Engravers 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, engravers rate their career happiness 3.1 out of 5 stars which puts them in the bottom 44% of careers.

To put this into perspective, we compared how happy engravers 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
Police officer
3.2
$57k
Funeral director
3.2
$54k
Nail technician
3.1
$30k
Engraver
3.1
$31k
Urban planner
3.1
$74k
Locksmith
3.1
$42k
Architect
3.1
$68k
Hairdresser
3.1
$29k

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

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

Are engravers happy with their salary?