We surveyed 84 anesthesiologist assistants to better understand the work environment and required skills of a typical anesthesiologist assistant. Here are the results.

How much intelligence is required as an anesthesiologist assistant?

Low

High

Working as an anesthesiologist assistant typically doesn’t require the use of high levels of intelligence in daily tasks.

Can I learn to become an anesthesiologist assistant?

Intrinsic Talent

Acquired Talent

A career as an anesthesiologist assistant typically depends predominantly on qualities you can gain through experience, with a small aspect of skills you are born with.

Is it easy to get a job as an anesthesiologist assistant?

Easy

Hard

It’s typically difficult to find a job as an anesthesiologist assistant. If you’re curious about the numbers, check out the job market for anesthesiologist assistants.