Mechanic Schools in New York

 

Overview of Mechanic Schools in New York

Over 11 million vehicles were registered in New York in 2014 and that number will increase throughout the years. This, in turn, will increase the demand for skilled technicians. Join the ranks of technicians that will be needed in the future for the Empire State. New York has many accredited schools that will train and prepare you to take on the industry. Whether you want to be an automotive technician or work on diesel engines, there is a school for you. Turn your passion into a profession!

Schools in New York

Mechanic Jobs in New York

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Projected Job Growth

Working as an Auto Mechanic in New York

Out of all the automotive training schools across the country, New York offers a unique opportunity for motivated individuals wanting to jumpstart a career in this industry today. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), the average annual wage for automotive service technicians and mechanics in New York is $42,910, with the top 10% earning $68,000 per year. The BLS also shows over 34,000 jobs for technicians and mechanics in New York, which currently stands as the fourth state with the most job opportunities in the nation.  According to Labor Market Information (LMI), New York is expected to see a 5.4% increase in mechanic jobs by 2026, approaching the national projection of 6.6%.

Job Type Total in New York Average Hourly Wage Average Annual Salary
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics 34,830 $19.79 $41,150
Automotive Body and Related Repairers 7,150 $20.44 $42,510
Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers 930 $13.60 $28,280
Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists 13,290 $25.57 $53,190

Directory of New York Schools

Featured Trade Schools in New York

Lincoln Tech

Lincoln Technical College
Programs:
Automotive Technology Training
Collision Repair & Refinishing
Diesel Technology
and more…

NYADI - The College of Automotive and Diesel Technology

NYADI
Programs:
Automotive & Diesel Technology (Degree)
Automotive Technology (Degree)
Truck & Diesel Service Technology (Certification)
Automotive Service Technology (Certification)
Collision Repair (Certification)
and more…

Superior Auto Institute logo

Superior Auto Institute
Programs:
Paintless Dent Repair
Training Interior Repair
Automotive Detailing
and more…

All Mechanic Schools in New York

School Address Programs More Details
Apex Technical School
24-02 Queens Plaza South
Long Island City, NY 11101
Automotive Service & Repair
Auto Body Repair

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Bronx Community College
2155 University Avenue
Bronx, NY 10453
Automotive Technology

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Corning Community College
1 Academic Drive
Corning, NY 14830
Auto Body & Collision Repair
Automotive Technology

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Erie Community College
6205 Main Street
Williamsville, NY 14221
Automotive Technology
Ford Asset and MOPAR CAP Programs
Auto Body Repair

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Farmingdale State College
2350 Broadhollow Road
Farmingdale, NY 11735
Automotive Management Technology
Automotive Technology

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Hudson Valley Community College
80 Vandenburgh Avenue
Troy, NY 12180
Automotive Management
Automotive Technical Services
Auto Body Repair

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Lincoln Tech – Brooklyn
1 Pierrepont Plaza 12th Floor
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Automotive Technology

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Lincoln Tech – Queens
15-30 Petracca Place
Whitestone, NY 11357
Automotive Technology

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Monroe Community College
1000 East Henrietta Road
Rochester, NY 14623
Automotive Technology
GM ASEP & Toyota T-Ten Programs

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Onondaga Community College
4585 West Seneca Turnpike
Syracuse, NY 13215
Automotive Technology

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Rockland Community College
145 College Road
Suffern, NY 10901
Automotive Technology

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Suffolk County Community College
Multiple Campuses Automotive Service Specialist
Toyota T-TEN Program

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College of Technology at Canton
34 Cornell Drive
Canton, NY 13617
Automotive Technology
Powersports Performance & Repair

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Available Grants & Scholarships

