Farm managers rate their happiness above average.

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, farm managers rate their career happiness 3.7 out of 5 stars which puts them in the top 21% of careers.

To put this into perspective, we compared how happy farm 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
Chief executive
3.9
$180k
Farm manager
3.7
$66k
Farm equipment mechanic
3.6
$42k

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

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

Are farm managers happy with their salary?