Medical care benefit combinations: Access

Table 45. Medical care benefit combinations: Access, civilian workers,1 National Compensation Survey, March 2011

(All workers = 100 percent)

Characteristics

Medical care and retirement benefits

Medical care and life insurance benefits

Medical care benefits and defined benefit
retirement

Medical care benefits and defined contribution
retirement

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 and
life
insurance
benefits

Medical
care and no
life
insurance
benefits

Life
insurance
and no
medical
care
benefits

No medical
care and no
life
insurance
benefits

Medical
care
benefits
and defined
benefit
retirement

Medical
care
benefits
and no
defined
benefit
retirement

Defined
benefit
retirement
and no
medical
care
benefits

No medical
care
benefits
and no
defined
benefit
retirement

Medical
care
benefits
and defined
contribution
retirement

Medical
care
benefits
and no
defined
contribution
retirement

Defined
contribution
retirement
and no
medical
care
benefits

No medical
care
benefits
and no
defined
contribution
retirement

All workers

62

10

6

22

60

12

1

26

29

44

1

27

49

24

5

22

Worker characteristics

                               

Management, professional, and related

80

8

3

9

77

11

1

11

44

44

1

11

60

28

2

10

    Management, business, and financial

84

10

1

5

85

9

1

5

41

53

1

6

72

21

1

5

    Professional and related

78

7

4

11

74

11

1

13

45

40

2

13

55

30

3

12

        Teachers

83

2

4

11

74

11

1

14

71

14

3

12

32

53

1

14

            Primary, secondary, and special education
             school teachers

94

2

1

4

82

13

88

7

1

4

24

71

        Registered nurses

78

4

5

13

71

10

1

17

38

44

1

17

65

17

5

13

Service

38

10

9

43

36

12

2

50

17

30

1

51

26

21

8

44

    Protective service

68

3

5

23

65

6

7

22

51

20

2

26

33

38

4

25

Sales and office

62

10

8

19

59

14

1

26

22

50

2

26

54

18

7

20

    Sales and related

53

10

13

24

47

16

1

36

10

52

2

35

49

14

12

26

    Office and administrative support

68

10

6

17

65

13

1

21

29

49

1

21

57

21

5

17

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance

62

15

3

20

60

17

1

22

30

47

[2]

23

49

28

3

20

    Construction, extraction, farming, fishing, and
     forestry

58

13

4

24

52

27

30

42

[2]

28

43

28

4

25

    Installation, maintenance, and repair

66

17

2

15

67

16

31

52

[2]

17

54

29

2

15

Production, transportation, and material moving

62

13

4

20

64

12

1

23

26

50

1

23

50

26

4

20

    Production

65

17

2

16

70

12

1

17

23

59

[2]

18

59

23

2

16

    Transportation and material moving

60

10

6

24

58

12

1

29

28

42

2

28

42

28

6

24

Full time

76

12

2

10

75

13

1

11

35

53

[2]

12

60

28

2

10

Part time

20

4

18

58

13

11

2

74

9

15

4

72

14

10

15

61

Union

91

3

3

4

84

10

1

6

80

13

2

5

40

53

1

5

Nonunion

57

11

7

25

56

13

1

30

19

49

1

30

50

18

6

26

Average wage within the following categories:3

                               

    Lowest 25 percent

29

10

13

49

27

12

2

60

7

31

2

59

24

15

11

50

        Lowest 10 percent

14

8

16

62

14

8

1

77

3

19

2

76

11

11

14

64

    Second 25 percent

65

12

6

18

63

14

2

21

24

53

1

22

53

24

5

18

    Third 25 percent

76

12

3

10

74

13

1

12

35

52

1

12

59

29

2

10

    Highest 25 percent

86

7

2

5

82

10

1

7

52

41

1

7

63

29

2

6

        Highest 10 percent

88

6

2

4

85

9

1

5

52

43

1

5

68

27

2

4

Establishment characteristics

                               

Goods-producing industries

70

15

3

12

71

14

1

14

28

57

[2]

15

63

22

3

12

Service-providing industries

61

9

7

23

58

12

1

28

29

41

1

29

46

24

6

24

    Education and health services

73

7

6

14

67

12

2

19

43

36

2

19

46

33

5

16

        Educational services

83

3

4

10

76

10

1

13

70

16

3

10

33

53

1

13

            Elementary and secondary schools

86

2

4

8

75

13

1

10

82

6

4

8

21

67

1

11

            Junior colleges, colleges, and universities

85

3

3

10

83

5

1

12

53

35

2

11

62

25

1

12

        Health care and social assistance

65

9

8

18

61

13

2

23

24

50

1

25

56

19

7

18

            Hospitals

87

2

3

8

84

4

1

10

49

39

1

10

71

18

3

8

    Public administration

87

1

3

9

81

7

1

11

82

6

2

10

31

57

1

11

1 to 99 workers

42

15

8

35

41

16

1

42

11

46

1

42

37

20

8

35

    1 to 49 workers

38

15

8

38

37

17

1

45

9

44

1

46

34

19

8

39

    50 to 99 workers

56

13

8

23

54

15

1

29

16

53

2

29

48

21

7

24

100 workers or more

80

6

4

10

77

9

1

13

45

41

1

13

58

27

3

11

    100 to 499 workers

73

8

5

13

69

13

2

17

28

54

2

17

59

22

4

14

    500 workers or more

86

4

3

7

84

5

1

9

61

29

1

9

58

32

2

8

Geographic areas

                               

New England

59

11

4

26

58

12

1

28

27

43

1

28

45

25

3

27

Middle Atlantic

64

9

6

21

58

15

1

26

33

40

1

26

47

26

5

22

East North Central

63

9

7

21

64

8

2

26

32

40

2

26

52

20

6

22

West North Central

62

8

8

22

61

9

2

28

28

43

2

28

48

22

6

23

South Atlantic

62

10

6

21

60

12

1

26

27

46

1

27

52

20

6

22

East South Central

66

13

5

16

68

11

1

20

31

47

1

20

46

32

4

17

West South Central

60

10

7

22

59

11

2

28

24

46

1

29

48

23

7

23

Mountain

62

10

6

22

60

12

1

27

23

49

2

26

50

22

5

23

Pacific

60

12

5

23

54

18

1

27

30

43

1

27

44

28

4

23

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 categories are based on the average wage for each occupation surveyed, which may include workers with earnings both above and below the threshold. The average wages are based on the estimates published in the "National Compensation Survey: Occupational Earnings in the United
States, 2010." 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/glossary20102011.htm.