We surveyed 72 entomologists to better understand the work environment and required skills of a typical entomologist. Here are the results.

How much intelligence is required as an entomologist?

Low

High

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

Can I learn to become an entomologist?

Intrinsic Talent

Acquired Talent

A career as an entomologist typically depends predominantly on qualities you’re born with, with a small aspect of skills you can learn.

Is it easy to get a job as an entomologist?

Easy

Hard

It’s typically quite difficult to find a job as an entomologist.