The Effects of Job Stress, Depression, and Psychological Happiness on Job Satisfaction of Office Workers

직장인의 직무스트레스, 우울, 심리적 행복감이 직무만족도에 미치는 영향

Lee, Hae-Kyung;Nam, Chun-Youn

  • Received : 2015.07.06
  • Accepted : 2015.10.08
  • Published : 2015.11.30


Purpose: The purpose of this study is to identify factors that predict job satisfaction in office workers. Participants were recruited from eight industries in B Ku in D city, and the research was carried out from February 10 until October 10, 2014. Job satisfaction was assessed using the Minnesota Satisfaction Questionnaire (MSQ). Methods: Data was analyzed using Pearson correlation coefficients and a stepwise multiple regression analysis with SPSS/WIN 18.0. There was a negative correlation between job satisfaction and job stress. Results: Job stress (lack of reward, occupational climate, job demand, job insecurity) and psychological happiness were identified as determinants of job satisfaction, which explained 43.6% of the total variance of job satisfaction. Conclusion: The findings provide empirical evidence to help nurses prepare effective interventions related to the mental health promotion of office workers.


Industry;Workers;Stress;Depression;Happiness;Job satisfaction


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