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Table 6. Private industry workers by establishment size and industry group

Table 6. Employer Costs for Employee Compensation for private industry workers by establishment size and industry group [June 2022]
Series Total compensation(1) Wages and salaries Total benefits Paid leave Supplemental pay Insurance Retirement and savings Legally required benefits
Cost ($) Percent Cost ($) Percent Cost ($) Percent Cost ($) Percent Cost ($) Percent Cost ($) Percent Cost ($) Percent Cost ($) Percent

All workers

38.91 100.0 27.44 70.5 11.47 29.5 2.87 7.4 1.37 3.5 2.96 7.6 1.33 3.4 2.93 7.5

1-99 workers

32.53 100.0 24.19 74.4 8.33 25.6 2.01 6.2 0.86 2.6 2.05 6.3 0.78 2.4 2.63 8.1

1-49 workers

31.49 100.0 23.67 75.2 7.82 24.8 1.89 6.0 0.78 2.5 1.89 6.0 0.69 2.2 2.57 8.2

50-99 workers

36.30 100.0 26.10 71.9 10.20 28.1 2.47 6.8 1.15 3.2 2.62 7.2 1.13 3.1 2.84 7.8

100 workers or more

46.97 100.0 31.53 67.1 15.44 32.9 3.96 8.4 2.02 4.3 4.12 8.8 2.03 4.3 3.31 7.0

100-499 workers

40.40 100.0 28.02 69.4 12.38 30.6 3.11 7.7 1.42 3.5 3.37 8.3 1.47 3.6 3.01 7.4

500 workers or more

55.48 100.0 36.08 65.0 19.41 35.0 5.05 9.1 2.80 5.1 5.10 9.2 2.75 5.0 3.70 6.7

Goods-producing industries(2)

42.90 100.0 29.00 67.6 13.90 32.4 2.75 6.4 1.94 4.5 3.75 8.7 1.97 4.6 3.49 8.1

1-99 workers

36.51 100.0 26.06 71.4 10.46 28.6 1.86 5.1 1.33 3.6 2.59 7.1 1.36 3.7 3.32 9.1

1-49 workers

34.67 100.0 25.24 72.8 9.43 27.2 1.66 4.8 1.15 3.3 2.20 6.3 1.13 3.3 3.29 9.5

50-99 workers

41.35 100.0 28.19 68.2 13.15 31.8 2.38 5.8 1.79 4.3 3.64 8.8 1.94 4.7 3.40 8.2

100 workers or more

48.87 100.0 31.76 65.0 17.11 35.0 3.58 7.3 2.51 5.1 4.83 9.9 2.54 5.2 3.65 7.5

100-499 workers

45.53 100.0 30.29 66.5 15.24 33.5 3.05 6.7 2.10 4.6 4.30 9.5 2.21 4.9 3.58 7.9

500 workers or more

53.97 100.0 34.00 63.0 19.97 37.0 4.40 8.2 3.13 5.8 5.63 10.4 3.05 5.6 3.76 7.0

Manufacturing industry

42.44 100.0 28.17 66.4 14.27 33.6 3.21 7.6 2.09 4.9 4.07 9.6 1.75 4.1 3.15 7.4

1-99 workers

33.56 100.0 23.89 71.2 9.68 28.8 2.12 6.3 1.24 3.7 2.67 8.0 0.91 2.7 2.73 8.1

1-49 workers

30.78 100.0 22.48 73.0 8.30 27.0 1.79 5.8 1.00 3.2 2.15 7.0 (3)0.76 (3)2.5 2.61 8.5

50-99 workers

38.21 100.0 26.24 68.7 11.98 31.3 2.68 7.0 1.65 4.3 3.54 9.3 1.15 3.0 2.94 7.7

100 workers or more

47.44 100.0 30.58 64.5 16.86 35.5 3.83 8.1 2.56 5.4 4.85 10.2 2.23 4.7 3.39 7.2

100-499 workers

41.69 100.0 27.80 66.7 13.90 33.3 3.22 7.7 1.96 4.7 4.07 9.8 1.51 3.6 3.14 7.5

500 workers or more

54.33 100.0 33.91 62.4 20.42 37.6 4.55 8.4 3.28 6.0 5.78 10.6 3.10 5.7 3.70 6.8

Service-providing industries(4)

