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Survey: Facility Management Outsourcing, Retirement, Satisfaction Results

Your job satisfaction %
Very satisfied 43
Somewhat satisfied 46
Somewhat dissatisfied 9
Very dissatisfied 2
Did you delay retirement because of the economy? %
Yes 18
No 82
Years to work before you retire %
1 year 3
2 years 4
3 years 4
4 years 3
5 years 8
More than 5 years 70
No specific plans 8
This year, your company’s use of outsourcing: %
Decreased 8
Increased 19
Stayed about the same 73
Next year, your company’s use of outsourcing will probably: %
Decrease 9
Increase 16
Stay about the same 75
Your advancement opportunities %
Rapid opportunity for advancement 1
Somewhat slow opportunity for advancement 30
Steady opportunity 12
Very slow opportunity for advancement 57
Expectations for your own job %
I could be/expect a promotion/new job 12
I expect to stay in the same job 82
I'm afraid of being downsized 6
Have you been downsized out of an FM job in the past three years? %
Yes 6
No 94


Retirement Delays for FMs graphic


Retirement Delays for FMs graphic

posted on 9/11/2014

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