Benefit combinations: Access Data Table

Table 39. Benefit combinations: Access, civilian workers,1 National Compensation Survey, March 2009

(All workers = 100 percent)

Characteristics

Medical care and retirement benefits

Medical care and life insurance

Defined benefit retirement and medical care
benefits

Defined contribution retirement and medical care
benefits

Medical
care and
retirement
benefits

Medical
care and no
retirement
benefits

Retirement
benefits
and no
medical
care
benefits

No medical
care and no
retirement
benefits

Medical
care
benefits
and life
insurance

Medical
care
benefits
and no life
insurance

Life
insurance
and no
medical
care
benefits

No medical
care and no
life
insurance

Defined
benefit and
medical
care
benefits

Defined
benefit and
no medical
care
benefits

Medical
care
benefits
and no
defined
benefit

No defined
benefit and
no medical
care
benefits

Defined
contribution
and
medical
care
benefits

Defined
contribution
and no
medical
care
benefits

Medical
care
benefits
and no
defined
contribution

No defined
contribution
and no
medical
care
benefits

All workers

64

9

6

20

61

13

1

25

30

1

44

25

51

5

23

21

Worker characteristics

                               

Management, professional, and related

80

7

4

9

76

11

1

12

46

2

41

11

59

3

28

10

    Management, business, and financial

85

9

2

4

84

10

1

5

43

1

51

6

73

2

20

5

    Professional and related

78

7

4

11

74

11

1

14

46

2

38

14

54

3

31

13

        Teachers

81

3

4

12

73

11

1

15

70

3

14

13

30

1

54

15

            Primary, secondary, and special education
             school teachers

89

2

3

6

78

14

1

8

83

2

8

7

20

71

        Registered nurses

74

4

7

14

67

11

2

20

37

2

41

20

59

7

19

15

Service

41

10

10

39

40

11

2

47

18

1

33

48

29

9

22

39

    Protective service

66

9

5

20

68

7

4

21

50

2

25

23

35

4

41

21

Sales and office

64

9

8

18

59

14

1

25

23

2

50

25

57

7

17

20

    Sales and related

54

10

13

24

47

16

1

35

12

3

51

34

50

11

13

26

    Office and administrative support

71

8

6

15

66

13

1

20

30

1

49

19

60

5

19

16

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance

66

12

4

18

59

20

1

20

31

1

47

21

52

3

26

18

    Construction, extraction, farming, fishing, and
     forestry

61

11

5

22

50

23

2

26

31

1

42

27

45

5

28

23

    Installation, maintenance, and repair

72

13

2

13

68

17

1

14

32

1

53

15

61

2

24

13

Production, transportation, and material moving

65

12

5

18

65

12

2

21

27

1

50

22

54

4

23

19

    Production

67

15

3

15

71

11

2

16

27

[2]

55

18

60

3

22

15

    Transportation and material moving

63

9

6

21

59

13

1

26

27

2

45

26

49

5

24

23

Full time

77

11

3

9

75

13

1

11

36

[2]

52

12

61

2

27

10

Part time

20

4

20

56

14

10

2

74

9

5

15

71

15

16

9

60

Union

89

3

3

5

81

11

1

7

79

2

14

6

40

1

52

7

Nonunion

59

11

7

23

57

13

2

28

21

1

49

29

53

6

17

24

Wage percentiles:3

                               

    Lowest 10 percent

17

8

17

57

16

9

1

73

3

2

23

72

16

16

10

59

    Lowest 25 percent

32

9

13

45

30

12

2

56

8

2

34

56

28

12

14

47

    Second 25 percent

67

12

5

16

64

15

2

19

25

1

54

20

55

5

23

17

    Third 25 percent

76

11

3

10

72

14

1

12

36

1

50

12

59

3

27

10

    Highest 25 percent

86

6

3

6

81

11

1

7

53

1

38

7

63

2

28

6

    Highest 10 percent

87

6

3

5

83

9

1

6

53

1

39

7

66

2

27

5

Establishment characteristics

                               

Goods-producing industries

72

13

4

11

70

15

2

13

31

1

54

14

64

3

21

12

Service-providing industries

63

9

7

22

59

12

1

27

30

2

42

27

48

6

23

23

    Education and health services

73

7

6

14

68

12

2

18

45

2

36

18

45

4

35

16

        Educational services

83

3

5

9

75

11

1

13

71

4

15

10

31

1

55

13

            Elementary and secondary schools

86

2

5

7

75

14

1

10

82

4

6

8

18

1

70

11

            Junior colleges, colleges, and universities

84

3

2

10

83

5

1

12

54

2

33

11

61

1

26

12

        Health care and social assistance

66

10

7

17

63

13

2

22

25

1

51

23

56

6

20

18

            Hospitals

85

3

4

8

84

4

2

10

50

2

38

10

67

3

21

9

    Public administration

87

1

3

9

81

7

1

11

81

2

7

10

33

1

55

11

1 to 99 workers

45

15

9

31

42

17

2

39

11

1

49

39

40

8

19

32

    1 to 49 workers

40

15

9

35

38

18

2

43

9

1

47

43

37

8

19

36

    50 to 99 workers

59

13

9

20

55

16

1

27

17

2

54

27

51

7

20

21

100 workers or more

81

5

4

10

77

9

1

13

46

2

39

13

60

3

26

11

    100 to 499 workers

74

7

5

13

70

12

2

17

30

2

52

16

61

4

20

14

    500 workers or more

86

3

3

7

84

5

1

9

61

2

28

9

58

2

31

8

Geographic areas

                               

New England

61

12

5

22

59

13

1

27

29

1

43

26

46

4

26

23

Middle Atlantic

66

9

6

19

59

16

2

24

34

2

40

24

49

5

25

20

East North Central

64

9

8

19

64

9

2

25

31

2

42

25

52

6

21

21

West North Central

65

6

8

21

61

10

2

27

29

2

42

27

51

7

20

22

South Atlantic

66

10

6

18

65

11

1

24

29

1

47

24

57

6

19

19

East South Central

67

11

6

16

66

12

2

21

26

2

51

21

51

5

26

17

West South Central

60

10

7

23

59

11

2

28

27

1

43

29

48

6

22

24

Mountain

64

8

6

22

59

13

2

26

24

2

47

26

51

5

20

24

Pacific

63

12

5

21

56

19

1

24

32

1

43

24

47

4

28

21

Footnotes:

1Includes workers in the private nonfarm economy except those in private households, and workers in the public sector, except the federal government. See Technical Note for further explanation.

2Less than 0.5 percent.

3The percentile groupings are based on the average wage for each occupation surveyed, which may include workers both above and below the threshold. The percentile values are based on the estimates published in the "National Compensation Survey: Occupational Earnings in the United
States, 2008." See Technical Note for more details.

NOTE: Because of rounding, sums of individual items may not equal totals. Dash indicates no workers 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/glossary20082009.htm.