Riggers

Top 3 Rigger Jobs

  • 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 - Sabine Pass, TX

    Rigger Helper 3 - GPLNG - ( 2205821 ) Key Tasks and Responsibilities: + Assists skilled craftsperson in the performance of their duties by performing supportive type chores as directed by the ...

  • Iron worker / Structural Rigger - Hope Power & Industrial Inc. - Columbia, SC

    Currently accepting resumes for immediate start for mechanical Top Helper iron worker rigger for industrial projects in the Columbia area. Must be able to pass drug screen, background and have own ...

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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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