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How many times in your career have you been fired?
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Q: How many times in your career have you been fired?

Answered by 10000+ others in All Departments

The most common answer was "Never" (70%)

Never
70%
1
18%
2
7%
3
3%
4 or more
2%
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Gender

Male

Never
70%
1
18%
2
7%
3
3%
4 or more
2%
Answered by 5000+ Male employees
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data

Female

Never
68%
1
19%
2
8%
3
3%
4 or more
2%
Answered by 1000+ Female employees
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Ethnicity

78%
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Never

Asian or Pacific Islander answered Never the most among all other ethnicities.

Caucasian answered 4 or more the least among all other ethnicities.

  • Caucasian
  • Hispanic or Latino
  • African American
  • Asian or Pacific Islander
  • Native American
  • Other
Never
70%
1
19%
2
6%
3
3%
4 or more
2%
Answered by 5000+ Caucasian
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Never
63%
1
21%
2
9%
3
4%
4 or more
3%
Answered by 500+ Hispanic or Latino
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Never
55%
1
19%
2
14%
3
7%
4 or more
5%
Answered by 500+ African American
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Never
78%
1
12%
2
5%
3
3%
4 or more
2%
Answered by 1000+ Asian or Pacific Islander
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Never
43%
1
16%
2
22%
3
11%
4 or more
8%
Answered by 100+ Native American
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Never
73%
1
16%
2
7%
3
2%
4 or more
2%
Answered by 500+ Other
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Department

77%
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Never

Engineering answered Never the most among all other departments.

  • Engineering
  • Product
  • Design
  • Marketing
  • Executive
  • Operations
  • Admin
  • Business Development
  • Finance
  • Communications
  • Customer Support
  • HR
  • IT
  • Legal
  • Sales
Never
77%
1
14%
2
5%
3
2%
4 or more
2%
Answered by 1000+ working in Engineering department
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Never
72%
1
18%
2
6%
3
2%
4 or more
2%
Answered by 500+ working in Product department
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Never
66%
1
18%
2
8%
3
4%
4 or more
4%
Answered by 500+ working in Design department
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Never
67%
1
20%
2
7%
3
3%
4 or more
3%
Answered by 1000+ working in Marketing department
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Never
57%
1
23%
2
11%
3
6%
4 or more
3%
Answered by 500+ working in Executive department
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Never
66%
1
20%
2
7%
3
4%
4 or more
3%
Answered by 500+ working in Operations department
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Never
58%
1
24%
2
10%
3
5%
4 or more
3%
Answered by 100+ working in Admin department
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Never
66%
1
18%
2
9%
3
4%
4 or more
3%
Answered by 100+ working in Business Development department
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Never
73%
1
18%
2
4%
3
3%
4 or more
2%
Answered by 100+ working in Finance department
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Never
66%
1
17%
2
8%
3
5%
4 or more
4%
Answered by 100+ working in Communications department
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Never
61%
1
21%
2
12%
3
4%
4 or more
2%
Answered by 500+ working in Customer Support department
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Never
67%
1
23%
2
6%
3
2%
4 or more
2%
Answered by 100+ working in HR department
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Never
69%
1
20%
2
7%
3
2%
4 or more
2%
Answered by 1000+ working in IT department
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Never
62%
1
16%
2
14%
3
4%
4 or more
4%
Answered by 100+ working in Legal department
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Never
61%
1
21%
2
9%
3
5%
4 or more
4%
Answered by 1000+ working in Sales department
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Age

76%
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Never

18-25 answered Never the most among all other age groups.

26-30 answered 4 or more the least among all other age groups.

  • 18-25
  • 26-30
  • 31-35
  • 36-40
  • 41-45
  • 46-50
  • 51-55
  • 56-60
  • 61-65
  • 66+
Never
76%
1
11%
2
6%
3
3%
4 or more
4%
Answered by 1000+ aged 18-25
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Never
75%
1
15%
2
5%
3
3%
4 or more
2%
Answered by 1000+ aged 26-30
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Never
71%
1
17%
2
7%
3
3%
4 or more
2%
Answered by 1000+ aged 31-35
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Never
67%
1
20%
2
7%
3
3%
4 or more
3%
Answered by 1000+ aged 36-40
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Never
66%
1
21%
2
8%
3
3%
4 or more
2%
Answered by 1000+ aged 41-45
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Never
62%
1
22%
2
11%
3
3%
4 or more
2%
Answered by 1000+ aged 46-50
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Never
59%
1
26%
2
9%
3
4%
4 or more
2%
Answered by 500+ aged 51-55
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Never
62%
1
24%
2
9%
3
3%
4 or more
2%
Answered by 100+ aged 56-60
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Never
52%
1
29%
2
10%
3
3%
4 or more
6%
Answered by 100+ aged 61-65
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Never
59%
1
18%
2
9%
3
7%
4 or more
7%
Answered by < 100 aged 66+
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Education

77%
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Never

Master's answered Never the most among all other education levels.

