Journal of Business and Psychology

, Volume 7, Issue 3, pp 323–339 | Cite as

The determinants of employee benefits satisfaction

  • David B. Balkin
  • Rodger W. Griffeth
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This study developed a multidimensional scale of benefits satisfaction and utilized a discrepancy model to examine the determinants of employee benefits satisfaction. The empirical findings are based on the survey responses of 205 employees in a hospital. The results indicate that pay level, female gender and exempt status employees are positively related to benefits satisfaction. Further, age and education level are negatively related to benefits satisfaction.


Social Psychology Status Employee Discrepancy Model Social Issue Female Gender 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • David B. Balkin
    • 1
  • Rodger W. Griffeth
    • 2
  1. 1.College of Business AdministrationUniversity of ColoradoBoulder
  2. 2.Department of Management, College of Business AdministrationGeorgia State UniversityAtlanta

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