Document Type : Research Article


1 Ph.D, Full time Research scholar., PG & Research Department of Commerce, Government Arts College (Autonomous), Salem- 636007.

2 M.Com (CA), MBA, M.Phil, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, PG & Research Department of Commerce, Government Arts College (Autonomous), Salem- 636007


The fruit processing industry plays an important role in Krishnagiri district. Krishnagiri
district is mostly associated with agriculture and consists mostly of fruit growers. Hence this
study emphasizes on evaluating the job satisfaction of the employees who contribute to the
progress of the fruit processing Industry. Job satisfaction occurs when an employee has job
stability, career development and a comfortable work life balance. It refers to the employee's
job satisfaction as the job meets the individual's expectations. This study focuses on the
employee satisfaction of fruit processing industry in Krishnagiri district. The sample size
consists of a total of 55 employees from 5 companies of Paiyur. Paiyur have highest number
of fruit processing companies. Primary information has been collected from the fruit
processing industry divisions in Krishnagiri district. Statistical tools used were percentage
analysis, Chi-square analysis and ANOVA.