Energy auditors 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, energy auditors rate their career happiness 3.2 out of 5 stars which puts them in the top 49% of careers.

To put this into perspective, we compared how happy energy auditors 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
Ski patroller
3.9
$29k
Shoemaker
3.8
$30k
Leather and shoe worker
3.5
$26k
Wind energy engineer
3.4
$99k
Computer repair technician
3.3
$47k
Energy auditor
3.2
$71k
Agricultural engineer
3.2
$81k
Industrial ecologist
3.2
$71k
Wind turbine services technician
3.2
$53k
Radio mechanic
3.1
$55k

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

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

Are energy auditors happy with their salary?