The survey of about 40,000 mothers found that the time mothers spend performing 10 job functions in 2007 is a 3% increase over last year’s salary of $134,121 (See Report: Stay at Home Moms Due 2% Raise), but still below employers’ prediction of 3.9% in annual pay increases. The survey also found the moms work about 52 hours in overtime.
According to the Salary.com survey, stay-at-home moms work a 92 hour “workweek” with more than half her time spent on the job considered overtime. Working moms, however, logged over nine hours of overtime for an average 49-hour workweek beyond their full time paying jobs.
The ten job titles that best matched a mom’s definition of her work are (in order of hours spent per week):
- day care center teacher,
- computer operator,
- laundry machine operator,
- facilities manager,
- van driver,
- CEO, and
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