Radio mechanics 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, radio mechanics 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 radio mechanics 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
Motorcycle mechanic
3.5
$38k
Aviation inspector
3.5
$76k
Rigger
3.3
$51k
Wind turbine services technician
3.2
$53k
Extraction worker
3.2
$37k
Radio mechanic
3.1
$55k
Millwright
3.1
$56k
Avionics technician
3.0
$54k
Auto body repairer
3.0
$40k
Power plant operator
3.0
$82k

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

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

Are radio mechanics happy with their salary?