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Least Stressful Jobs / Job Stress Report - (all jobs) [Company Size: Less Than 500 Employees]


About This Report
The data in this report are collected from the Rate Your Job form. People rate their jobs on scale one to five where one is worst and five is best.

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Stress Index (all jobs) [Company Size: Less Than 500 Employees]

The stress index (all jobs) [Company Size: Less Than 500 Employees] is 2.44

Men VS Women

Who is more stressed in their jobs: Males or Females? We calculated the stress level per gender and displayed the results in the table below. Clicking on any of them will display data only for the chosen item.

GenderRating
Male2.48
Female2.33

Stress Comparison by Industry

Working in some industries is more relaxing and less stressful than others. The table below compares stress rate per industry from highest to lowest. Clicking on any of them will display data only for the chosen item.

IndustryRating
Counseling2.83
Legal Services 2.81
Electronics and Electronics Trades2.72
Nonprofit Organizations and Fundraising2.69
Security / Surveillance / Law Enforcement / Fire2.69
Travel / Transportation2.63
Agriculture / Forestry / Fishing / Dairy / Gardening2.58
Industrial Products / Heavy Machinery 2.58
Information Technology / Information Systems 2.58
Metals / Minerals / Steel / Iron 2.56
Engineering and Architectural2.55
Banking 2.5
Pharma / Biotech / Clinical Research 2.49
Petroleum / Energy / Oil and Gas / Chemicals2.49
Electricity / Gas / Water 2.48
Storage / Warehousing2.47
Media / Publishing / Printing / Broadcasting2.46
Telecommunications / Information Media2.46
Public Administration / Environmental / Safety2.43
Food / Beverage Production 2.42
Airlines / Aviation / Aerospace 2.42
Cleaning / Housekeeping / Waste Management2.4
Government / Military / Defence2.39
Construction / Installation / Facilities / Maintenance2.39
Accounting / Finance / Auditing Services2.39
Manufacturing and Factory2.39
Hospitality / Hotels / Tourism / Catering2.38
Accessories / Fashion / Clothing / Jewellery2.38
Automotive 2.38
Healthcare / Medical / Care Giving2.37
Insurance 2.37
Business Services 2.37
Real Estate and Property Management 2.36
Retail 2.34
Beauty / Fitness / Hair2.33
Advertising / Marketing / Grapic Design / Public Relations2.33
Entertainment / Music / Film / Arts2.32
Administrative / Management / Consulting / Support Services2.3
Recruitment and Employment2.29
Education / Training / Teaching / Child Care2.28
Scientific and Technical Services2.26
Courier / Shipping / Delivery2.25
Import / Export / Wholesale Trade2.18
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Least Stressful Jobs

Listed below are the least stressful jobs based on the answers submitted by our users. Clicking on any of them will display data only for the chosen item.

