12 to 17 hours a day,,,, no lie. It can vary depending on your office and your work assignment area but this is truly my average.
Self respect. Piece of mind
CSEA is desperate for newcomers due to their unusually high attrition rate (don't be fooled when they that's due to a lot of people retiring). So be confident and humble. Don't tell CSEA that they are just a filler until you get a new job that treats you like a human being.