38.12 100.0 27.13 71.2 10.99 28.8 2.90 7.6 1.26 3.3 2.81 7.4 1.21 3.2 2.82 7.4

1-99 workers

31.86 100.0 23.88 75.0 7.98 25.0 2.04 6.4 0.78 2.4 1.95 6.1 0.69 2.2 2.52 7.9

1-49 workers

31.01 100.0 23.43 75.6 7.58 24.4 1.93 6.2 0.72 2.3 1.84 5.9 0.62 2.0 2.46 7.9

50-99 workers

35.16 100.0 25.63 72.9 9.53 27.1 2.48 7.1 1.00 2.8 2.39 6.8 0.94 2.7 2.72 7.7

100 workers or more

46.51 100.0 31.48 67.7 15.03 32.3 4.05 8.7 1.90 4.1 3.95 8.5 1.90 4.1 3.23 6.9

100-499 workers

39.06 100.0 27.43 70.2 11.62 29.8 3.13 8.0 1.24 3.2 3.13 8.0 1.27 3.3 2.86 7.3

500 workers or more

55.81 100.0 36.52 65.4 19.29 34.6 5.19 9.3 2.73 4.9 4.98 8.9 2.69 4.8 3.69 6.6

Trade, transportation, and utilities industry

32.95 100.0 23.54 71.4 9.41 28.6 2.16 6.6 0.98 3.0 2.51 7.6 1.15 3.5 2.61 7.9

1-99 workers

29.54 100.0 22.25 75.3 7.29 24.7 1.69 5.7 0.76 2.6 1.72 5.8 0.66 2.2 2.46 8.3

1-49 workers

29.20 100.0 22.21 76.1 6.99 23.9 1.63 5.6 0.74 2.5 1.58 5.4 0.60 2.0 2.44 8.4

50-99 workers

30.72 100.0 22.37 72.8 8.35 27.2 1.89 6.2 0.85 2.8 2.20 7.2 0.90 2.9 2.51 8.2

100 workers or more

36.95 100.0 25.05 67.8 11.90 32.2 2.71 7.3 1.24 3.4 3.43 9.3 1.72 4.7 2.80 7.6

100-499 workers

31.76 100.0 22.25 70.1 9.51 29.9 2.11 6.7 1.02 3.2 2.68 8.4 1.19 3.8 2.50 7.9

500 workers or more

47.88 100.0 30.94 64.6 16.94 35.4 3.96 8.3 1.71 3.6 5.01 10.5 2.83 5.9 3.42 7.2

Wholesale trade industry

44.89 100.0 32.00 71.3 12.89 28.7 3.38 7.5 1.67 3.7 3.14 7.0 1.40 3.1 3.28 7.3

1-99 workers

44.62 100.0 32.30 72.4 12.31 27.6 3.28 7.3 1.57 3.5 2.92 6.6 1.23 2.8 3.31 7.4

1-49 workers

45.41 100.0 33.03 72.7 12.38 27.3 3.29 7.2 1.57 3.5 2.87 6.3 1.29 2.8 3.36 7.4

100 workers or more

45.38 100.0 31.43 69.2 13.96 30.8 3.58 7.9 1.86 4.1 3.55 7.8 1.72 3.8 3.24 7.1

100-499 workers

46.41 100.0 32.55 70.1 13.85 29.9 3.60 7.8 1.71 3.7 3.55 7.6 1.70 3.7 3.29 7.1

Retail trade industry

23.60 100.0 18.05 76.5 5.55 23.5 1.19 5.0 0.58 2.5 1.37 5.8 0.44 1.9 1.97 8.3

1-99 workers

22.31 100.0 17.71 79.4 4.61 20.6 0.96 4.3 0.43 1.9 1.01 4.5 0.28 1.3 1.92 8.6

1-49 workers

21.90 100.0 17.55 80.2 4.34 19.8 0.91 4.2 0.42 1.9 0.88 4.0 0.23 1.0 1.91 8.7

50-99 workers

23.85 100.0 18.27 76.6 5.57 23.4 1.14 4.8 0.46 1.9 1.50 6.3 0.48 2.0 1.98 8.3

100 workers or more

25.47 100.0 18.54 72.8 6.93 27.2 1.53 6.0 0.81 3.2 1.89 7.4 0.68 2.7 2.03 8.0

100-499 workers

24.89 100.0 18.14 72.9 6.74 27.1 1.45 5.8 0.77 3.1 1.86 7.5 0.65 2.6 2.01 8.1

Transportation and warehousing industry

40.70 100.0 26.96 66.2 13.74 33.8 2.91 7.2 1.22 3.0 4.23 10.4 2.06 5.0 3.32 8.2

1-99 workers

30.92 100.0 22.63 73.2 8.30 26.8 1.72 5.6 0.61 2.0 2.18 7.0 0.75 2.4 3.04 9.8

1-49 workers

30.23 100.0 22.43 74.2 7.81 25.8 1.64 5.4 0.53 1.7 2.06 6.8 0.58 1.9 3.00 9.9

