Climate change analysts 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, climate change analysts rate their career happiness 3.6 out of 5 stars which puts them in the top 23% of careers.

To put this into perspective, we compared how happy climate change analysts 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
Astronomer
4.0
$115k
Nanotechnology engineer
3.9
$99k
Forest and conservation worker
3.7
$30k
Climate change analyst
3.6
$71k
Conservation scientist
3.6
$63k
Mathematician
3.6
$105k
Animal scientist
3.5
$60k
Physicist
3.5
$123k

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

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

Are climate change analysts happy with their salary?