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Do you know the happiest and unhappiest jobs in Australia?

Helen Razer has developed a sensitivity to the word 'passion' after a job interviewer deemed hers insufficient. Source: Getty Images

CareerBliss used a minimum of 20 employee reviews from 2015 and 2016 of each job to create the following 10 Happiest and Unhappiest jobs list.

CareerBliss evaluated employee sentiment regarding relationship with one’s boss and coworkers.

In addition they also analysed the work environment, compensation, professional resources, opportunities for growth, regular tasks, company culture and reputation, and how much control an employee has over the work they do on a daily basis.

Forbes reports that CareerBliss used a minimum of 20 employee reviews from 2015 and 2016 of each job to create the following 10 Happiest and Unhappiest jobs list.

THE 10 HAPPIEST JOBS

THE 10 UNHAPPIEST JOBS

No. 10 Happiest Job: COO

Avg. salary: $125,086

 

No. 9 Happiest Job: Software QA Engineer

Avg. salary: $65,779

 

No. 8 Happiest Job: Lead Developer

Avg. salary: $84,296

 

No. 7 Happiest Job: Lead Engineer

Avg. salary: $92,538

 

No. 6 Happiest Job: CTO

Avg. salary: $121,691

 

No. 5 Happiest Job: Android Developer

Avg. salary: $56,120

 

No. 4 Happiest Job: Senior Java Developer

Avg. salary: $98,814

 

No. 3 Happiest Job: Research Assistant

Avg. salary: $31,624

 

No. 2 Happiest Job: Full Stack Developer

Avg. salary: $72,856

 

No. 1 Happiest Job: Recruiter

Avg. salary: $56,715

No. 1 Unhappiest Job: Sales Account Manager

Avg. salary: $65,414

 

No. 2 Unhappiest Job: Security Officer

Avg. salary: $26,603

 

No. 3 Unhappiest Job: Merchandiser

Avg. salary: $29,440

 

No. 4 Unhappiest Job: Cashier

Avg. salary: $19,685

 

No. 5 Unhappiest Job: Driver

Avg. salary: $39,098

 

No. 7 Unhappiest Job: Guard

Avg. salary: $36,218

 

No. 8 Unhappiest Job: Sales

Avg. salary: $50,000

 

No. 9 Unhappiest Job: Machine Operator

Avg. salary: $32,200

 

No. 10 Unhappiest Job: Service Technician

Avg. salary: $43,059