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.

Ohio is host to more than 700 car dealerships, employing more than 43,500 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
$35.9 B
Total Car Dealership Sales
$687 M
Income Taxes Paid
Employees per Dealership
$2.3 B
Annual Car Dealership Payroll

Truck Dealerships

Total Truck Dealership Jobs
Total Number of Truck Dealerships
$4.0 B
Total Truck Dealership Sales
$335 M
Annual Truck Dealership Payroll

Training Centers

13 Total Number of Training Facilities

Collins Career Center

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Chesapeake Shop Car
Students in this program learn about the mechanical and electrical functions of automotive equipment. They are trained in the proper techniques for diagnosing problems and making necessary repairs.

Columbus State Community College

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Columbus Shop Car
Columbus State's Automotive Technology programs prepare students for entry-level positions as Service Technicians or Service Advisors.
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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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