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|Title: ||GENDER AND THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN PERCEIVED FAIRNESS OF PAY, PROMOTION AND JOB SATISFACTION: THE CASE OF OROMIYA MEDICAL PERSONNEL|
|Authors: ||KUMSA, DONIS|
|Advisors: ||Dr. Ayele Meshesha|
|Copyright: ||May-2001 |
|Date Added: ||6-Nov-2012 |
|Abstract: ||This study investigated the existing difference in perceived fairness of pay,
promotion and job satisfaction among the Oromiya medical personnel. It also
examined whether perceived fairness of pay and promotion held by medical
personnel affects their job satisfaction. The contributions of age, sex, service,
gender role attitude and education level to the variance of job satisfaction were
121) medical personnel were chosen randomly after
stratification based on their sex and educational level. Medical personnel from
Jima, Asela and Nazreth hospitals participated in the study by completing the
quesitonnaire. Moreover, interviews were conducted with three Metterins to
supplement the questionnaire.
ANOVA, index of occupational segregation, t-test, multiple regression analysis
and rank order correlation were employed in the analyses of the data. The
result indicated that women and men tend to occupy different positions in
But there was no statistically significant gender
difference in perceived fairness of pay, promotion and job satisfaction.
Besides, pay, and promotion have high significant contribution to the variance
of job satisfaction. Though not significant, some degree of job satisfaction
was explained by the linear regression of educational level. When ANOVA was
employed for the four variables: pay, promotion, educational level and sex,
surprisingly, the coefficient of determination reaches .81 (R2 = .81) indicating
the importance of the interaction of these variables.
Furthermore, males preferred good pay, opportunity to use 'one's skill or
creativity and job security more than other job characteristics, while females
preferred job security, good pay and interesting work in descending order.
Finally conclusions, recommendations and suggestion for further investigation
|Appears in:||Thesis - Educational Psychology |
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