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Occupational Employment Statistics


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 Click link for Career Profile EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 85044$17.09/hr$12.84/hr$14.91/hr$15.70/hr$18.07/hr$24.59/hr

IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Trade, Transportation and Utilities910$15.73/hr
Leisure and HospitalityN/AN/A
Other Services650$15.11/hr
Public Administration10$19.86/hr
Geography Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Northeast Balance of State 20$14.78/hrN/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA 40$15.53/hrN/A
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA 50$15.25/hrN/A
Rochester MN MSA 50$15.68/hrN/A
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA 70$14.68/hrN/A
St Cloud MN MSA 70$15.05/hrN/A
Northeast Minnesota 80$14.56/hr5.2%
Duluth MN-WI MSA 80$14.56/hrN/A
Southwest Balance of State 80$15.50/hrN/A
Southeast Balance of State 110$14.72/hrN/A
Southwest Minnesota 120$14.82/hr4.5%
Fargo ND-MN MSA 130$15.28/hrN/A
Southeast Minnesota 140$15.40/hr5.8%
Northwest Balance of State 170$15.50/hrN/A
Northwest Minnesota 190$15.50/hr3.5%
Central Minnesota 220$15.64/hr1.3%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 850$15.70/hr6.3%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 1,000$15.95/hrN/A
Minnesota 1,600$15.64/hr4.9%

Occupations Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Tire Repairers and Changers 1,220$18.44/hr-2.7%
Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers 350$23.99/hr4.8%
Home Appliance Repairers 530$24.20/hr-6.6%

  • Collect cash payments from customers and make change or charge purchases to customers' credit cards and provide customers with receipts.
  • Clean windshields.
  • Order stock and price and shelve incoming goods.
  • Test and charge batteries.
  • Prepare daily reports of fuel, oil, and accessory sales.
  • Maintain customer records and follow up periodically with telephone, mail, or personal reminders of services due.
  • 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.
  • Activate fuel pumps and fill fuel tanks of vehicles with gasoline or diesel fuel to specified levels.
  • Clean parking areas, offices, restrooms, or equipment and remove trash.