Occupational Employment Statistics


DETAILED OCCUPATION DATA

53-6031 Automotive and Watercraft Service Attendants



Service automobiles, buses, trucks, boats, and other automotive or marine vehicles with fuel, lubricants, and accessories. Collect payment for services and supplies. May lubricate vehicle, change motor oil, install antifreeze, or replace lights or other accessories, such as windshield wiper blades or fan belts. May repair or replace tires.

Geography EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
Northwest Minnesota 310110$14.65/hr$10.74/hr$11.83/hr$14.10/hr$16.86/hr$20.26/hr


IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
ConstructionN/AN/A
Trade, Transportation and Utilities1,510$14.09/hr
Financial ActivitiesN/AN/A
Professional and Business ServicesN/AN/A
Education and Health ServicesN/AN/A
Leisure and HospitalityN/A$11.73/hr
Other Services1,170$12.28/hr
Public AdministrationN/AN/A
 
Geography EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2016-2026
Southwest Minnesota N/A$13.05/hr3.4%
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA N/A$13.85/hrN/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA N/A$10.31/hrN/A
St Cloud MN MSA N/A$13.96/hrN/A
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA 30$12.72/hrN/A
Fargo ND-MN MSA 50$14.28/hrN/A
Northeast Balance of State 50$13.57/hrN/A
Southeast Balance of State 140$12.48/hrN/A
Rochester MN MSA 150$14.64/hrN/A
Southwest Balance of State 170$13.40/hrN/A
Duluth MN-WI MSA 190$12.48/hrN/A
Northeast Minnesota 200$12.61/hr1.5%
Northwest Balance of State 210$14.11/hrN/A
Southeast Minnesota 260$14.10/hr12.5%
Northwest Minnesota 310$14.10/hr11.5%
Central Minnesota 330$14.07/hr13.8%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 1,610$12.79/hr11.9%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 1,900$13.01/hrN/A
Minnesota 2,850$13.20/hr10.4%


Occupations EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2016-2026
Tire Repairers and Changers 1,800$15.64/hr-0.1%
Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers 470$21.11/hr6.0%
Home Appliance Repairers 770$18.60/hr-2.3%


  • Collect cash payments from customers and make change or charge purchases to customers' credit cards and provide customers with receipts.
  • Order stock and price and shelve incoming goods.
  • Check tire pressure and levels of fuel, motor oil, transmission, radiator, battery, or other fluids, adding air or fluids as required.
  • Perform minor repairs, such as adjusting brakes, replacing spark plugs, or changing engine oil or filters.
  • Clean parking areas, offices, restrooms, or equipment and remove trash.
  • Grease and lubricate vehicles or specified units, such as springs, universal joints, or steering knuckles, using grease guns or spray lubricants.
  • Sell and install accessories, such as batteries, windshield wiper blades, fan belts, bulbs, or headlamps.
  • Perform minor repairs, such as adjusting brakes, replacing spark plugs, or changing engine oil or filters.
  • Sell and install accessories, such as batteries, windshield wiper blades, fan belts, bulbs, or headlamps.
  • Rotate, test, and repair or replace tires.