If you’re wondering how long you can work at your desk, it’s a question that needs to be answered.
According to a recent study from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, a worker can work a maximum of 24 hours a day for a maximum annual pay of $52,500.
That’s just for the working hours, which vary by company.
If you work for an employer that requires a long workday, the average worker would need to work an average of 30 hours a week to earn the same pay as a full-time worker.
To put this into perspective, the typical workweek for someone in Ontario is 8.5 hours, according to the BLS.
Here’s a breakdown of the typical working hours for Ontario workers, based on average annual pay: