July 26, 2012 (The Editor’s Desk is updated each business day.)

Employee benefits in private industry and state and local government, March 2012

Access rates to selected benefits among workers in private industry, by full- and part-time status and occupational group, March 2012
Characteristic Percent of workers with access to
Retirement benefits Medical care benefits Paid sick leave

Full time

74 86 75

Part time

38 24 23

Occupational group

     

Management, professional, and related

79 87 84

Service

40 41 40

Sales and office

69 72 65

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance

65 77 53

Production, transportation, and material moving

66 75 52

These data are featured in the TED article, Employee benefits in private industry and state and local government, March 2012.

Access rates to selected benefits among workers in state and local government, by full- and part-time status and occupational group, March 2012
Characteristic Percent of workers with access to
Retirement benefits Medical care benefits Paid sick leave

Full time

99 99 98

Part time

39 24 40

Occupational group

     

Management, professional, and related

91 89 90

Service

83 81 85

Sales and office

89 87 89

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance

95 95 95

Production, transportation, and material moving

87 83 87

These data are featured in the TED article, Employee benefits in private industry and state and local government, March 2012.

 

 

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