job satisfaction statistics

Job Satisfaction Statistics

Job and Work Satisfaction Survey (Survey Size: 53,043) Data
Thinking about the next 12 months, how likely do you think it is that you will lose your job or be laid off?
Very Likely 4.9 %
Fairly Likely 5.7 %
Not Too Likely 25.3 %
Not Likely 64.1 %
About how easy would it be for you to find a job with another employer with approximately the same income and fringe benefits you now have?
Very Easy 27.1 %
Somewhat Easy 32.6 %
Not Easy 40.3 %
On the whole, how satisfied are you with the work you do?
Very Satisfied 47.6 %
Moderately Satisfied 38.2 %
A Little Dissatisfied 10 %
Very Dissatisfied 4.2 %
If you were to get enough money to live as comfortably as you would like for the rest of your life, would you continue to work or would you stop working?
Continue Working 70.1 %
Stop Working 29.9 %
Most important job factors
Important work and feeling of accomplishment 48.8 %
High Income 21.3 %
Chances for Advancement 18.7 %
No Danger of Being Fired 7.5 %
Short Working Hours 3.7 %
Statistic & Data References
Sources: University of California Berkeley
Date research was conducted: September 22nd, 2015