We surveyed 255 riggers to better understand the work environment and required skills of a typical rigger. Here are the results.

How much intelligence is required as a rigger?



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

Can I learn to become a rigger?

Intrinsic Talent

Acquired Talent

A career as a rigger 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 rigger?



It’s typically difficult to find a job as a rigger. If you’re curious about the numbers, check out the job market for riggers.


Do riggers work full-time or part-time?

70% of riggers work in full-time roles while 30% work part-time.