23% of Traditional Full-Time Job Holders Plan to Switch to Gig Work
Small Business Labs
APRIL 9, 2019
According to MetLife's 2019 U.S. Employee Benefits Study, 23% of Americans with full-time traditional jobs intend to switch to gig work over the next 5 years. Another 14% say they are considering it. As the study chart below shows, younger workers more likely to say they're intending to leave their job for gig work than older workers.