TITLE

Collision repair wages to rise, says Labor Dept

AUTHOR(S)
Sympson, Troy
PUB. DATE
February 2007
SOURCE
Automotive Body Repair News;Feb2007, Vol. 46 Issue 2, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the continuous wage increase of auto body repair employees in the U.S. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the mean hourly rate for those in the collision repair industry rose from $16.93 per hour in 2002 to $18.23 per hour in 2005, which reflects a 7.7 percent increase. However, the bureau reports a decline in the number of repair professionals employed in the industry.
ACCESSION #
23910348

 

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