Paid Leave combinations: Access

Table 46. Paid leave combinations: Access, private industry workers,  National Compensation Survey,
March 2012

(All workers = 100 percent)

Characteristics

Personal
leave and
vacation

Personal
leave and
sick leave

Sick leave
and
vacation

Vacation
and
holidays

Personal
leave, sick
leave, or
paid family
leave1

Personal
leave, sick
leave, paid
family
leave, or
vacation1

Personal
leave,
vacation, or
holidays1

All workers

35

32

59

72

67

81

84

Worker characteristics

             

Management, professional, and related

52

51

81

85

88

92

93

    Management, business, and financial

57

55

90

95

93

97

98

    Professional and related

50

49

76

80

86

89

90

Service

20

18

37

46

45

61

64

    Protective service

27

22

38

60

47

68

77

Sales and office

39

35

63

74

71

82

86

    Sales and related

30

26

50

60

59

71

78

    Office and administrative support

45

41

71

84

78

89

92

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance

26

22

51

76

58

84

88

    Construction, extraction, farming, fishing, and
     forestry

17

13

36

64

45

76

82

    Installation, maintenance, and repair

33

29

65

87

70

91

93

Production, transportation, and material moving

28

21

51

79

61

85

88

    Production

28

20

53

87

63

91

94

    Transportation and material moving

28

22

48

70

60

79

83

Full time

43

40

73

87

80

93

95

Part time

12

10

18

26

30

44

52

Union

44

37

71

88

83

94

95

Nonunion

34

32

57

70

65

79

82

Average wage within the following categories:2

             

    Lowest 25 percent

13

10

25

39

34

54

61

        Lowest 10 percent

7

5

14

25

22

44

47

    Second 25 percent

37

33

62

78

71

86

89

    Third 25 percent

42

38

72

87

80

93

94

    Highest 25 percent

53

51

82

88

88

94

94

        Highest 10 percent

54

52

84

88

91

94

94

Establishment characteristics

             

Goods-producing industries

28

21

56

86

64

91

94

    Construction

16

13

38

65

46

77

84

    Manufacturing

32

25

62

94

71

96

98

Service-providing industries

37

34

59

69

67

79

81

    Trade, transportation, and utilities

32

27

57

70

66

80

85

        Wholesale trade

33

29

73

86

79

91

92

        Retail trade

29

23

47

61

58

72

81

        Transportation and warehousing

39

35

67

78

78

89

90

        Utilities

61

60

92

98

94

99

99

    Information

66

67

88

89

92

94

95

    Financial activities

61

59

87

92

93

96

96

        Finance and insurance

66

64

90

96

95

98

97

            Credit intermediation and related activities

64

61

91

96

95

98

98

            Insurance carriers and related activities

71

68

90

96

95

98

98

        Real estate and rental and leasing

42

40

77

81

85

89

91

    Professional and business services

38

36

64

76

70

82

86

        Professional and technical services

50

48

83

89

88

92

93

        Administrative and waste services

22

20

41

59

47

68

77

    Education and health services

48

48

72

75

81

86

87

        Educational services

34

44

56

56

83

84

77

            Junior colleges, colleges, and universities

45

49

70

72

88

89

86

        Healthcare and social assistance

50

48

74

78

81

86

89

    Leisure and hospitality

11

9

23

32

31

51

53

        Accommodation and food services

9

6

20

30

28

50

51

    Other services

24

21

48

62

54

70

72

1 to 99 workers

25

22

49

62

57

73

77

    1 to 49 workers

23

21

47

60

55

72

75

    50 to 99 workers

30

26

52

69

62

79

83

100 workers or more

47

44

71

83

79

89

91

    100 to 499 workers

41

36

64

79

73

86

90

    500 workers or more

56

54

80

88

87

94

94

Geographic areas

             

New England

40

37

62

72

73

82

82

Middle Atlantic

45

41

61

72

73

82

85

East North Central

37

33

57

73

65

81

85

West North Central

27

24

57

71

65

78

80

South Atlantic

36

32

57

72

65

81

84

East South Central

35

31

55

73

64

83

86

West South Central

32

29

62

76

70

82

86

Mountain

32

31

55

68

61

81

85

Pacific

28

27

60

67

66

76

79

1Includes workers with access to one or more of these leave benefits.


NOTE: For definitions of major plans, key provisions, and related terms, see
the "Glossary of Employee Benefit Terms" at
www.bls.gov/ncs/ebs/glossary20112012.htm.

2The 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.