JOBS HAPPINESS INDEX

USA

General Social Survey by National Opinion Research Center 2016
Clergyman/woman
Firefighter
Special Education Teacher
Architect
Actor
Pilot
Police Officer
Doctor
Economist
Electrical Engineer
Estate Agent
Management Analyst
Nurse
Athlete
Bus Driver
Psychologist
Bank Clerk
Lawyer
Farmer
Journalist
Plumber
Soldier
Hairdresser
Designer
Messenger
Prison Officer
Auto Repair Mechanic
Shop Assistant
Bartender
Legal Assistant
Chef/Cook/Food Preparer
Hotel Room Servicing
Amusement Park Attendant
Construction Worker
Machine Operator
Roofer
Petrol Pump Attendant

UK

City and Guilds Career

Happiness Index 2012

Job % happy
Florist, Gardener 87%
Hairdresser, Beautician 79%
Plumber, Water-worker 76%
Marketing, PR 75%
Scientist, Researcher 69%
Leisure & Tourism 67%
Construction work 66%
Doctor, Dentist 65%
Lawyer 64%
Nurse 62%
Architect 62%
Childcare work 60%
Teacher 59%
Accountant 58%
Car worker, Mechanic 57%
Electrician 55%
Cooking & Catering 55%
HR & Personnel 54%
Telecoms worker 48%
Banker 44%