We surveyed 565 drywall installers to better understand the work environment and required skills of a typical drywall installer. Here are the results.

How much intelligence is required as a drywall installer?



Working as a drywall installer typically doesn’t require the use of high levels of intelligence in daily tasks.

Can I learn to become a drywall installer?

Intrinsic Talent

Acquired Talent

A career as a drywall installer 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 a drywall installer?



It’s typically not very difficult to find a job as a drywall installer. If you’re curious about the numbers, check out the job market for drywall installers.


Do drywall installers work full-time or part-time?

49% of drywall installers work in full-time roles while 51% work part-time.