Find a Timesheet Template

A timesheet template is used to record employee hours worked for the calculation of wages. They can also have more detail to allow the analysis of tasks performed in the day. A timesheet template may form the basis of client billing.

Timesheet templates provide advantages for time recording, project costing, project management and resource allocation & planning.


A timesheet template can be either printed or kept electronically. Timesheet template software is freely available for download on the internet. Templates are available free for the popular software packages such as Excel.

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Simple Timesheet Templates can be found for programs such as Microsoft Excel, Apache OpenOffice or Google Sheets. These can be downloaded free from the internet using a simple search. These templates will cover most of what is needed for a small business.

Timesheet Template - New from TemplateIn Microsoft Word and Excel there are a number of templates available including ones for timesheets. From the main window in Word or Excel simply open File... then select the New from Template option to bring up the template gallery. The template gallery can be browsed, or a search can be done using the Search box in the top left. Simply enter "time sheet" to search for available templates. Select a template to open and start using it. Clicking in the cells or editable regions will show pop up hints to help you fill out the time sheet.


Below is an example of a timesheet template ready to be filled in.

Timesheet Template example