Mechanic Schools in Idaho

Schools in Idaho

Mechanic Jobs in Idaho

%

Projected Job Growth

Auto Mechanic Schools in Idaho

Compared to the amount of jobs available, Idaho has an abundance of schools that offer automotive technology degrees or certificates in related fields. This is a result of the state preparing for the future as the states projected job growth is much higher than average at 18.1%. The schools in the state are ready for the growth of students coming in and have some great programs to show for it. With average tuition prices around $13,000, school is relatively inexpensive in this state. This is especially true if you decide to go to one of the community colleges rather than the universities as these offer much lower tuition. Along with that there are many scholarships and grants available so keep an eye out for those, including our very own scholarship.

Working as an Auto Mechanic in Idaho

Once you get a job in Idaho, you will be able to see your education pay off. This is true because even though the average salary for this industry in Idaho is low at about $44,000, you can work your way up to a salary of about $65,000. Many employers will offer higher wages for employees with more certifications and degrees so if you can invest in your education now, it will pay off when it comes time for your career. Along with that, employers are going to have a large need of mechanics very soon with an average job growth of 18.1% in Idaho so this is a prime time to be getting your automotive degree and entering the workforce.

Job Type Total in Idaho Average Hourly Wage Average Annual Salary
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics 3,820 $20.04 $41,690
Automotive Body and Related Repairers 620 $22.68 $47,180
Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists 1,650 $19.87 $41,330

Directory of Idaho Schools

Featured Trade Schools in Idaho

Idaho State University Logo

Idaho State University
Programs:
Collision and Repair Technology
Automotive Mechanics Technology
and more…

All Mechanic Schools in Idaho

School Address Programs More Details
North Idaho College 1000 West Garden Avenue Coeur D Alene, ID 83814 Collision and Repair Technology
Automotive Mechanics Technology
View School
Lewis-Clark State College 500 8th Ave
Lewiston, ID 83501
Collision and Repair Technology
Automotive Mechanics Technology
View School
Brigham Young University 525 S Center
Rexburg, ID 83460
Automotive Engineering Technology
Automotive Mechanics Technology
View School
College of Southern Idaho 315 Falls Ave.
Twin Falls, ID 83301
Collision and Repair Technology
Automotive Mechanics Technology
View School
College of Western Idaho 5500 East Opportunity Drive Nampa, ID 83687 Collision and Repair Technology
Automotive Mechanics Technology
Small Engine Mechanics & Repair
View School
Eastern Idaho Technical College 1600 S 25th E
Idaho Falls, ID 83404
Automotive Mechanics Technology View School

Available Grants & Scholarships

Grant School Description Link
Future Mechanic Grant Any $1,000 for education expenses View Grant