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Are You Good Looking Enough to Get a Job? (Infographic)

They say beauty is in the eye of the beholder, but should you seriously consider asking Santa for a face lift this year….?

I jest, I jest!

But in all seriousness, can your physical make-up REALLY affect your chances of getting the job? Do we live in that superficial a world? Well, this infographic explores just that question and whether or not it pays to be pretty:


Top Takeaways:

  • The average callback rate for a typically attractive’ woman is 54%. The callback rate for typically unattractive’ woman is only 7%. A truly shocking statistic.
  • Tall people typically earn more money than shorter employees ‚¬€œ it could be argued this is simply due to the way employees hold themselves. It could also be related to confidence and attitude.
  • Woman who wear makeup are taken more seriously than those who don’t. Whats the reason for this?
  • The average salary of an employee with low self-esteem is much less than an employee with high-self esteem. Does this mean it’s all about attitude?

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