Signs you are a Workaholic

February 4, 2019

48% of Americans consider themselves to be workaholics, with 28% saying they work so hard because they have to for financial reasons

The average American spends four hours a week working for free, and another four hours thinking about work

The top sign you’re a workaholic is that you prioritize your work before your personal life (54%), followed by worrying about work on a day off (51%)

Struggling to switch off or actually working while on a vacation (50%)

Checking emails in the middle of the night (48%)

Being the first person to get to work and last to leave (46%)

Feeling pressured or too busy to take annual leave (46%)

Working through lunch (45%)

Feeling anxious or lost if I don't check in/know what's happening at work (45%)

Being told by friends/family I work too much (44%)

Checking emails first thing in the morning (39%)

Source: SWNS Digital