Modern car and truck dealerships provide a wide variety of unique and challenging careers to meet the interests and skill levels of almost anyone. These careers offer responsible individuals competitive salaries, great benefits, and excellent opportunity for advancement.

Arkansas is host to more than 200 car dealerships, employing more than 10,000 people. Demand for employees is high, which translates into job security. Many jobs are high-tech and challenging as well as rewarding. Job-seekers can find vital information on training opportunities and scholarships below. Jump start your career today.

Car Dealerships

Total Car Dealership Jobs
Average Annual Salary
Total Number of Car Dealerships
$8.0 B
Total Car Dealership Sales
$190 M
Income Taxes Paid
Employees per Dealership
$533 M
Annual Car Dealership Payroll

Truck Dealerships

Total Truck Dealership Jobs
Total Number of Truck Dealerships
$1.16 B
Total Truck Dealership Sales
$96 M
Annual Truck Dealership Payroll

Training Centers

13 Total Number of Training Facilities

Arkansas Career Training Institute

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Hot Springs Shop Car
Students will engage in activities and instruction enabling them to use, create, problem and control various technology resources; people, tools, machines, information, materials, energy, capital, and time.

Arkansas State University-Searcy

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Searcy Shop Car, Truck
Automotive Technology focuses on training students like you to perform as highly skilled and respected technicians in their career field, with reliable job opportunities abound.

Black River Technical College

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Pocahontas Shop Car
This program is offered as two one-year specialty certificates: Electrical Engine and Powertrain-Systems. The latest and most modern diagnostic equipment ensures students are trained to a high skill level in both specialty areas.
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