We surveyed 136 shoemakers to better understand the work environment and required skills of a typical shoemaker. Here are the results.

How much intelligence is required as a shoemaker?



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

Can I learn to become a shoemaker?

Intrinsic Talent

Acquired Talent

A career as a shoemaker 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 a shoemaker?



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