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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: $21.06
Statewide median: $18.88

 

This career pays above the statewide median wage.


Wages for Automotive Body Repairers *

Area Low Median High
U S
$15.49 $19.81 $26.43
Minnesota
$16.94 $21.06 $26.8
Central Minnesota
$17.16 $19.71 $24.11
Northeast Minnesota
$19.42 $22.63 $26.53
Northwest Minnesota
$12.39 $15.98 $19.29
Southeast Minnesota
$16.69 $19.32 $22.09
Southwest Minnesota
$15.6 $18.09 $22.62
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$18.17 $23.47 $29.07

* "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 2410 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 seeing high growth compared to other careers.

There will be a need for about 800 new Automotive Body Repairers to meet market demand between 2014-2024. 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
2014 2024 Number Percent
U S 149700 163500 13700 9.2%
Minnesota 2769 2926 157 5.6%
  2012 2022 Number Percent
Southeast Minnesota 256 273 17 6.6%
Northwest Minnesota 331 362 31 9.4%
Southwest Minnesota 188 196 8 4.3%
Central Minnesota 489 553 64 13.1%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 1380 1470 90 6.5%
Northeast Minnesota 114 120 6 5.3%


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