April 12, 2015

The Happiest Jobs of 2015

Are you a happy person? A lot of your happiness stems directly from the job that you do each day. Why not find a happy job?

We stumbled upon a cool post from CareerBliss that looks at the happiest jobs of 2015. They compiled a list of the happiest jobs and the unhappiest jobs based on 25,000 user submitted reviews.

Video Game Designer Photo ButtonThe reviews focus on normal jobs – not jobs like rock stars, sports photographers, or mountain guides. The reviews rated job satisfaction on a scale of 1 to 5 based on the following criteria:

  • The person one works for
  • The people one works with
  • The support and rewards one receives
  • The growth opportunities available to a person
  • The company culture
  • The way one works and handles their daily tasks

When you spend eight hours a day at work, you might as well enjoy what you do. Why not pursue one of the happiest jobs of 2015? Here are the top ten happiest jobs:

  1. School Principal
  2. Executive Chef
  3. Loan Officer
  4. Automation Engineer
  5. Research Assistant
  6. Oracle Database Administrator
  7. Website Developer
  8. Business Development Executive
  9. Senior Software Engineer
  10. Systems Developer

Head over to CareerBliss to learn how each job ranked. They also highlight the unhappiest jobs and have some quotes from people who are employed in these happy jobs. It’s worth checking out.

Everyone finds happiness in different jobs, but this list is a good place to start your search for happiness. If you have to go to work, you might as well go with a smile on your face. Search for one of the happiest jobs of 2015 on the JobMonkey Job Board today.

About this Author 

Derek Lennon is a skier and writer who lives, works, and plays in the mountains. He travels the globe in search of snow and adventure. Life has allowed him to live and work all over the world doing cool jobs and loving every minute of it.

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