GITNUX MARKETDATA REPORT 2024

Must-Know Automobile Repair Statistics [Current Data]

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"In 2020, the total revenue generated by the US automotive repair and maintenance market was approximately $146.2 billion."

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"On average, automotive service technicians and mechanics in the US earned an average annual income of $44,050 in May 2020."

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"In 2021, there were an estimated 233,528 auto repair and maintenance establishments in the US."

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"The total motor vehicle maintenance expenditure in the US reached approximately $123.7 billion in 2019."

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"In 2019, independent repair shops held 74% of the aftermarket service and diagnostics market share in the US."

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"In the US, the average repair cost for “check engine” light issues is $390.38."

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"9.6% of automotive repair shops specialize in mechanical repairs, and 34% are primarily body shops."

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"The global automotive repair and maintenance services market is projected to reach $810 billion by 2026."

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"As of 2019, Men hold 97% of automotive service technician jobs in the US."

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"Up to 80% of warranty returns on car repairs are actually caused by human error, called “installation faults.”"

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"About 27.5% of automotive shops in the US have 5-9 employees."

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"An estimated 61.9% of repair shops in the US are owned and operated by individuals who have worked at the shop for 20 years or more."

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"The annual vehicle repair costs in the US increased by 8.9% in the 3-year period from 2013 to 2016."

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"The average cost for common auto repairs in the US is $500."

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"Approximately 66.7% of repair shops claim their business is positively impacted by offering additional services such as tire changes or oil changes."

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"Up to 77% of auto repair shops have a website, and 54% of them are mobile-device friendly."

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"About 73.6% of repair shops in the US provide a customer satisfaction rating of 4 stars or higher (out of 5 stars)."

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