Animal control workers rate their happiness above average.

At CareerExplorer, we conduct an ongoing survey with millions of people and ask them how satisfied they are with their careers. As it turns out, animal control workers rate their career happiness 3.4 out of 5 stars which puts them in the top 39% of careers.

To put this into perspective, we compared how happy animal control workers are to similar careers in the industry. Take a look at the results below:

Salaries and satisfaction ratings in similar careers

Career Satisfaction Avg Salary
Veterinary assistant
Veterinary technologist
Kennel technician
Animal control worker
Dairy farmer
Dog groomer

So what does it mean to be happy in your career? Let’s break it down into different dimensions:

  • Salary: Are animal control workers happy with their salary?
  • Meaning: Do animal control workers find their jobs meaningful?
  • Personality fit: How well suited are people’s personalities to their everyday tasks as animal control workers?
  • Work environment: How enjoyable are animal control worker’s work environments?
  • Skills utilization: Are animal control workers making the best use of their abilities?

Are animal control workers happy with their salary?