If you think of a motorcycle ride as more of an experience than a means to an end, love the roar of a Harley Davidson
or the invincibility of a Honda motorcycle engine, and want to spend your life repairing and building motorcycle
engines, a Motorcycle Mechanics degree or certification could be the perfect fit for you.
Types of Degrees
Motorcycle Mechanics students typically pursue an associate degree (2 years) or certification. In this field, an
associate degree or certification is all that is usually required for entry-level mechanic and technician positions.
A high school diploma or equivalent is required, with a strong academic background and extracurricular or work
experience in small engine mechanics helping applicants obtain acceptance into their desired school. Each school has
its own specific requirements, making it important for you to explore several options before settling on a
Career Opportunities After Earning A Motorcycle Mechanics Degree Or Certification
The range of career opportunities available to someone with a degree or certification in Motorcycle Mechanics
- Motorcycle Mechanic
- Small Engine Mechanic
- Automotive Service Technician and Mechanic
Post Graduate Salary Information
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the mean salary for a Motorcycle Mechanic was $39,260 in 2019 while
Small Engine Mechanics earned a mean salary of $37,840 in 2019.1
Note that the average salary varies widely not only depending on career chosen, but on geographical location and
employer. Conditions in your area may vary.
- Bureau of Labor
- Careers associated with these educational opportunities often require additional degrees and certifications not
offered as part of the educational opportunities presented by this website.