9 Reasons Americans Increasingly Hate Their Jobs

Annual "Value of Work" Survey Shows Employee Discontent on the Rise

7. Lack of Fulfillment

In a perfect world your job would not only provide an ample paycheck, but also a feeling of fulfillment. But in today’s day and age, that just doesn’t seem to be the case for most people.

Despite the fact that most people spend at least 40 hours a week at work, only 39% said they feel fulfilled by what they do. That’s a precipitous drop from last year’s survey in which 59% of respondents said they are fulfilled by their respective careers.