The purpose of the present study was to compare marital satisfaction, emotional divorce and religious commitment among nurses and staff of public hospitals in Ahvaz. The sample consisted of nine nurses and staff of public hospitals in the community who were selected by the available sampling method. The tools used in this study were Alason's Marital Satisfaction Questionnaire, Emotional Divorce of Razghi et al. and Barati's religious commitment. This research is comparative. The findings showed that employees have more marital satisfaction than nurses, given the average of the two groups. Due to the average of the two groups of nurses and public hospitals employees, they are in the same way in terms of emotional divorce. Given the average of the two groups of nurses, they have a higher religious commitment than employees.