Employee Theft Cause of Over 1/3 of US Business Bankruptcies. Learn How to Use LegalScreen to Easily and Legally Protect Your Business.
of thefts conducted by Managers
of annual revenue lost due to Employee Theft
of businesses bankrupt due to employee theft.
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Full Statistics Below
|Employee Theft Statistics||Data|
|Amount stolen annually from U.S. businesses by employees||$50,000,000,000|
|Percent of annual revenues lost to theft or fraud||7 %|
|Percent of employees who have stolen at least once from their employer||75 %|
|Percent of employees who have stolen at least twice from their employer||37.5 %|
|Percent of all business bankruptcies caused by employee theft||33 %|
|$1,000,000 and up||25.3 %|
|$500,000 – $999,999||9.6 %|
|$100,000 – $499,999||28.2 %|
|$10,000 – $49,999||16.8 %|
|$1,000 – $9,999||7 %|
|$1,000 or less||1.9 %|
|Median Amount Stolen||$175,000|
|High School Degree||34 %|
|Some College||21 %|
|Bachelor’s Degree||34 %|
|Postgraduate Degree||11 %|