What sociological factors can play into ones job satisfaction?

In this discussion, lets entertain the symbolic interaction perspective. When it comes to work and the economy, Symbolic interactionists often study subjects like job satisfaction. One article, Survey Reveals Most Satisfying Jobs (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site., gives information about jobs ranked by satisfaction. Answer the following questions:

After reading this article, what do you think?

Do you agree with the article about why some jobs are more satisfying?

What sociological factors can play into ones job satisfaction?

Discuss whether or not you are satisfied with your job (it does not have to be your current job) and why or why not based on sociological factors. If you have not worked before then discuss your perception of a friend or family members job.

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