Career Profile

Tire Repairers & Changers

Education High school diploma or equivalent
This is the typical education required for an entry-level position.
Earnings $30,000
This is the typical median salary earned for an entry-level position.

Tire Repairers & Changers repair and replace tires.

General Information

Repair and replace tires.

Tire Repairers & Changers

Occupational Outlook

For the Rural Capital Area


Job Opportunities

Over the next five years, an average of 51 openings per year are projected for Tire Repairers & Changers.


Employment Change

Employment for Tire Repairers & Changers is forecasted to increase on par with the regional average by 13.2% between 2022 and 2027.


Earnings Potential

An average worker in this occupation is paid $14.43/hour. Entry level workers are paid $11.84, while experienced workers are paid $15.72. The median wage is below average regional wages across occupations.

Local Employment Opportunities

There are 334 Tire Repairers & Changers in the RCA region. By 2027 this number could reach 378.

Top 5 Employing Industries, Locally

The top industries employing Tire Repairers & Changers are Automotive Parts, Accessories, and Tire Stores, Automotive Repair and Maintenance, and General Merchandise Stores, including Warehouse Clubs and Supercenters.

Knowledge Areas

The top most significant knowledge categories for Tire Repairers & Changers include Mechanical, Customer and Personal Service, and Administration and Management.

Educational Attainment Patterns

The most common level of education for Tire Repairers & Changers is HS diploma or less. 16% of people employed in these roles have some form of college degree.

Sources: BLS   JobsEQ®   ONET