Job TitleRating
HVAC Engineering3.57
Flash Developer3.2
Private Banker3.17
Office Manager3
Quality Control Analyst3
PHP Developer2.9
Marketing Specialist2.86
Land Surveyor2.85
Marketing Assistant2.83
Planning Engineer2.8
Assistant Accounting Manager2.8
Process Engineer2.8
Risk Analyst2.8
Key Account Manager2.8
Vice President2.8
Quality Assurance Engineer2.79
Design Engineer2.76
ERP / CRM - Technical Consultant2.75
Telecommunications Engineer2.73
Industrial Engineer2.71
Developer / Programmer (General)2.71
HRIS Manager2.71
Project Engineer2.7
Software Architect2.7
Accounts Payable Clerk2.67
Product Marketing Manager2.67
Web Designer2.67
Manufacturing Manager2.67
Purchasing Assistant2.67
Human Resources Assistant Manager2.67
Junior Staff Accountant2.67
Branch Manager2.67
Technical Consultant2.67
Maintenance Engineer2.67
Administrative Assistant2.65
Database Administrator2.63
C# Developer2.63
Business Development Manager2.63
Accountant2.62
Project Engineer2.62
Civil Engineer2.62
Java Developer2.61
Software Engineer2.6
Waiter2.6
Customer Service Team Leader2.6
IT Administrator2.6
Customer Service Manager2.6
Business Systems Analyst2.6
Recruiting Manager2.6
Human Resources (HR) Officer2.6
Network Engineer2.58
Software Support Engineer2.57
Quality Manager2.57
Chemist2.57
Area Manager2.56
Materials Engineer2.56
Systems Analyst2.56
Business Analyst2.55
Sales Representative2.53
IT Support2.53
Regional Director2.5
Hotel Manager2.5
Manufacturing Engineer2.5
HR Generalist2.5
Import / Export Manager2.5
Civil Engineer2.5
Facilities Maintenance Manager2.5
Accounting Clerk2.5
Call Center Representative2.5
Architect2.5
Chartered Accountant2.5
Chief Information Technology Officer2.5
Mechanical Engineer2.49
Electrical Engineer2.48
Chief Operating Officer2.47
Financial Analyst2.47
Engineer2.45
Brand Manager2.45
Business Analyst2.45
Receptionist2.38
Administrative Manager2.44
Customer Service Representative2.44
Staff Nurse2.43
Restaurant Manager2.43
Area Manager2.43
Web Developer2.43
Sales Executive2.43
Accounting Assistant2.42
Project Manager2.42
Accounting Manager2.42
Windows System Administrator2.42
Human Resources Manager2.42
Financial Controller2.41
Tester2.4
Chief Executive Officer2.4
Sales Specialist2.4
Financial Director2.4
Assistant Chief Engineer2.4
Pharmacist2.4
Business Development2.4
Secretary ( Executive )2.4
Quality Improvement Coordinator2.4
Project Manager2.4
Front Office Manager2.4
Purchasing Manager2.4
Auditor2.4
Project Manager2.38
Travel Agent and Tour Guide2.38
Marketing Manager2.38
Project Manager2.2
Assistant Retail Store Manager2.38
Consultant2.36
Call Center Team Leader2.33
Supervisor2.33
Field Engineer2.33
Risk Manager2.33
Engineer2.33
Auditor ( external )2.33
IT Manager2.31
Account Manager2.3
Nurse2.3
Financial Manager2.29
HRIS Supervisor2.29
Regional Sales Manager2.29
Quality Control Supervisor2.29
Mechanical Engineering Manager2.27
Recruiter2.27
Network Administrator2.27
General Manager2.26
Architectural Designer2.25
Managing Director2.25
Marketing Executive2.25
Sales Manager2.25
Auditor ( internal )2.2
Assembly Engineering Technician2.2
Quality Assurance Manager2.2
Team Leader2.2
Quantity Surveyors2.2
Internal Compliance Officer2.2
Marketing Coordinator2.2
Sales Manager2.2
Electrical Engineering Manager2.2
C++ Developer2.2
Management Consultant2.2
Buyer2.2
System Administrator2.19
Credit Analyst2.17
Insurance Analyst2.17
Human Resources Administrator2.17
Graphic Designer2.16
Sales Assistant2.14
Production Manager2.14
Senior Accountant2.13
Executive Assistant2.11
Help Desk Support2.1
Retail Store Manager2.08
Operations Manager2.05
Technical Manager2
Executive Personal Assistant2
Personal Assistant2
Secretary2
Interior Designer2
Financial Assistant2
Clerk2
Site engineer1.83
Product Engineer1.83
Elementary School Teacher1.8
Accounts Receivable Clerk1.6
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Stress Comparison by Job Category

Some job categories can be more stressful than others. The table below compares how people in different domains rate the stress level in their jobs. Clicking on any of them will display data only for the chosen item.

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Least Stressful Countries

Does location affect whether people feel streesed in their jobs? The table below compares the stress level per country. Clicking on any of them will display data only for the chosen item.

CountryRating
Russia3.11
Sweden3
Jamaica3
Denmark3
Ukraine2.83
Fiji2.8
Vietnam2.76
Luxembourg2.73
Brazil2.71
Finland2.67
Germany2.64
Ireland2.63
Spain2.62
Bahrain2.61
Hungary2.6
Cyprus2.6
Sri Lanka2.6
Switzerland2.59
Poland2.59
Nigeria2.57
Kuwait2.56
Argentina2.56
Canada2.54
Belgium2.54
Italy2.53
Oman2.52
Romania2.51
United Arab Emirates2.51
New Zealand2.5
Austria2.5
United Kingdom2.5
Bangladesh2.5
Croatia2.45
Lebanon2.45
Indonesia2.45
Australia2.44
Malta2.44
Singapore2.43
Qatar2.42
Saudi Arabia2.41
United States2.4
Serbia2.4
Bulgaria2.4
Korea (South)2.4
Kenya2.39
Philippines2.39
Czech Republic2.38
Slovakia2.38
Pakistan2.37
China2.35
Thailand2.35
Mauritius2.33
Turkey2.33
Malaysia2.32
Netherlands2.3
South Africa2.27
France2.2
Namibia2.18
Mexico2.15
Egypt2.12
Portugal2.06
Algeria2
Hong Kong2
Greece1.9
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Stress Comparison by Age

Does age affect job stress? Displayed below is the stress level per age as submitted by our users. Clicking on any of them will display data only for the chosen item.

AgeRating
60 Years2.6
59 Years2.29
58 Years3
57 Years2.5
56 Years2.4
55 Years2.33
54 Years2.56
53 Years1.63
52 Years2.13
51 Years2.67
50 Years2.38
49 Years2.32
48 Years2.23
47 Years2.29
46 Years2.53
45 Years2.58
44 Years2.4
43 Years2.38
42 Years2.35
41 Years2.61
40 Years2.51
39 Years2.31
38 Years2.71
37 Years2.31
36 Years2.43
35 Years2.38
34 Years2.39
33 Years2.41
32 Years2.45
31 Years2.48
30 Years2.47
29 Years2.5
28 Years2.31
27 Years2.4
26 Years2.51
25 Years2.45
24 Years2.39
23 Years2.64
22 Years2.42
21 Years2.48
20 Years2.86
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