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MetLife: 29% of Employees Will Go Gig in Next 5 Years

With nearly one-fifth of the total American workforce now earning their primary income from gig or part-time work, the gig economy is here to stay.*


MetLife's latest report, The Gig Economy: Opportunities, Challenges, and Employer Strategies, takes a deep dive into the findings from their 17th annual U.S. Employee Benefit Trends Study to fully explore the new work-life world and how employers can adapt.


Access the report here.


Inside the report:

  • The demographic breakdown of the gig workforce (Spoiler alert: It may surprise you!)
  • What’s prompting 29% of traditional employees to plan to enter the gig economy within 5 years
  • What keeps gig workers up at night — and the pivotal role benefits can play


Visit to explore the report’s complete findings. Then, collaborate with MetLife to develop tailored solutions that meet the demands of the changing workforce.


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*MetLife Study on the Gig Worker, 2018. Employed Total from Bureau of Labor Statistics data. Study research, 2019.