Content managers are about average in terms of happiness.

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, content managers rate their career happiness 3.2 out of 5 stars which puts them in the top 50% of careers.

To put this into perspective, we compared how happy content managers 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
Bioinformatics scientist
3.2
$82k
Consultant
3.2
$78k

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

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

Are content managers happy with their salary?