Poland
Average annual hours: 1,893
Average annual wages: $20,069

The average Polish worker averages 40 hours a week, but for about 10% of working men in the country, the work week extends more than 50 hours.

Temporary jobs are also quite common, with about one in five Polish workers employed on short-term contracts.


Source: OECD. Data reflect wage and salary workers, not the self-employed.
- Last updated July 16 2013 09:27 AM ET