North Dakota


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 Dakota is host to more than 75 car dealerships, employing more than 3,800 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
$2.2 B
Total Car Dealership Sales
$85 M
Income Taxes Paid
Employees per Dealership
$204 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

3 Total Number of Training Facilities

Bismarck State College

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Bismarck Shop Car
Automotive Technology is a limited enrollment, two-year program that prepares graduates for entry-level jobs.

Lake Region State College

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Devils Lake Shop Car
The Automotive Technology program at Lake Region State College is student-centered with both classroom lectures and hands-on experiences. Our graduates leave as highly qualified and motivated individuals that work in a variety of fields in the automotive industry including automotive dealerships, independent shops and service centers.

North Dakota State College of Science

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Wahpeton Shop Car
If you love cars — fast cars, custom cars, expensive cars, all cars — then the NDSCS Automotive Technology program might be your ticket to a well-paying career that you’re going to love. Receive hands-on instruction in automotive diagnostic and repair in a state-of-the-art shop using the latest Snap-on tools.
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