We surveyed 147 gunsmiths to better understand the work environment and required skills of a typical gunsmith. Here are the results.

How much intelligence is required as a gunsmith?



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

Can I learn to become a gunsmith?

Intrinsic Talent

Acquired Talent

A career as a gunsmith 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 gunsmith?



It’s typically difficult to find a job as a gunsmith.