According to a new survey from the National Retail Federation, the average shopper will spend $106 on dad this Father's Day, up 13 percent from last year and the most in the survey's eight-year history. What are you buying him that cost that much?

Even this year's Father's Day takes a back seat to Mother's Day, where the average shopper spent $141.

The top spending categories for dad include:

  1. Activities like golfing and going out to eat
  2. Gift cards
  3. Clothing
  4. Home improvement
  5. Gardening tools and appliances
  6. Electronics

What are you buying Dad?