Riggers

Top 3 Rigger Jobs

  • Rigger - Los Angeles, CA - Company3/Method Studios - Los Angeles, CA

    Rigger Location: Los Angeles, CA (Remote) POSITION SUMMARY: Encore VFX is currently in search of a Rigger with a focus in animation and character technology to join the Rigging team. Working on a ...

  • 1123 - Rigger - Journeyman - Overland Contracting - Delta, UT

    1123 - Rigger - Journeyman Date: Sep 21, 2022 Location: Delta, UT, US Company: Black & Veatch Family of Companies We believe real value is powered by the unique skills and experiences of our ...

  • Rigger Helper 3 - GPLNG - McDermott Corporation - Sabine Pass, TX

    The helper primarily assists the journey Rigger on all work activities. * Can and often performs journey tasks, contingent on the level of experience and directions from the journey Rigger . * Assists ...

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What Riggers Do

Set up or repair rigging for construction projects, manufacturing plants, logging yards, ships and shipyards, or for the entertainment industry.


Rigger Salaries

  • 2020 employment: 21,300
  • May 2021 median annual wage: $48,130

Job Outlook for Riggers

Projected employment change, 2020-30:

  • Number of new jobs: 2,600
  • Growth rate: 12 percent (Faster than average)

How to Become a Rigger

Education and training:

  • Typical entry-level education: High school diploma or equivalent
  • Work experience in a related occupation: None
  • Typical on-the-job training: Moderate-term on-the-job training

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