Quick Answer: How Many Hours Do Billionaires Work?

Most work at least 50–60 hours a week.

There are some who work much more (70–80 hours a week) and some who work much less (30–40 hours a week).

Millionaires use their free time very effectively – you will find me reading something useful even on flights.

How many hours does the average millionaire work?

According to Barron’s, the average self-made millionaire in America works 59 hours per week. Many work 70 to 80 hours. As a colleague of mine, Brian Tracy, points out, working 40 hours a week these days will give you a “survival” income.

Do billionaires read a lot?

Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg, and other billionaires read far more books than the average person. Here’s why. Successful entrepreneurs like Bill Gates are not average, or even above-average which, according to the Pew Research, means a person reads up to 17 books a year.

How many hours do billionaires read?

Consider the extreme reading habits of other billionaire entrepreneurs: Warren Buffett spends five to six hours a day reading five newspapers and 500 pages of corporate reports. Bill Gates reads 50 books a year. Mark Zuckerberg aimed to read at least one book every two weeks.

How do billionaires spend their time?

They spend time with their families, they go to work, they eat, sleep and drink. Therefore, billionaires generally try to optimize every aspect of the day, which then allow them to fulfill their life obligations (friends, family, and human needs) while making an impact on the world.