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Poll: Most Workers Are Satisfied with Their Jobs

Created on March 13, 2014

Poll: Most Workers Are Satisfied with Their Jobs

Article ID: job-satisfaction-v3

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According to a Gallup survey, 87 percent of workers are either completely or somewhat satisfied with their jobs.

Sources: Job satisfaction: Gallup survey of 557 adults employed full or part time, conducted August 5–8, 2010, http://www.gallup.com/poll/File/142709/Satisfaction_Job_Aspects_Aug_30_2010.pdf (accessed March 11, 2014). Satisfaction with boss, recognition, and promotion: Gallup survey of 1,039 adults employed full or part time, conducted August 7–11, 2013, http://www.gallup.com/file/poll/164072/130821SatisfactionJobAspects.pdf (accessed March 11, 2014).

CHART 1 • IB 4169

Tags: job-satisfaction, employment, labor, union, boss