How long prospective employees in the U.S. are willing to wait for a response 2018

When you apply to a job, how long are you willing to wait to hear back from an employer?

by E. Mazareanu, last edited Jan 3, 2019
How long prospective employees in the U.S. are willing to wait for a response 2018 This statistic depicts the length of time prospective employees in the United States are willing to wait for a response from an employer in 2018. During the survey, 41 percent of respondents stated they are willing to wait between one and two weeks for a response.
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When you apply to a job, how long are you willing to wait to hear back from an employer?

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Share of respondents
Less than 1 week14%
1 week to less than 2 weeks41%
2 weeks to less than 3 weeks24%
3 weeks or more21%
Share of respondents
Less than 1 week14%
1 week to less than 2 weeks41%
2 weeks to less than 3 weeks24%
3 weeks or more21%
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by E. Mazareanu, last edited Jan 3, 2019
This statistic depicts the length of time prospective employees in the United States are willing to wait for a response from an employer in 2018. During the survey, 41 percent of respondents stated they are willing to wait between one and two weeks for a response.
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