You Will Spend 43 Days on Hold in Your LifeCasey Chan1/25/13 9:00pm43EditPromoteDismissUndismissHideGo to permalinkWhat's a reasonable time to be put on hold when you call customer service? A few minutes? Five? Ten? Well all those minutes add up because over a course of a lifetime, the average person will be on hold for 43 days. Yeah. Forty. Three. Days.