18 Apr Workers who help others report more happiness
They may not enjoy the most prestige – and they’re certainly not among the highest paid – but members of the nation’s clergy are among the happiest of the country’s workers.
That’s one finding in a new University of Chicago report that tracked job satisfaction and overall happiness with a variety of professions.
The results seem to have little to do with salary – though skill and education factors in – and lots to do with helping others and creative expression. Firefighters, educators, artists, and physical therapists are all among the most satisfied in their professions.
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