A recent survey by Gallup found that 37 percent of U.S. workers have telecommuted for work. This number has risen steadily in the past decade, although it seems to have leveled off in recent years.
The employees surveyed said they telecommute an average of two days per month, a number that has not changed much since 2006. Just 9 percent said they spend half their workdays (10 per month) telecommuting. In the past, the majority of workers have telecommuted only after hours, logging in on the even