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Table 2 Job satisfaction scores of hospital staff (Mean, SD, P-value)

From: Does Finnish hospital staff job satisfaction vary across occupational groups?

Staff group Leadership Requiring factors of the work Motivating factors of the work Working environment Working welfare Participation in decision-making Sense of community Job satisfaction
  Mean (SD) Mean (SD) Mean (SD) Mean (SD) Mean (SD) Mean (SD) Mean (SD) Mean (SD)
Nursing staff (n = 779) 3.86 (0.91) 3.16 (0.76) 4.27 (0.60) 3.28 (0.95) 4.19 (0.57) 3.44 (0.84) 3.76 (0.80) 3.71 (0.56)
Physicians (n = 147) 3.87 (0.83) 3.27 (0.87) 4.38 (0.52) 3.76 (0.80) 4.07 (0.65) 3.76 (0.77) 3.70 (0.87) 3.81 (0.61)
Research staff (n = 65) 3.84 (0.67) 3.36 (0.64) 4.28 (0.61) 3.57 (0.92) 4.16 (0.50) 3.48 (0.82) 3.78 (0.65) 3.78 (0.48)
Maintenance staff (n = 237) 3.62 (0.97) 3.23 (0.76) 4.25 (0.60) 3.53 (0.91) 4.22 (0.56) 3.48 (0.85) 3.52 (0.87) 3.69 (0.59)
Office and administrative staff (n = 196) 3.85 (0.87) 3.58 (0.67) 4.21 (0.66) 3.93 (0.84) 4.25 (0.61) 3.53 (0.88) 3.81 (0.72) 3.88 (0.54)
All staff groups (n = 1424) 3.82 (0.90) 3.25 (0.77) 4.27 (0.60) 3.47 (0.94) 4.19 (0.58) 3.49 (0.84) 3.72 (0.81) 3.74 (0.57)
P-value 0.008 < 0.0001 0.255 < 0.0001 0.065 < 0.001 0.004 < 0.001
  1. (Scores 1–5; 1 = lowest, 5 = highest, P < 0.05).