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Mechanic & Repair Technologies Schools in California

11,175 students earned Mechanic & Repair Technologies degrees in California in the 2018-2019 year.

A Mechanic & Repair Technologies major is the 3rd most popular major in this state.

Gender Distribution

In California, a mechanic and repair technologies major is more popular with men than with women.

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Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of mechanic and repair technologies majors in California is as follows:

  • Asian: 9.8%
  • Black or African American: 4.8%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 52.6%
  • White: 22.1%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.6%
  • Other Races: 10.2%
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Jobs for Mechanic & Repair Technologies Grads in California

In this state, there are 373,510 people employed in jobs related to a mechanic and repair technologies degree, compared to 3,905,560 nationwide.

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Wages for Mechanic & Repair Technologies Jobs in California

In this state, mechanic and repair technologies grads earn an average of $50,620. Nationwide, they make an average of $46,460.

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There are 143 colleges in California that offer mechanic and repair technologies degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

613 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,289 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $31,500 a year. The student to faculty ratio is 37 to 1. 94% of students get financical aid.

598 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,386 Total Students

In their early career, UTI Rancho Cucamonga grads earn an average salary of $35,000. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 46 to 1. 95% of students get financical aid.

452 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,075 Total Students

This private school has an average net price of $21,858. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 41 to 1. 94% of students get financical aid.

413 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,621 Total Students

An average student at San Joaquin Valley College-Visalia will pay a net price of $27,819. 78% of students get financical aid. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $24,700 a year.

#5

Cypress College

Cypress
394 Degrees in Major Awarded
15,679 Total Students

39% of the teachers are full time. Of all the students who attend this school, 70% get financial aid. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $4,745.

323 Degrees in Major Awarded
19,101 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 8.50%. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 77% of students receive it. The student to faculty ratio is 21 to 1.

#7

Victor Valley College

Victorville
301 Degrees in Major Awarded
13,126 Total Students

88% of students get financical aid. The full-time teacher rate is 20%. Graduates earn an average $20,400 after graduation.

252 Degrees in Major Awarded
14,127 Total Students

24% of the teachers are full time. The 9.10% student loan default rate is lower than average. A typical student attending San Diego Miramar College will pay a net price of $6,155.

247 Degrees in Major Awarded
31,265 Total Students

27 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. In their early career, American River grads earn an average salary of $23,200. A typical student attending American River will pay a net price of $4,796.

#10

UEI College-Bakersfield

Bakersfield
217 Degrees in Major Awarded
990 Total Students

98% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. 30 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. This private institution charges an average net price of $28,224.

Mechanic & Repair Technologies Careers in CA

Some of the careers mechanic and repair technologies majors go into include:

Job Title CA Job Growth CA Median Salary
Millwrights 21% $70,290
Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers 20% $55,140
Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers 18% $51,970
Bicycle Repairers 14% $30,980
Bus and Truck Mechanics 13% $54,830
Motorcycle Mechanics 13% $45,840
Machinery Maintenance Workers 12% $51,780
Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians 12% $70,980
Electric Motor, and Power Tool Repairers 12% $45,800
Elevator Installers and Repairers 11% $80,690
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers 10% $41,080
Industrial Machinery Mechanics 10% $56,980
Transportation Equipment Electrical and Electronics Installers and Repairers 10% $73,820
Transportation Equipment Painters 10% $40,980
Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics 9% $63,550
Automotive Body Repairers 9% $48,830
Rail Car Repairers 9% $55,800
Mechanic, and Repairer Supervisors 9% $76,890
Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians 8% $44,810
Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers 8% $29,430
Recreational Vehicle Service Technicians 8% $42,020
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics 7% $45,840
Industrial Equipment Electrical and Electronics Repairers 6% $61,460
Avionics Technicians 5% $71,570
Outdoor Power Equipment and Small Engine Mechanics 4% $37,260
Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment Installers and Repairers 0% $43,320
Precision Instrument and Equipment Repairers 0% $58,890
Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers 0% $69,730
Radio, Cellular, and Tower Equipment Installers and Repairs 0% $54,320
Locksmiths and Safe Repairers 0% $50,910
Semiconductor Processors 0% $40,510
Home Appliance Repairers 0% $44,440
Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine Repairers -3% $41,700
Telecommunications Equipment Installers and Repairers -4% $58,520
Jewelers, Precious Stone and Metal Workers -5% $38,110
Aircraft Structure, Surfaces, Rigging, and Systems Assemblers -15% $48,660
Engine and Machine Assemblers -20% $36,690
Vehicle Electronic Equipment Installers and Repairers -21% $36,970

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to mechanic and repair technologies.

Major Annual Graduates in CA
Personal & Culinary Services 16,546
Precision Production 3,516
Construction Trades 3,266
Transportation & Materials Moving 1,684

View all majors related to Mechanic & Repair Technologies

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