Automotive Service Technicians, Truck and Bus Mechanics

NOC#: 72410

Number employed in the occupation:


Gender of people employed in the occupation:

# of Women: 70


# of Men: 2200


Age of people working in the occupation:

Age 15 to 29: 765

Age 30 to 54: 980

Age 55 to 64: 430

Age 65 and older: 105

Highest Education level of people working in the occupation:

No certificate, diploma or degree: 150

Secondary school diploma: 440

Apprenticeship or trades certificate: 745

College certificate or diploma: 800

University diploma or degree: 130

Median Incomes of people working in the occupation (2022)

Median income for an entry-level employee: Minimum Wage

Median income for all employees in the occupation: $23.90

Median income for an experienced employee: $35.86

Annual online job postings in 2023 for this occupation:

211 online job postings

Average advertised hourly wage: $27.20/hour

Industries that employ most people working in the occupation:

81 Other Services 1,205 (53.1%)
44-45 Retail Trade 575 (25.3%)
48-49 Transportation and Warehousing 160 (7.0%)

Employment outlook:


  • Employment growth will lead to several new positions.
  • A moderate number of positions will become available due to retirements.
  • There are a moderate number of unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation.