Training Requirements for Tire Repairers And Changers

Tire repairers and changers need a high school diploma or equivalent and short-term on-the-job training.

Degrees for Tire repairers and changers
Percent
Less than High School 29.3
High School 42.7
Some College 17.1
Associates Degree 4.9
Bachelors Degree 5.0
Masters Degree 0.9
Doctorate or Professional Degree 0.1

Employment Outlook for Tire Repairers And Changers

This represents about 105,000 people in the United States.

Over the next 10 years there will be aproximately 4,000 more tire repairers and changers but, because of expected growth and replacement needs in the United States, we will need 40,000 more.

Typical Income for Tire Repairers And Changers

Hourly Income

On average,tire repairers and changers make $13.05 per hour.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Tire repairers and changers $8.95 $10.09 $12.04 $14.87 $18.77
Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations $11.63 $15.37 $20.89 $28.24 $36.11
Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers $10.90 $14.49 $19.68 $26.52 $32.85
Miscellaneous vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers $9.05 $10.30 $12.57 $15.92 $20.00
National Average $9.27 $11.60 $17.81 $28.92 $45.45

Annual Salaries

On average, tire repairers and changers make $27,150 per year.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Tire repairers and changers $18,610 $20,980 $25,040 $30,940 $39,040
Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations $24,180 $31,970 $43,440 $58,740 $75,110
Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers $22,670 $30,150 $40,930 $55,150 $68,320
Miscellaneous vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers $18,820 $21,420 $26,140 $33,110 $41,610
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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