Do motorcycle mechanics make a decent living?

I was wondering if i would make a decent living and salary from being a motorcycle mechanic. I heard that there is some trouble finding tools for the job ? If you read one of my other motorcycle questions and thought i was a dumb kid i wanna say sorry and im not im just desperate to learn how to ride and seek my future profession :)

Asked By: - 7/26/2010
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If you are serious about it, go to school for it. MMI is a great school, and unless you have training from an accredited school like MMI or Wyotech, (MMI is a much better school, and has factory authorized training), you will have a very difficult time getting a job as one. Like a lot of jobs, mechanics start on an... More
Answered By: jon - 7/26/2010
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A lot of bike shop have closed due to the recession. Things may pick up in a few years, but 'maybe' doesn't pay the rent. You are better off going into auto or diesel mechanics. You can work on bikes as a hobby, and still make enough to pay the rent.
Answered By: Deckard2020 - 7/26/2010
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