Naturopathic physicians 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, naturopathic physicians rate their career happiness 3.5 out of 5 stars which puts them in the top 33% of careers.

To put this into perspective, we compared how happy naturopathic physicians 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
Veterinarian
3.7
$95k
Orthodontist
3.6
N/A
Massage therapist
3.4
$46k
Recreational therapist
3.4
$50k

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

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

Are naturopathic physicians happy with their salary?