New Jersey

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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 Jersey is host to more than 450 car dealerships, employing more than 32,000 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

32,694
Total Car Dealership Jobs
$66,646
Average Annual Salary
454
Total Number of Car Dealerships
$34.3 B
Total Car Dealership Sales
$737 M
Income Taxes Paid
72
Employees per Dealership
$2.2 B
Annual Car Dealership Payroll

Truck Dealerships

3,721
Total Truck Dealership Jobs
58
Total Number of Truck Dealerships
$2.5 B
Total Truck Dealership Sales
$206 M
Annual Truck Dealership Payroll

Training Centers

14 Total Number of Training Facilities

Bergen County Technical Schools

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Paramus Shop Car
Paramus students are trained to be proactive diagnosticians rather than reactive mechanics. The program combines classroom instruction with specified instruction in our fully equipped automotive lab.

Camden County College

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Shop Car
This open enrollment curriculum is designed to prepare students for careers as service technicians in the automotive industry.

Gloucester County Institute of Technology

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Deptford Township Shop Car
​The Automotive Technology program is a cooperative agreement between Rowan College, the Gloucester County Institute of Technology and the Ford Motor Company.
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Scholarships

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