100 workers or more

45.61 100.0 29.14 63.9 16.47 36.1 3.51 7.7 1.52 3.3 5.26 11.5 2.71 5.9 3.47 7.6

100-499 workers

39.17 100.0 25.44 64.9 13.73 35.1 2.68 6.8 1.16 3.0 4.48 11.4 2.09 5.3 3.33 8.5

Information industry

64.25 100.0 42.58 66.3 21.67 33.7 6.23 9.7 3.02 4.7 5.65 8.8 2.68 4.2 4.09 6.4

1-99 workers

45.60 100.0 31.77 69.7 13.83 30.3 3.82 8.4 1.64 3.6 3.65 8.0 1.51 3.3 3.20 7.0

100 workers or more

77.75 100.0 50.40 64.8 27.35 35.2 7.97 10.2 4.02 5.2 7.10 9.1 3.53 4.5 4.73 6.1

100-499 workers

68.63 100.0 45.99 67.0 22.65 33.0 6.53 9.5 2.61 3.8 6.50 9.5 2.70 3.9 4.31 6.3

500 workers or more

86.86 100.0 54.82 63.1 32.04 36.9 9.41 10.8 5.44 6.3 7.70 8.9 4.36 5.0 5.14 5.9

Financial activities industry

54.84 100.0 36.57 66.7 18.26 33.3 4.82 8.8 3.37 6.2 4.76 8.7 1.90 3.5 3.40 6.2

1-99 workers

44.64 100.0 31.07 69.6 13.57 30.4 3.58 8.0 2.07 4.6 3.77 8.4 1.22 2.7 2.92 6.6

1-49 workers

43.06 100.0 30.25 70.3 12.80 29.7 3.41 7.9 1.76 4.1 3.64 8.4 1.12 2.6 2.87 6.7

100 workers or more

67.27 100.0 43.28 64.3 23.99 35.7 6.34 9.4 4.96 7.4 5.97 8.9 2.73 4.1 3.99 5.9

100-499 workers

62.89 100.0 41.75 66.4 21.15 33.6 5.85 9.3 3.44 5.5 5.69 9.0 2.34 3.7 3.83 6.1

500 workers or more

71.04 100.0 44.61 62.8 26.43 37.2 6.76 9.5 6.27 8.8 6.21 8.7 3.06 4.3 4.13 5.8

Professional and business services industry

47.81 100.0 34.05 71.2 13.76 28.8 3.88 8.1 1.89 3.9 3.20 6.7 1.41 2.9 3.39 7.1

1-99 workers

45.10 100.0 33.31 73.9 11.79 26.1 3.26 7.2 1.43 3.2 2.84 6.3 0.94 2.1 3.32 7.4

1-49 workers

42.03 100.0 31.19 74.2 10.83 25.8 2.90 6.9 1.32 3.1 2.65 6.3 0.80 1.9 3.17 7.6

50-99 workers

55.94 100.0 40.76 72.9 15.17 27.1 4.51 8.1 1.82 3.3 3.51 6.3 1.47 2.6 3.85 6.9

100 workers or more

50.53 100.0 34.80 68.9 15.73 31.1 4.50 8.9 2.34 4.6 3.57 7.1 1.87 3.7 3.45 6.8

100-499 workers

46.26 100.0 32.84 71.0 13.41 29.0 4.05 8.7 1.52 3.3 3.33 7.2 1.26 2.7 3.25 7.0

500 workers or more

55.17 100.0 36.92 66.9 18.25 33.1 4.99 9.0 3.24 5.9 3.82 6.9 2.54 4.6 3.67 6.6

Education and health services industry

41.25 100.0 29.09 70.5 12.16 29.5 3.57 8.6 0.89 2.2 3.34 8.1 1.38 3.3 2.98 7.2

1-99 workers

33.30 100.0 24.96 75.0 8.34 25.0 2.48 7.5 0.34 1.0 2.20 6.6 0.75 2.3 2.56 7.7

1-49 workers

33.35 100.0 25.24 75.7 8.10 24.3 2.46 7.4 0.31 0.9 2.04 6.1 0.74 2.2 2.55 7.6

50-99 workers

33.15 100.0 23.96 72.3 9.19 27.7 2.59 7.8 0.44 1.3 2.76 8.3 0.78 2.4 2.62 7.9

100 workers or more

48.58 100.0 32.90 67.7 15.69 32.3 4.57 9.4 1.40 2.9 4.39 9.0 1.96 4.0 3.36 6.9

100-499 workers

38.17 100.0 27.09 71.0 11.08 29.0 3.29 8.6 0.78 2.1 3.06 8.0 1.12 2.9 2.82 7.4

500 workers or more

56.74 100.0 37.45 66.0 19.30 34.0 5.56 9.8 1.89 3.3 5.44 9.6 2.62 4.6 3.79 6.7

