156,800 163,200 6,400 4.1%
Minnesota 2016 2026 Number Percent
Statewide 2,828 3,014 186 6.6%
Central Minnesota 268 292 24 9%
Northeast Minnesota 121 126 5 4.1%
Northwest Minnesota 367 405 38 10.4%
Southeast Minnesota 246 264 18 7.3%
Southwest Minnesota 259 274 15 5.8%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 1,494 1,581 87 5.8%


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