Picked the wrong state to fix my car

So, I came acorss this intersting map of the cost to repair your car. Looks like CA and AZ are both losers. Intersting to note that labor rates range from $101-141 per hour. Looks like fixing cars does pay.

Top 5 states with the highest car repair costs, according to CarMD:

State Average Parts Cost Average Labor Cost Average Total Car Repair Cost in 2011 (Parts & Labor)
Wyoming $247.70 $141.48 $389.18
Utah $240.33 $138.21 $378.54
California $237.32 $130.54 $367.86
Montana $228.29 $136.00 $364.29
Arizona $233.47 $129.18 $362.65

Top 5 states with the lowest car repair costs, according to CarMD:

State Average Parts Cost Average Labor Cost Average Total Car Repair Cost in 2011 (Parts & Labor)
Indiana $176.10 $107.85 $283.95
Maine $175.91 $113.65 $289.56
Wisconsin $180.95 $108.95 $289.90
Iowa $177.32 $112.59 $289.91
New Hampshire $191.47 $101.19 $292.66

 

 

http://www.autoblog.com/2012/06/25/wyoming-has-most-expensive-auto-repair-costs/

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One Response to Picked the wrong state to fix my car

  1. Becky says:

    Thats pretty funny. Maybe you are in the wrong profession.

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