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.

Connecticut is host to more than 250 car dealerships, employing more than 14,000 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
$10.3 B
Total Car Dealership Sales
$310 M
Income Taxes Paid
Employees per Dealership
$869 M
Annual Car Dealership Payroll

Truck Dealerships

Total Truck Dealership Jobs
Total Number of Truck Dealerships
$988 M
Total Truck Dealership Sales
$81 M
Annual Truck Dealership Payroll

Training Centers

3 Total Number of Training Facilities

Gateway Community College

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New Haven Shop Car
Gateway’s state-of-the-art Automotive Technology programs can lead to a rewarding career as an Automotive Service Technician.

Lincoln Technical Center-East Windsor

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East Windsor Shop Car
Earn a diploma through the automotive and skilled trade training programs at Lincoln Tech’s East Windsor, CT campus. Learn from experienced instructors through training on industry-specific equipment.

Naugatuck Valley Community College

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Waterbury Shop Car
The ASE Certified Master Automotive Technician Program is a course of study designed to accommodate both full and part-time students, culminating in an Associate of Science degree.
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