Nationwide Scholarships and Grants

Automotive Scholarships and Grants Location Description Deadline
Future Mechanic Grant Nationwide Up to $1,000 for aspiring auto mechanics 12/1/2019
Andrew Piech Memorial Scholarship Nationwide Up to $2,200 for graduates of New Mexico high school 6/6/2019
Mike Rowe Work Ethic Scholarship Nationwide Full-Tuition paid for eligible students 2019 closed
Federal Pell Grants Nationwide Up to $6,195, for low-income households Varies
Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG) Nationwide Various, for low-income households Varies
Automotive Aftermarket Scholarship Nationwide Various, one application for many scholarships 2019 closed
Berto Diaz Engineering Scholarship Nationwide Up to $1,000 for Mechanical Engineering Students 2019 closed
BMW/SAE Engineering Scholarship Nationwide Up to $6,000 paid annually in $1,500 increments 2019 closed
Brent Strohmeyer Memorial Foundation Scholarship Nationwide Up to $400 for eligible students 4/15/2020
GMiS Scholars Program Nationwide Various, for underrepresented students in tech 2019 closed
SMA Native American STEM Scholarship Nationwide Up to $1,500, for Native American STEM students 6/19/2019
Two Ten Higher Education Scholarships Nationwide Up to $4,000 for students with 2 years of personal or parents experience in footwear industry 2019 closed
Viceroy Auto Trans Scholarship Nationwide Up to $1,000 for eligible students 2019 closed
Automotive Hall of Fame Educational Fund Nationwide Up to $2,000 for eligible students 6/30/2019
Clunker Junker Cash for Cars and College Scholarship Nationwide Up to $1,000 for eligible female students Varies
SEMA Memorial Scholarship Fund Nationwide Up to $5,000 for eligible students 3/1/2020
Edward D. Hendrickson/SAE Engineering Scholarship Nationwide Up to $4,000 for eligible students distributed in $1,000 increments for four years 12/15/2019
TMC/SAE Donald D. Dawson Technical Scholarship Nationwide Up to $6,000 for eligible students distributed in $1,500 increments for four years 12/15/2019
Fred M. Young Sr./SAE Engineering Scholarship Nationwide Up to $4,000 for eligible students distributed in $1,000 increments for four years 12/15/2019
Tau Beta Pi/SAE Engineering Scholarship Nationwide Up to $1,000 for eligible students 12/15/2019
Yanmar/SAE Scholarship Nationwide Up to $1,000 for eligible students 4/1/2020
Horatio Alger Association CTE Scholarships Nationwide Up to $2,500 for eligible students 6/15 each year
AmericanMuscle Automotive Scholarship Nationwide Up to $2,000 for eligible students 6/15 & 10/15 each year

New York Specific Scholarships and Grants

Automotive Scholarships and Grants Location Description Deadline
Veterans Tuition Awards (VTA)  Approved New York Schools Up to full tuition for eligible veterans Varies
Lincoln Tech Scholarships Lincoln Tech Many different scholarships Varies
J-Rodz Scholarship Corning Community College Amount varies for students in the auto body and auto technology programs Varies
Mark Adessa Fund Corning Community College Amount varies for students in the auto technology and welding programs Varies
Michael Duell Memorial Scholarship Corning Community College Amount varies for students in the auto body and welding programs Varies
Mavis Discount Tire Scholarship Hudson Valley Community College Up to $1,000 awarded to a female automotive technology student Closed 2019
Albany Rods & Kustoms, Inc. Scholarship Hudson Valley Community College Up to $500 awarded to an automotive technology student Closed 2019
Harold M. Perkins Automotive Technology Scholarship Hudson Valley Community College Up to $1,000 awarded to an automotive technology student Closed 2019
Clarence Charles Sliter, Jr. Memorial Scholarship Hudson Valley Community College Up to $1,000 awarded to an automotive technology student Closed 2019
Robert J. Kufs Memorial Scholarship Hudson Valley Community College Up to $250 awarded to an automotive technology student Closed 2019
AAA Western and Central NY Scholarship for Automotive Technology Monroe Community College Up to $500 for eligible automotive tech students Closed 2019
Robert S. Brown Memorial T-TEN Scholarship Monroe Community College Up to $1,000 for eligible students enrolled in the Toyota T-TEN program Closed 2019
Robert Strong Family Scholarship Monroe Community College Amount varies for eligible students Closed 2019
Rochester Automobile Dealers Association Scholarship Monroe Community College Up to $1,250 for eligible automotive technology students Closed 2019
Bridgestone/Firestone Corporation Scholarship Monroe Community College Up to $2,000 for eligible automotive technology students Closed 2019
MG Car Club Western New York Centre, Inc. Endowed Scholarship Fund Monroe Community College Up to $750 for eligible automotive technology students Closed 2019
Richard Zwitzer Memorial Endowed Scholarship Monroe Community College Up to $1,250 for eligible auto tech students Closed 2019
NEW STUDENT: Bridgestone/Firestone Corporation Scholarship Monroe Community College Up to $2,000 for eligible new auto tech students Closed 2019
Anthony A. Amoros Memorial Scholarship (Continuing Students) Rockland Community College Up to $500 for eligible continuing students 5/10/2019
Anthony A. Amoros Memorial Scholarship (New Students) Rockland Community College Up to $350 for eligible new students 8/10/2019
Interstate Toyota Automotive Scholarship Rockland Community College Up to $900 for eligible automotive tech students 8/10/2019
Riversville Foundation Scholarships Rockland Community College Up to $2,000 for eligible automotive tech students 8/10/2019
Ford ASSET Program Scholarship Rockland Community College Up to $1,000 for eligible Ford ASSET students 9/30/2019