Cytotechnologists are one of the happiest careers in the United States.

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, cytotechnologists rate their career happiness 4.0 out of 5 stars which puts them in the top 9% of careers.

To put this into perspective, we compared how happy cytotechnologists 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
Nanotechnology engineer

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

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

Are cytotechnologists happy with their salary?