Automotive Service Technicians, Truck and Bus Mechanics

NOC#: 72410

Number employed in the occupation:


Gender of people employed in the occupation:

# of Women: 25


# of Men: 705


Age of people working in the occupation:

Age 15 to 29: 230

Age 30 to 54: 410

Age 55 to 64: 105

Age 65 and older: 45

Highest Education level of people working in the occupation:

No certificate, diploma or degree: 35

Secondary school diploma: 135

Apprenticeship or trades certificate: 285

College certificate or diploma: 265

University diploma or degree: 10

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:

10 online job postings

Average advertised hourly wage: $29.39/hour

Industries that employ most people working in the occupation:

81 Other Services 365 (50.0%)
44-45 Retail Trade 135 (18.5%)
48-49 Transportation and Warehousing 100 (13.7%)


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.