Training Requirements for Tire Builders

Tire builders need a high school diploma or equivalent and moderate-term on-the-job training.

Degrees for Tire builders
Percent
Less than High School 2.8
High School 55.3
Some College 30.6
Associates Degree 6.0
Bachelors Degree 4.7
Masters Degree 0.6
Doctorate or Professional Degree 0.0

Employment Outlook for Tire Builders

This represents about 18,000 people in the United States.

Over the next 10 years there will be aproximately 2,000 less tire builders but, because of expected growth and replacement needs in the United States, we will need 4,000 more.

Typical Income for Tire Builders

Hourly Income

On average,tire builders make $20.30 per hour.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Tire builders $12.24 $14.75 $20.04 $26.12 $29.18
Production occupations $9.96 $11.98 $15.93 $21.81 $28.99
Other production occupations $9.82 $11.60 $15.15 $20.21 $26.55
Miscellaneous production workers $9.23 $10.55 $13.28 $17.68 $23.09
National Average $9.27 $11.60 $17.81 $28.92 $45.45

Annual Salaries

On average, tire builders make $42,230 per year.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Tire builders $25,460 $30,690 $41,680 $54,340 $60,690
Production occupations $20,720 $24,920 $33,130 $45,360 $60,300
Other production occupations $20,420 $24,120 $31,520 $42,030 $55,220
Miscellaneous production workers $19,200 $21,930 $27,620 $36,770 $48,040
National Average $19,290 $24,140 $37,040 $60,150 $94,540

This data is from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics

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