  • High school
  • Some college
  • Associate's
  • Bachelor's
  • Master's
  • Doctoral or professional
Never
51%
1
20%
2
16%
3
7%
4 or more
6%
Answered by 500+ with High school education level
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Never
58%
1
24%
2
10%
3
4%
4 or more
4%
Answered by 1000+ with Some college education level
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Never
57%
1
23%
2
10%
3
5%
4 or more
5%
Answered by 500+ with Associate's education level
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Never
74%
1
17%
2
5%
3
2%
4 or more
2%
Answered by 5000+ with Bachelor's education level
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Never
77%
1
15%
2
5%
3
2%
4 or more
1%
Answered by 1000+ with Master's education level
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Never
76%
1
12%
2
7%
3
3%
4 or more
2%
Answered by 100+ with Doctoral or professional education level
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Experience

73%
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Never

6 to 10 Years answered Never the most among all other segments.

  • Entry Level
  • 1 to 3 Years
  • 3 to 6 Years
  • 6 to 10 Years
  • Over 10 Years
Never
64%
1
15%
2
11%
3
4%
4 or more
6%
Answered by 500+ with Entry Level experience
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Never
70%
1
15%
2
8%
3
4%
4 or more
3%
Answered by 1000+ with 1 to 3 Years experience
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Never
72%
1
16%
2
7%
3
3%
4 or more
2%
Answered by 1000+ with 3 to 6 Years experience
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Never
73%
1
18%
2
5%
3
3%
4 or more
1%
Answered by 1000+ with 6 to 10 Years experience
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Never
67%
1
21%
2
7%
3
3%
4 or more
2%
Answered by 5000+ with Over 10 Years experience
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Location

77%
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Never

San Francisco answered Never the most among all other locations.

Austin answered 4 or more the least among all other locations.

  • Atlanta
  • Austin
  • Boston
  • Chicago
  • Dallas
  • Denver
  • Houston
  • Los Angeles
  • New York
  • Phoenix
  • Portland
  • Salt Lake City
  • San Francisco
  • Seattle
  • Washington, DC
Never
67%
1
21%
2
8%
3
2%
4 or more
2%
Answered by 100+ in Atlanta
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Never
70%
1
19%
2
6%
3
4%
4 or more
1%
Answered by 100+ in Austin
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Never
76%
1
15%
2
5%
3
2%
4 or more
2%
Answered by 500+ in Boston
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Never
71%
1
16%
2
9%
3
2%
4 or more
2%
Answered by 500+ in Chicago
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Never
62%
1
24%
2
9%
3
3%
4 or more
2%
Answered by 100+ in Dallas
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Never
70%
1
18%
2
7%
3
3%
4 or more
2%
Answered by 100+ in Denver
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Never
70%
1
18%
2
6%
3
3%
4 or more
3%
Answered by 100+ in Houston
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Never
65%
1
20%
2
9%
3
3%
4 or more
3%
Answered by 1000+ in Los Angeles
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Never
70%
1
18%
2
7%
3
3%
4 or more
2%
Answered by 1000+ in New York
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Never
65%
1
22%
2
9%
3
2%
4 or more
2%
Answered by 100+ in Phoenix
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Never
71%
1
20%
2
5%
3
2%
4 or more
2%
Answered by 100+ in Portland
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Never
76%
1
18%
2
2%
3
2%
4 or more
2%
Answered by 100+ in Salt Lake City
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Never
77%
1
16%
2
4%
3
2%
4 or more
1%
Answered by 1000+ in San Francisco
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Never
75%
1
16%
2
5%
3
2%
4 or more
2%
Answered by 500+ in Seattle
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Never
75%
1
15%
2
5%
3
3%
4 or more
2%
Answered by 500+ in Washington, DC
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