(USA Today) Americans doing more work on weekends

Posted by Kendall Harmon

Americans are using the weekends to get more done at home and on the job....

•35% of workers overall work on weekends. A slightly greater percentage of part-timers work on weekends than full-time employees. On average, those who work weekends work 5½ hours. More than half of sales workers work on weekends, the largest percentage among occupations in the survey. But weekend duty is a fact of life for only 20% of office and administrative personnel

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