Dairy herdspeople 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, dairy herdspeople rate their career happiness 3.3 out of 5 stars which puts them in the top 46% of careers.

To put this into perspective, we compared how happy dairy herdspeople 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 technologist
3.4
$30k
Aquacultural manager
3.4
$71k
Animal control worker
3.4
$38k
Agricultural engineer
3.2
$81k
Grain elevator worker
3.2
$35k

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

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

Are dairy herdspeople happy with their salary?