New Hampshire


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.

New Hampshire is host to more than 130 car dealerships, employing about 7,000 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
$5.8 B
Total Car Dealership Sales
$134 M
Income Taxes Paid
Employees per Dealership
$434 M
Annual Car Dealership Payroll

Truck Dealerships

Total Truck Dealership Jobs
Total Number of Truck Dealerships
$601 M
Total Truck Dealership Sales
$50 M
Annual Truck Dealership Payroll

Training Centers

5 Total Number of Training Facilities

Great Bay Community College

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Portsmouth Shop Car
With locations in Portsmouth and Rochester, the program provides students with skills and knowledge required for entry-level technicians performing inspection, diagnostics, maintenance and repair on automobiles and light trucks. Students use investigative skills as they learn to locate problems, use a variety of power tools as well as hand tools and diagnostic tools as they work on parts, and work with technical reference materials. Applied math and computer skills are incorporated throughout the curriculum.

Lakes Region Community College

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Laconia Shop Car
The Automotive Technology track at LRCC consist of a series of evening and Saturday courses that provide students a well-rounded education with an emphasis on the service, diagnosis, and repair of today’s complex automobiles and their integrated systems.

Manchester Community College

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Manchester Shop Car
MCC automotive curriculum is designed to meet the individual student’s area of interest by offering four nationally recognized manufacturer pathways, including: Chrysler MCAP, Ford ASSET/MLR, Audi Education Partnership, and Subaru University.

Nashua Community College

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Nashua Shop Car
Our two-year degree program is built around our hands-on automotive lab experience where you will work on real life automotive problems in a real shop atmosphere. Our live work approach lets you apply skills and build knowledge by performing work on vehicles needing repair.
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