Automobile Tire Repairers and Changers


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Automobile Tire Repairers and Changers

Automobile Tire Repairers and Changers - 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:

  • Tire stores
  • Car parts stores
  • Auto repair shops

Outlook

Growth for this occupation is slower than average. Changes in economic conditions can affect the tire repair and replacement business. When the economy is strong, people take more trips and put more wear on their cars. When the economy is weak, people still must repair and replace the tires on their cars. However, during a downturn, employers hire fewer workers. Demand is also affected by the increase in reliability of tires. 

Job openings occur as people leave the occupation for other jobs.

Tire Repairers and Changers (CIS 100212)

Location Employment & Growth >>>> Annual openings



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Illinois
3,717
Medium
&
-5.5%
2.4%
>>>>
377
Moderate
  Champaign Area
72
Medium
&
-5.6%
-0.9%
>>>>
8
Moderate
  Charleston-Effingham-Centralia Area
95
Medium
&
-9.5%
1.2%
>>>>
9
Moderate
  Cook County
1,185
Medium
&
-10.5%
0.6%
>>>>
112
Moderate
  Decatur Area
44
Medium
&
0.0%
5.5%
>>>>
5
Moderate
  DeKalb-Elgin-Aurora Area
197
Medium
&
-7.6%
2.5%
>>>>
19
Moderate
  Du Page County
449
Medium
&
-1.1%
3.3%
>>>>
50
Moderate
  Edwardsville Area
98
Medium
&
-3.1%
5.5%
>>>>
11
Moderate
  Jacksonville-Carlinville-Litchfield Area
43
Medium
&
-7.0%
-2.1%
>>>>
4
Moderate
  Kankakee-Morris-Pontiac Area
67
Medium
&
6.0%
5.8%
>>>>
8
Moderate
  Lake County
245
Medium
&
-9.8%
1.9%
>>>>
24
Moderate
  McHenry County
89
Medium
&
-2.2%
2.9%
>>>>
10
Moderate
  Mt Vernon-Marion-Carbondale Area
85
Medium
&
-5.9%
1.0%
>>>>
9
Moderate
  Northwest Illinois Area
108
Medium
&
-0.9%
2.6%
>>>>
12
Moderate
  Peoria-Bloomington Area
201
Medium
&
-7.5%
-1.9%
>>>>
19
Moderate
  Quincy-Macomb-Galesburg Area
69
Medium
&
-8.7%
-1.1%
>>>>
6
Moderate
  Rock Island-Moline Area
72
Medium
&
-8.3%
-1.8%
>>>>
7
Moderate
  Rockford Area
107
Medium
&
-4.7%
0.9%
>>>>
11
Moderate
  Shawnee National Forest Area
30
Medium
&
-6.7%
-2.3%
>>>>
3
Few
  Springfield Area
91
Medium
&
-13.2%
0.0%
>>>>
9
Moderate
  St Louis-Belleville Area
133
Medium
&
-10.5%
-1.7%
>>>>
13
Moderate
  Vermilion County
22
Medium
&
-4.5%
-3.0%
>>>>
3
Few
  Will County
191
Medium
&
2.6%
4.1%
>>>>
21
Moderate
United States
113,400
Medium
&
2.3%
3.7%
>>>>
12,000
Moderate
Source: Illinois Career Information System (CIS) brought to you by Illinois Department of Employment Security.