Overview

No formal education is required to become a vehicle cleaner, but having a high school diploma is preferred by employers. Up to a month of job training may be required before official work can begin. Individuals must also be able to pass a drug and background check as well as have a valid driver's license. Oral and communication skills are an asset, as vehicle cleaners interact and deal with a variety of customers.

What are Vehicle Cleaners like?

Investigative

Based on our pool of users, vehicle cleaners tend to be predominately investigative people. Take our career test to see what career interest category best describes you.

Vehicle Cleaners by Strongest Interest Archetype

Based on sample of 110 Sokanu users

Are Vehicle Cleaners happy?

4%Happy

Vehicle cleaners rank among the least happy careers. Overall they rank in the 4th percentile of careers for satisfaction scores.

Vehicle Cleaner Career Satisfaction by Dimension

Percentile among all careers

Education History of Vehicle Cleaners

The most common degree held by vehicle cleaners is Automotive Repair. 4% of vehicle cleaners had a degree in automotive repair before becoming vehicle cleaners. That is over 18 times the average across all careers. Accounting graduates are the second most common among vehicle cleaners, representing 3% of vehicle cleaners in the Sokanu user base, which is 1.6 times the average.

Vehicle Cleaner Education History

This table shows which degrees people earn before becoming a Vehicle Cleaner, compared to how often those degrees are obtained by people who earn at least one post secondary degree.

Degree % of vehicle cleaners % of population Multiple
Automotive Repair 3.6% 0.2% 17.8×
Accounting 2.7% 1.7% 1.6×

Vehicle Cleaner Education Levels

52% of vehicle cleaners have a high school diploma. 34% of vehicle cleaners have a no education.

No education 34%
High school diploma 52%
Associate's degree 14%
Bachelor's degree 0%
Master's degree 0%
Doctorate degree 0%

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