Weight Guesser

Guess weight of patrons at amusement park, carnival, or similar place.
picture of Weight Guesser

Quick Stats


Salary Range
$16,000 – $26,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Weight Guessers do?

Guesses weight of patrons at amusement park, carnival, or similar place of entertainment: Attracts attention of passing public, vociferously proclaiming game and skill. Scrutinizes patron’s physique and makes oral estimate of weight. Invites patron to stand on scale or to sit in seat attached to industrial scale, usually forfeiting prize if weight guessed is not correct within 2 or 3 pounds. May demonstrate personal skill in guessing patron’s age, occupation, home state, or other related pertinent data.

Should I be a Weight Guesser?

You should have a high school degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Team Player: You're able to listen, communicate, and work with tons of different people.
  • Reliable: You can always be counted on to do a good job.
  • Detail Oriented: You pay close attention to all the little details.

  • How to become a Weight Guesser

    Most Weight Guessers have no higher education and get on-the-job training. Think about earning a Certificate or Associate's degree to increase your competitiveness in the field. Chart?chd=s:9aaaaa&chl=no+college+%2899%25%29||associate%27s+%281%25%29|||&cht=p3&chs=466x180&chxr=0,99,99
    Schools close to

    You May Also Like

    Careers Similar to Weight Guesser