2013 Wasting Time at Work Survey

Everything You've Always Wanted to Know About Wasting Time in the Office

Which Industry Wastes the Most Time?

Which industry wastes the most time? Hold on to your hats, because you're going to be absolutely shocked when you find out -- it's Government!

OK, so maybe it's not so shocking. But yes, 25% of government workers said they waste a few hours a day at work -- the highest of any industry in our survey. Employees in the Energy & Utilities field were next with 22% of workers saying they waste a few hours a day on the job, followed by Agriculture & Ranching workers at 20%.

On the flip side, the industry that wastes the least time is Healthcare, with 16% of workers claiming they never waste time on the job.