Educational services industry

50.34 100.0 36.32 72.1 14.02 27.9 4.10 8.1 0.34 0.7 3.86 7.7 2.28 4.5 3.45 6.8

1-99 workers

36.24 100.0 28.28 78.0 7.97 22.0 2.06 5.7 0.11 0.3 1.97 5.4 0.98 2.7 2.85 7.9

100 workers or more

62.73 100.0 43.38 69.2 19.35 30.8 5.89 9.4 0.54 0.9 5.52 8.8 3.42 5.5 3.98 6.3

100-499 workers

52.65 100.0 37.79 71.8 14.86 28.2 4.55 8.6 (3)0.30 (3)0.6 4.37 8.3 2.05 3.9 3.58 6.8

500 workers or more

70.29 100.0 47.58 67.7 22.71 32.3 6.89 9.8 0.72 1.0 6.38 9.1 4.45 6.3 4.27 6.1

Health care and social assistance industry

40.00 100.0 28.10 70.2 11.90 29.8 3.49 8.7 0.97 2.4 3.27 8.2 1.26 3.1 2.91 7.3

1-99 workers

32.91 100.0 24.52 74.5 8.39 25.5 2.54 7.7 0.37 1.1 2.23 6.8 0.72 2.2 2.52 7.7

1-49 workers

33.48 100.0 25.16 75.2 8.32 24.8 2.57 7.7 0.33 1.0 2.12 6.3 0.76 2.3 2.54 7.6

50-99 workers

30.68 100.0 22.02 71.8 8.66 28.2 2.45 8.0 0.52 1.7 2.65 8.6 0.57 1.9 2.48 8.1

100 workers or more

46.60 100.0 31.42 67.4 15.17 32.6 4.38 9.4 1.53 3.3 4.23 9.1 1.76 3.8 3.28 7.0

100-499 workers

36.19 100.0 25.63 70.8 10.56 29.2 3.12 8.6 0.85 2.4 2.88 8.0 (3)1.00 2.8 2.72 7.5

500 workers or more

54.80 100.0 35.99 65.7 18.81 34.3 5.37 9.8 2.06 3.8 5.30 9.7 2.36 4.3 3.72 6.8

Leisure and hospitality industry

18.04 100.0 14.56 80.7 3.48 19.3 0.55 3.0 0.26 1.4 0.72 4.0 0.21 1.2 1.75 9.7

1-99 workers

16.96 100.0 13.99 82.5 2.96 17.5 0.41 2.4 0.22 1.3 0.54 3.2 0.11 0.6 1.68 9.9

1-49 workers

16.71 100.0 13.83 82.8 2.88 17.2 0.38 2.3 0.22 1.3 0.55 3.3 0.09 0.5 1.64 9.8

50-99 workers

17.92 100.0 14.62 81.6 3.30 18.4 0.52 2.9 0.25 1.4 0.49 2.8 (3)0.19 (3)1.1 1.85 10.3

100 workers or more

23.27 100.0 17.29 74.3 5.98 25.7 1.22 5.3 0.42 1.8 1.60 6.9 0.70 3.0 2.04 8.8

100-499 workers

22.45 100.0 17.08 76.1 5.37 23.9 1.07 4.8 0.43 1.9 1.27 5.7 0.53 2.3 2.08 9.2

500 workers or more

25.27 100.0 17.79 70.4 7.48 29.6 1.61 6.4 0.39 1.5 2.40 9.5 1.12 4.4 1.97 7.8

Footnotes
(1) Includes costs for wages and salaries and benefits.
(2) Includes mining, construction, and manufacturing. The agriculture, forestry, farming, and hunting sector is excluded.
(3) The relative standard error for this estimate is equal to or greater than 30 percent.
(4) Includes utilities; wholesale trade; retail trade; transportation and warehousing; information; finance and insurance; real estate and rental and leasing; professional and technical services; management of companies and enterprises; administrative and waste services; educational services; health care and social assistance; arts, entertainment and recreation; accommodation and food services; and other services, except public administration.

Last Modified Date: September 20, 2022