Lawnmower Repairers


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Occupation is in demand for the following regions: Career Cluster
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100196
Lawnmower Repairers

Lawnmower Repairers - Employment & Outlook

The table below provides information about the number of workers in this occupation in various regions. It also provides information about the expected growth rate and future job openings.

Employment

Major employers:

  • Equipment dealers
  • Lawn and garden supplies stores
  • Engine repair shops

Outlook

Demand for this occupation will grow as fast as average. As small engines become more sophisticated people will need to take their equipment to mechanics for repair.

Most job openings will occur as current mechanics transfer to other jobs or retire. Job opportunities will be good for people who complete formal mechanic training programs.

Small Engine Mechanics (CIS 100196)

Location Employment & Growth >>>> Annual openings



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Illinois
747
Very small
&
8.8%
5.8%
>>>>
87
Few
  Champaign Area
14
Very small
&
14.3%
7.0%
>>>>
2
Very few
  Charleston-Effingham-Centralia Area
11
Very small
&
9.1%
5.0%
>>>>
1
Very few
  Cook County
272
Very small
&
8.5%
5.6%
>>>>
32
Few
  Decatur Area
6
Very small
&
-16.7%
7.0%
>>>>
0
None
  DeKalb-Elgin-Aurora Area
44
Small
&
18.2%
9.7%
>>>>
6
Few
  Du Page County
84
Very small
&
8.3%
5.4%
>>>>
10
Few
  Edwardsville Area
15
Very small
&
13.3%
5.1%
>>>>
2
Very few
  Jacksonville-Carlinville-Litchfield Area
6
Very small
&
16.7%
7.0%
>>>>
0
None
  Kankakee-Morris-Pontiac Area
11
Very small
&
18.2%
5.2%
>>>>
1
Very few
  Lake County
60
Small
&
11.7%
8.6%
>>>>
8
Few
  McHenry County
19
Very small
&
5.3%
6.8%
>>>>
2
Very few
  Mt Vernon-Marion-Carbondale Area
10
Very small
&
0.0%
6.8%
>>>>
1
Very few
  Northwest Illinois Area
14
Very small
&
14.3%
3.6%
>>>>
2
Very few
  Peoria-Bloomington Area
38
Very small
&
13.2%
7.3%
>>>>
4
Very few
  Quincy-Macomb-Galesburg Area
9
Very small
&
11.1%
4.3%
>>>>
1
Very few
  Rock Island-Moline Area
8
Very small
&
12.5%
5.7%
>>>>
0
None
  Rockford Area
21
Very small
&
14.3%
7.6%
>>>>
2
Very few
  Springfield Area
14
Very small
&
14.3%
4.7%
>>>>
2
Very few
  St Louis-Belleville Area
24
Very small
&
4.2%
6.4%
>>>>
3
Very few
  Will County
40
Small
&
12.5%
9.1%
>>>>
5
Few
United States
35,000
Small
&
3.7%
3.7%
>>>>
3,500
Few
Source: Illinois Career Information System (CIS) brought to you by Illinois Department of Employment Security.