Our happiness with our salary depends on how much people similar to us earn.

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However, it depended also on how much people earned for doing jobs different from theirs. It doesn’t depend if in the same or at another company.
Sweeney, P.D. & McFarlin, D.B. (2005). Wage comparisons similar and dissimilar to others. Journal of Occupational and Organizational Psychology, 78, 113-133.