Animal nutritionists 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 nutritionists rate their career happiness 3.5 out of 5 stars which puts them in the top 30% of careers.

To put this into perspective, we compared how happy animal nutritionists 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
Animal scientist
3.5
$60k
Veterinary assistant
3.5
$23k
Veterinary technologist
3.4
$30k

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

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

Are animal nutritionists happy with their salary?