Battery/electrical service: $600 million in sales
Independent tire dealers in the United States performed more than 5 million battery/electrical jobs representing close to $600 million in sales in 2009.
The 2009-2010 Modern Tire Dealer Automotive Service Survey breaks down battery and electrical service per store. Battery/electrical work represents 3.5% of all automotive service dollars.
Seventy-eight percent of the respondents performed this service, broken out per location as follows:
Average ticket price per job: $116.24
Average number of jobs per month: 19
Average yearly sales: $26,503
Average profit margin: 34%
Annual profit per location: $9,011
The MTD Automotive Service Survey breaks down the various service segments so that you have a benchmark to which you can compare your own dealership's performance.
For more survey information, check out January's Modern Tire Dealer Facts Issue online!