North Carolina

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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.

North Carolina is host to about 600 car dealerships, employing more than 36,000 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

36,429
Total Car Dealership Jobs
$53,831
Average Annual Salary
579
Total Number of Car Dealerships
$26.5 B
Total Car Dealership Sales
$661 M
Income Taxes Paid
63
Employees per Dealership
$2.0 B
Annual Car Dealership Payroll

Truck Dealerships

4,491
Total Truck Dealership Jobs
70
Total Number of Truck Dealerships
$3.0 B
Total Truck Dealership Sales
$249 M
Annual Truck Dealership Payroll

Training Centers

23 Total Number of Training Facilities

Blue Ridge Community College

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Flat Rock Shop Car
The program provides an introduction to transportation industry careers and increases student awareness of the diverse technologies associated with this dynamic and challenging field.

Catawba Valley Community College

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Hickory Shop Car
The Automotive Systems Technology curriculum prepares individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills to repair, service, and maintain all types of automobiles.
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Scholarships

The Next Level

NADA Foundation is committed to investing in our community. That's why we're providing access to scholarships and helping our workforce build a bright future.

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The Benefits of Automotive Technician Careers

January 25, 2019 Jonathan Collegio, NADA Senior Vice President of Public Affairs

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