Mechanic Schools in Arizona

Schools in Arizona

Mechanic Jobs in Arizona

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Projected Job Growth

Auto Mechanic Schools in Arizona

Whether you’re looking to start your career in automotive, diesel motorcycle or grow your mechanical skill set, Arizona is a great place to start your search. With dozens of mechanic schools in Arizona, beautiful weather and growing demand for skilled technicians, your future in the Grand Canyon State may be closer than you think.

Working as an Auto Mechanic in Arizona

The job market in Arizona is as strong as ever for aspiring mechanics that have graduated from an automotive program. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), the average annual wage for automotive service technicians and mechanics in Arizona is $42,910, with the top 10% earning $65,000 per year. The BLS also shows over 14,000 jobs for technicians and mechanics in Arizona. Mechanic employment per 1,000 jobs is higher in Arizona that most other states in the country, including larger states like California and New York. According to Labor Market Information (LMI), Arizona is expected to see a 7.7% increase in mechanic jobs by 2026, which outpaces the national projection of 6.6%.
With projected growth in the industry, hiring and a solid salary for auto technicians, Arizona is a great state to start or continue your automotive career. In addition to the number of jobs, the type of jobs are also abundant. Arizona is home to a half dozen Fortune 500 companies as well as thousands of small businesses in the automotive field. Regardless of what you want to do with your career, you should be able to find options in Arizona. The most common automotive careers in Arizona include:

Job Type Total in Arizona Average Hourly Wage Average Annual Salary
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics 13,180 $19.18 $39,890
Automotive Body and Related Repairers 2,560 $22.74 $47,290
Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers 500 $16.19 $33,670
Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists 5,090 $20.95 $43,580

Directory of Arizona Schools

Featured Trade Schools in Arizona

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Arizona Western College
Programs:
Automotive Technology
Automotive Brakes and Suspension
Auto Electrical and AC
Automotive Powertrains
and more…

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Arizona Automotive Institute
Programs:
Automotive Service Technology
Diesel – Heavy Truck
Combination Welding
and more…

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Universal Technical Institute
Programs:
Automotive Technology
Motorcycle Technician
Diesel Technology
Welding Technology
and more…

All Mechanic Schools in Arizona

School Address Programs More Details
Eastern Arizona College 615 N Stadium Avenue
Thatcher, AZ 85552
Automotive Service Consultant
Automotive Technology
Automotive Technician
Automotive Maintenance
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Gateway Community College Multiple Campuses Automotive Technology
Honda and Toyota Technician Programs
Auto Body Technology
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East Valley Institute of Technology 1601 W Main Street
Mesa, AZ 85201
Automotive Technology
Classic Automotive Restoration
Collision Repair
Diesel Technologies
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Mesa Community College Multiple Campuses Automotive Technology
Automotive Performance
Caterpillar Technician
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Mountain Institute JTED 220 Ruger Road, St. 2
Prescott, AZ 86301
Automotive Collision Repair
Automotive Technology
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Northland Pioneer College Multiple Campuses Automotive Technology View School

Arizona Mechanic School Grants & Scholarships

Grant School Description Link
UTI Institutional Grant UTI 10% off tuition for eligible students View Grant
UTI Housing Grant UTI Up to $1,000 for enrolled students View Grant
Pell Grants Any Various, for low-income households View Grant
Arizona Leveraging Educational Assistance Partnership (AzLEAP) Any Up to $2,500 per academic year View Grant
Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG) Any Various, for low-income households View Grant

Data Sources

Bureau of Labor Statistics
Phoenix Business Journal