2012 Salary Survey: Getting Fired

Not many respondents feel their jobs are in jeopardy.

Editor's Note: This is Figure 3 from the 2012 Salary Survey: Salaries Move Ahead – Slowly.

Nearly 49% feel there's only a very slight chance they'd be laid off or fired within the next two years, and about 27% believe there's a moderate chance their job is in jeopardy. These results echo past surveys.

How the Data Were Gathered
A total of 1,564 respondents participated in this year's survey.

From January through March, respondents accessed the survey questionnaire via a link listed on the www.ChemicalProcessing.com Web site, in e-newsletters and in e-mail blasts sent to readers. Additionally, those who follow Chemical Processing on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn also were encouraged to participate.

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