Overall job satisfaction rate among U.S. workers in 2015, by generation

This statistic shows the percentage of workers in the United States who are overall satisfied with their job in 2015, by generation. In 2015, 86 percent of Millennial respondents were satisfied with their jobs overall.

Percentage of workers overall satisfied with their job in the United States in 2015, by generation

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Release date

April 2016


United States

Survey time period


Number of respondents

600 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Special properties

Full and part-time employees

Method of interview

Online panel

Supplementary notes

The percentages indicate respondents who said they were either "somewhat satisfied" or "very satisfied" with their job, representing 4 and 5 on a scale of 1 to 5 in job satisfaction.

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