Establishments offering retirement and healthcare benefits Data Table

Table 1. Establishments offering retirement and health care benefits: private industry workers,  National Compensation Survey, March 2010

(All establishments = 100 percent)

Characteristics

Retirement benefits

Health care
benefits

All plans1

Defined
benefit

Defined
contribution

All establishments

47

10

45

62

Establishment characteristics

 

 

 

 

Goods-producing industries

43

9

41

60

    Construction

34

10

31

50

    Manufacturing

56

8

54

76

Service-providing industries

48

11

46

62

    Trade, transportation, and utilities

52

11

50

68

        Wholesale trade

61

11

60

79

        Retail trade

48

8

47

62

        Transportation and warehousing

43

20

40

74

        Utilities

92

72

91

95

    Information

75

43

75

89

    Financial activities

66

26

63

73

        Finance and insurance

74

33

73

81

            Credit intermediation and related activities

87

51

86

93

            Insurance carriers and related activities

55

17

55

65

        Real estate and rental and leasing

49

13

42

57

    Professional and business services

46

5

44

62

        Professional and technical services

50

49

67

        Administrative and waste services

32

4

31

47

    Education and health services

55

8

53

66

        Educational services

56

53

63

            Junior colleges, colleges, and universities

90

90

91

        Health care and social assistance

55

53

66

    Leisure and hospitality

23

23

43

        Accommodation and food services

23

23

42

    Other services

32

7

29

48

1 to 99 workers

45

10

44

61

    1 to 49 workers

44

9

42

59

    50 to 99 workers

78

18

76

88

100 workers or more

82

29

79

93

    100 to 499 workers

80

26

77

93

    500 workers or more

92

50

89

96

Geographic areas

 

 

 

 

New England

36

36

51

Middle Atlantic

52

13

48

64

East North Central

48

12

46

60

West North Central

51

12

49

61

South Atlantic

51

9

51

59

East South Central

37

35

71

West South Central

48

47

63

Mountain

48

12

44

64

Pacific

41

9

39

67

Footnotes:

1Includes defined benefit pension plans and defined contribution retirement plans.


NOTE: Dash indicates no establishments in this category or data did not meet publication criteria. For definitions of major
plans, key provisions, and related terms, see the "Glossary of Employee Benefit Terms" at
www.bls.gov/ncs/ebs/glossary20092010.htm.