Texas Bus and Truck Mechanics: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Bus And Truck Mechanics in Texas

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Fast Facts for Bus And Truck Mechanics in Texas

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Odessa, Texarkana and Laredo
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Sherman, Austin and Brownsville
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Houston, Dallas and Fort Worth

Salaries for Bus And Truck Mechanics in Texas

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Texarkana, Odessa and Dallas

Schools for Bus And Truck Mechanics in Texas are listed below.

Selected Bus Mechanic Schools in Texas

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  • Programs: Diesel, Automotive Technology, Collision Repair
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More Texas Bus Mechanic Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Alvin Community College Alvin Associate 4,169
Amarillo College Amarillo Associate 10,387
Angelina College Lufkin Associate 4,677
Austin Community College District Austin Associate 33,508
Brazosport College Lake Jackson Bachelor 3,753
Brookhaven College Farmers Branch Associate 11,059
Cedar Valley College Lancaster Associate 4,834
Central Texas College Killeen Associate 21,532
Cisco College Cisco Associate 3,365
Coastal Bend College Beeville Associate 3,196
Del Mar College Corpus Christi Associate 11,167
Eastfield College Mesquite Associate 10,653
El Paso Community College El Paso Associate 25,023
Hill College Hillsboro Associate 3,556
Houston Community College Houston Associate 43,518
Kilgore College Kilgore Associate 5,150
Lamar Institute of Technology Beaumont Associate 2,590
Lamar State College-Port Arthur Port Arthur Associate 2,325
Laredo Community College Laredo Associate 7,831
Lee College Baytown Associate 5,856
Lone Star College System The Woodlands Associate 39,756
Midland College Midland Bachelor 5,739
Northeast Texas Community College Mount Pleasant Associate 1,010
Odessa College Odessa Associate 4,580
San Jacinto Community College Pasadena Associate 23,805
South Plains College Levelland Associate 6,602
South Texas College McAllen Bachelor 19,827
Southwest Collegiate Institute for the Deaf Big Spring Associate 119
Southwest Texas Junior College Uvalde Associate 4,716
St Philips College San Antonio Associate 9,256
Tarrant County College Fort Worth Associate 37,948
Texarkana College Texarkana Associate 4,439
Texas State Technical College Harlingen Harlingen Associate 4,957
Texas State Technical College Waco Waco Associate 4,210
Texas State Technical College-Marshall Marshall Associate 705
Texas State Technical College-West Texas Sweetwater Associate 1,639
Trinity Valley Community College Athens Associate 5,046
Tyler Junior College Tyler Associate 8,217
Vernon College Vernon Associate 2,808
Western Technical College Main Campus El Paso El Paso Associate 887
Wharton County Junior College Wharton Associate 5,892

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Bus And Truck Mechanics

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Texas. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Bus And Truck Mechanics

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Bus And Truck Mechanics relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Abilene 250 $39770 2.07
Amarillo 480 $42100 2.28
Austin 1000 $43520 0.59
Round Rock 1000 $43520 0.59
Houston 6550 $45790 1.22
The Woodlands 6550 $45790 1.22
Sugar Land 6550 $45790 1.22
Brownsville 210 $28500 0.84
Harlingen 210 $28500 0.84
Beaumont 320 $41480 1.05
Port Arthur 320 $41480 1.05
College Station 240 $38620 1.29
Bryan 240 $38620 1.29
Corpus Christi 460 $41370 1.34
Dallas 6040 $45320 1
Fort Worth 6040 $45320 1
Arlington 6040 $45320 1
El Paso 800 $33870 1.51
San Angelo 120 $39160 1.37
San Antonio 2130 $44210 1.23
New Braunfels 2130 $44210 1.23
Laredo 410 $33980 2.31
Longview 560 $43790 3.11
Lubbock 280 $37380 1.11
McAllen 760 $27220 1.7
Edinburg 760 $27220 1.7
Mission 760 $27220 1.7
Midland 450 $48020 2.67
Killeen 190 $35840 0.79
Temple 190 $35840 0.79
Odessa 470 $47770 3.42
Sherman 30 $37220 0.4
Denison 30 $37220 0.4
Tyler 180 $43000 1
Victoria 110 $39950 1.42
Waco 230 $40810 1.16
Wichita Falls 80 $38480 0.82
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