We surveyed 119 extraction workers to better understand the work environment and required skills of a typical extraction worker. Here are the results.

How much intelligence is required as an extraction worker?

Low

High

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

Can I learn to become an extraction worker?

Intrinsic Talent

Acquired Talent

A career as an extraction worker 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 extraction worker?

Easy

Hard

It’s typically not very difficult to find a job as an extraction worker. If you’re curious about the numbers, check out the job market for extraction workers.