What is job satisfaction and how is it measured?© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 10, 2019, 1:28 am ad1c9bdddf
Job satisfaction references to the individual's state-of-mind regarding the nature of his/her work. It is the way the individual feels about the job or "an individual's reaction to the job experience" (Yip, Goldman, & Martin, n.d.). Employee's satisfaction affects every aspect of the organization including productivity (Syptak, Marsland, & Ulmer, 2000). Job Satisfaction is influenced by a variety of factors such as pay, promotion, advancement, benefits, supervisor, co-workers, work conditions, communication, safety, productivity, and the work itself (Yip et al., n.d.). ...
The solution involves the definition of job satisfaction, description of factors that affect it, and the preferred measuring tool to assess job satisfaction.