U.S. leading reasons for finding a new job 2022

Leading reasons for seeking a new job in the United States in 2022

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Release date

June 2022


United States

Survey time period

March 15 to April 18, 2022

Number of respondents


Age group

18 years and older

Special properties

U.S. adults

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

Original question: Which of the following are reasons that have motivated you or would motivate you to seek a new job (select as many as 3)?

*Total survey included 25,062 adults, 11,958 of which reported having looked for a job in the last 12 months, are currently looking for a job, or plan to look for a job in the next 12 months.

**And ability to maintain mental health and well-being.

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