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Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists (Occupational Profile)

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SOC: 49-3031

Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists repair and maintain heavy duty vehicles used in transportation and elsewhere. Mechanics must maintain engines running on alternative fuels, while some work mostly on diesel engines or equipment.

Los Angeles County Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists:

Annual Average Employment 2010

Projected Employment 2020

Average Hourly Wage, 1q12

Average Annual Wage, 1q12

Entry Level Education

Work Experience

On the Job Training

4,660

5,470

$24.87

$51,730

High school

None

Long-term

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