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Mechanic & Repair Technologies Schools in Illinois

In 2018-2019, 5,178 students earned their Mechanic & Repair Technologies degrees in IL.

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

Gender Distribution

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

Mechanic & Repair Technologies Majors in IL Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 1.7%
  • Black or African American: 8.3%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 26.0%
  • White: 57.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.4%
  • Other Races: 5.5%
Mechanic & Repair Technologies Majors in IL Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Mechanic & Repair Technologies Grads in Illinois

In this state, there are 138,810 people employed in jobs related to a mechanic and repair technologies degree, compared to 3,905,560 nationwide.

Mechanic & Repair Technologies Jobs Nationwide vs. IL

Wages for Mechanic & Repair Technologies Jobs in Illinois

Mechanic & Repair Technologies grads earn an average of $51,080 in the state and $46,460 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 56 colleges in Illinois that offer mechanic and repair technologies degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

507 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,002 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 95% of students receive it. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $35,000 after earning their degree at this institution. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 37 to 1.

453 Degrees in Major Awarded
13,743 Total Students

A typical student attending College of Lake County will pay a net price of $4,928. The student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 51% of students receive it.

406 Degrees in Major Awarded
13,032 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $5,192. 53% of students get financical aid. Graduates earn an average $26,000 after graduation.

385 Degrees in Major Awarded
14,318 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 22 to 1. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $25,800 a year. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 50% of students receive it.

299 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,092 Total Students

17 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The full-time teacher rate is 32%. Of all the students who attend this school, 52% get financial aid.

242 Degrees in Major Awarded
9,931 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 51% of students receive it. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $29,600 after earning their degree at this institution. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $4,768.

205 Degrees in Major Awarded
157 Total Students

This private institution charges an average net price of $22,370. 97% of students get financical aid. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 13 to 1.

#8

Lake Land College

Mattoon
202 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,466 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 59% are considered full time. This public school has an average net price of $4,809. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 76% of students receive it.

181 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,446 Total Students

68% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 19 to 1. This public school has an average net price of $5,994.

174 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,665 Total Students

In their early career, Waubonsee grads earn an average salary of $28,700. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 57% of students receive it. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $5,631.

Mechanic & Repair Technologies Careers in IL

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

Job Title IL Job Growth IL Median Salary
Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers 13% $52,530
Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers 13% $57,660
Millwrights 12% $67,560
Radio, Cellular, and Tower Equipment Installers and Repairs 12% $49,530
Elevator Installers and Repairers 11% $100,970
Industrial Machinery Mechanics 10% $54,930
Bus and Truck Mechanics 9% $52,190
Machinery Maintenance Workers 9% $53,270
Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics 9% $60,470
Rail Car Repairers 8% $52,240
Outdoor Power Equipment and Small Engine Mechanics 8% $32,660
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers 7% $45,090
Mechanic, and Repairer Supervisors 7% $67,790
Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians 5% $63,970
Industrial Equipment Electrical and Electronics Repairers 4% $58,000
Automotive Body Repairers 4% $45,170
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics 4% $42,970
Transportation Equipment Painters 4% $45,660
Electric Motor, and Power Tool Repairers 4% $82,960
Transportation Equipment Electrical and Electronics Installers and Repairers 3% $0
Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine Repairers 3% $37,340
Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment Installers and Repairers 3% $37,060
Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers 2% $38,500
Motorcycle Mechanics 0% $37,620
Precision Instrument and Equipment Repairers 0% $66,330
Radio Operators 0% $0
Motorboat Mechanics and Service Technicians -2% $34,650
Home Appliance Repairers -4% $41,390
Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers -4% $56,460
Jewelers, Precious Stone and Metal Workers -4% $33,700
Musical Instrument Repairers and Tuners -6% $42,410
Locksmiths and Safe Repairers -8% $51,230
Telecommunications Equipment Installers and Repairers -9% $60,070
Aircraft Structure, Surfaces, Rigging, and Systems Assemblers -10% $50,610
Timing Device Assemblers and Adjusters -14% $0
Engine and Machine Assemblers -19% $38,930

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

Major Annual Graduates in IL
Personal & Culinary Services 5,261
Precision Production 2,265
Construction Trades 1,885
Transportation & Materials Moving 1,330

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