Brake service: $2.4 million in sales for dealers
Independent tire dealers in the United States performed more than 10.8 million brake jobs representing almost $2.4 billion in sales in 2009.
The 2009-2010 Modern Tire Dealer Automotive Service Survey breaks down brake system service per store. Brake work represents 14.1% of all automotive service dollars.
Eighty-two percent of the respondents performed this service, broken out per location as follows:
Average ticket price per job: $218.51
Average number of jobs per month: 38
Average yearly sales: $99,641
Average profit margin: 52%
Annual profit per location: $51,813
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.