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.

Missouri is host to about 400 car dealerships, employing more than 22,500 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
$18.4 B
Total Car Dealership Sales
$414 M
Income Taxes Paid
Employees per Dealership
$1.2 B
Annual Car Dealership Payroll

Truck Dealerships

Total Truck Dealership Jobs
Total Number of Truck Dealerships
$2.5 B
Total Truck Dealership Sales
$203 M
Annual Truck Dealership Payroll

Training Centers

17 Total Number of Training Facilities

Crowder Technical Education Center

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Neosho Shop Car
The Automotive Technology program is a two year program designed for high school students (grades 11-12) who desire a career in the field of automotive service and repair.

Four Rivers Career Center

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Washington Shop Car
The Automotive Technology program is a two-year program in which students learn auto repair and maintenance skills.

Jefferson College

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Hillsboro Shop Car
The goal of the NATEF-accredited Automotive Technology Program is to prepare students for employment in the automotive services industry. Graduates are employed in sales, parts,and technician positions.
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