Automotive Technology



Graduates find employment at automotive dealerships, independent automotive shops, service stations, car manufacturers, and national automotive service centers. Positions include but are not limited to:

  • Automotive service technician
  • Electronics installer
  • Electronics technician
  • Mechanic
  • Service writer
  • Service manager
  • Truck technician


The following is a partial list of employers who have hired graduates from this program:

Business Location
C&S Car Company Waterloo, IA
ConAgra Foods, Inc. Waterloo, IA
Dan Deery Motor Co. Cedar Falls, IA
John Deere Waterloo, IA
Waterloo Auto Parts Waterloo, IA

Example Careers and Average Wages

Entry Average Experienced
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics $26,800 $43,200 $51,500
Electronic Equipment Installers and Repairers $25,600 $32,700 $36,200

Source: 2020 Iowa Wage Report, Iowa Workforce Development

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