Should you pick your degree based on future salary?
After graduation, automotive mechanics graduates typically earn high salaries compared to the national average. Top earners make $99,517, while the bottom 20% make closer to $29,867. The median grad salary is $54,519.
Automotive Mechanics graduate salaries over time
This chart maps the average workforce wage by years of experience:
Highest paying jobs for automotive mechanics graduates
As per most recent US census
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