Who are the Worst and Best Co-Workers?

Sometimes, at work, you’ll find people you have to work with are bugging you. On the other hand, there’ll be people you really enjoy working alongside.

So, who exactly are the worst to work with? What makes the best co-workers? This Payscale infographic answers just that!


  • The worst co-workers are installation, maintenance and repair workers – due to their intolerance of chatty co-workers.
  • Health workers are more likely to swap in a co-worker due to the high amounts of stress in their job.
  • Agriculture and forestry workers are most likely to complain about their colleagues.
  • Social workers are voted the best co-workers.

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