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High Rigger Salary
in Alabama, United States

$47,053 (USD)

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Last updated: March 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a High Rigger is $47,053 a year and $23 an hour in Alabama, United States. The average salary range for a High Rigger is between $34,465 and $57,537. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Alabama, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Installs rigging to raise, lower, or support equipment, such as scenery, lighting equipment, ladders, and nets for theatrical performances on stage or television studio: climbs ladders, poles, or scaffolding to determine position for rigging and connects, hangs, or attaches cables, ropes, and blocks (pulley) across loft area of stage.
  • Tests rigging to ensure that it is workable.
  • Erects high ladders for acrobatic performances by connecting successive short lengths of ladder to top of erected portion, using clamps, wrenches, and hammers.
  • Installs motors used to move curtains and track on which scenery and curtains move, using handtools and power tools.
High Rigger Job Prevalence in Alabama, United States

Job family: Riggers

Job family population: 21,000

Estimated population of High Rigger jobs: 3,755

Rate of error: 5.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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High Rigger Job Listings for Alabama, United States

Hydro Journeyman Millwright Rigger
Mar 14
Birmingham, AL, USA
Hope Power & Industrial Inc. (H P&I)
NCCER or NCCCO rigging certifications is a plus. Must have past experience disassembly and ... High school diploma or equivalent preferred * A minimum of 5 years previous turbine / rotating ...
Crane Hoist Technician
Mar 19
Birmingham, AL, USA
Elwood Staffing
Immediately and accurately communicate any job changes while on duty Requirements for Rigger / Crane Hoist Technician: * Must have high school diploma or GED * Seeking self-motivated, team players ...
Experienced Roof Mechanic needed!
Mar 15
Mobile, AL, USA
... Erects rigging -Determines materials required for roof repairs, flashing repairs, and the ... high school and considerable experience in roofing operations; or any equivalent combination of ...
Electric Actuator Technician
Feb 13
Trussville, AL, USA
Severe Service Specialists, Inc.
Work with and around high voltage equipment safely (460V/3P and below are most common) * Understand ... Must be mechanically inclined and comfortable working with all types of tools and rigging * Must ...
Tower Foreman - Fort Smith, AR - $2500 Sign on Bonus AND $500 Referral Bonus (MODS)
Feb 8
Mobile, AL, USA
Goodman Networks, Inc.
Additionally, our Field Services division is a valued partner of DIRECTV delivering high quality ... Forman should have knowledge and experience in rigging any tower and be able to guide and train ...
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