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Title:The Determinants of Job Satisfaction of Professional Drivers
Authors:Julie Rodriguez and Gene Griffin
Publication Date:Nov 1989
Report #:SP-97
TRID #:00493661
Keywords:job satisfaction, management, productivity, professional drivers, public opinion, safety, shortages, truck drivers, turnover
Type:Research Report – Staff Papers



The motor carrier industry faces a costly problem with driver turnover and a general driver shortage. This paper looks at drivers' opinions about specific areas of their work and how important these areas are to their job satisfaction. Management's perceptions of drivers are also addressed and compared to drivers' opinions.

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