Salary for Automotive Body and Related Repairers

Also known as:  Auto Body Customizer, Auto Body Technician, Auto Body Worker, Auto Bumper Straightener, Body and Frame Technician, Body Shop Worker, Car Refinisher, Truck Body Repairer, Vehicle Body Sander helps transportation professionals find better paying jobs across all specialties and locations.

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Automotive body and related repairers, inspect, test, straighten, finish and repair automotive body frames. This job is not usually dangerous, but it can be strenuous as it requires workers to stand for long periods of time and bend in awkward positions. To be considered for this position, a high school diploma is usually required. Once hired, an employer may require an apprenticeship program, but usually a few months to a year of on-site training is all that is necessary.

An Automotive Body or Related Repairer can receive an average salary of between 32000 to 48000 based on experience and talent. Automotive Body and Related Repairers will normally get an average compensation of Forty One Thousand Two Hundred dollars per year.

Automotive Body and Related Repairers receive the highest pay in Alaska, where they receive salary pay of near $56920. Professionals that work in these jobs obtain the highest pay in Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services, which has wages of $54380.

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The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 9.32 percent nationwide in that time.
Automotive Body and Related Repairers tend to make the most in the following industries
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation $54,380
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services $53,210
Public Administration $48,390
Manufacturing $47,820
Construction $44,520
Retail Trade $42,520
In general, they earn less within the industries below
Wholesale Trade $38,240
Administrative, Support and Waste Management Services $38,860
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing $39,250
Other Services (except Public Administration) $40,710
Transportation and Warehousing $40,910
Educational Services $42,330