Apply For our 2024 Scholarship Today!

Mechanical Careers

If taking things apart and putting them back together sounds like fun, then a mechanical trade career would be a perfect fit. College is not required for these jobs but the opportunity for growth and great experiences is definitely there.

Aircraft Mechanic
Median Salary: $65,380
Certifications: Required
Career Outlook: 12% growth through 2030
Auto Mechanic
Median Salary: $46,880
Certifications: Required
Career Outlook: 1% growth through 2031
Diesel Mechanic
Median Salary: $48,690
Certifications: Required
Career Outlook: 16% growth through 2026
Marine Mechanic
Median Salary: $93,370
Certifications: Recommended
Career Outlook: 8% growth through 2031
Millwright
Median Salary: $59,380
Certifications: None
Career Outlook: 10% growth through 2030