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 26076$12.60/hr$10.42/hr$10.46/hr$11.87/hr$14.12/hr$16.22/hr


IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
ConstructionN/A$17.06/hr
Trade, Transportation and Utilities1,370$13.57/hr
Financial ActivitiesN/AN/A
Professional and Business ServicesN/AN/A
Education and Health ServicesN/AN/A
Leisure and HospitalityN/A$11.39/hr
Other Services1,100$12.40/hr
Public Administration10$19.80/hr
 
Geography EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2016-2026
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA N/A$12.27/hrN/A
St Cloud MN MSA N/A$11.68/hrN/A
Southwest Balance of State N/A$13.39/hrN/A
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA N/A$12.00/hrN/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Fargo ND-MN MSA 40$13.95/hrN/A
Northeast Balance of State 50$12.87/hrN/A
Southeast Balance of State 110$12.05/hrN/A
Rochester MN MSA 120$14.06/hrN/A
Southwest Minnesota 160$13.02/hr3.4%
Central Minnesota 190$14.03/hr13.8%
Southeast Minnesota 200$13.21/hrN/A
Duluth MN-WI MSA 220$12.72/hrN/A
Northeast Minnesota 230$12.76/hr1.5%
Northwest Balance of State 240$11.79/hrN/A
Northwest Minnesota 260$11.87/hr11.5%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 1,570$12.93/hr11.9%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 1,760$13.12/hrN/A
Minnesota 2,690$12.96/hr10.4%


Occupations EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2016-2026
Tire Repairers and Changers 1,870$14.80/hr-0.1%
Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers 320$18.69/hr6.0%
Home Appliance Repairers 540$21.89/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.