Average Time Spent / Tenure at a Job
Statistic Verification
Source: Center for Health and Sciences
Research Date: March 13th, 2015

Today it is not uncommon for people to bounce from one job to another. Whether it be for better pay or just a change in environment people no longer work for one employer their whole life like the days of old. The following table breaks down the average time people spend at a single job by country. What is the average amount of time spent at a job?

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CountryAverage Years of Tenure
Greece13
Portugal12.5
Belgium12
Italy11.5
France11.5
Poland11
Sweden10.5
Germany10.5
Norway9.75
Czech Republic9.5
Spain9.25
Hungary9
Canada9
Denmark8.75
Ireland8.5
Britain8.25
United States4

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