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Why don’t second unit directors tend to become full-fledged directors?

I've expanded this, because I don't think the accepted answer actually answers the question at all, or if it does, it's from the wrong perspective; that of the audience, not of the industry. A movie ...
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Why don’t second unit directors tend to become full-fledged directors?

Director is a much bigger role A film's director is "chief artist" for the entire project All the other creative roles we audiences pay attention to are under the command of the director, ...
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