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Employer costs per hour worked for employee benefits

Charts related to the latest "Employer Costs for Employee Compensation" news release   |   More chart packages

Employer costs per hour worked for employee benefits, June 2020
Benefit Civilian workers Private industry workers State and local government workers

Paid leave

$2.81 $2.63 $3.92

Paid vacation leave

$1.37 $1.35 $1.50

Paid holiday leave

$0.83 $0.79 $1.11

Paid sick leave

$0.45 $0.36 $1.00

Paid personal leave

$0.16 $0.13 $0.31

Supplemental pay

$1.14 $1.23 $0.54

Overtime and premium pay

$0.32 $0.33 $0.24

Shift differential pay

$0.08 $0.08 $0.05

Nonproduction bonuses

$0.74 $0.82 $0.25

Insurance

$3.34 $2.89 $6.16

Life insurance

$0.05 $0.04 $0.07

Health insurance

$3.18 $2.73 $6.01

Short-term disability insurance

$0.07 $0.08 $0.03

Long-term disability insurance

$0.05 $0.05 $0.05

Retirement and savings

$1.99 $1.29 $6.41

Defined benefit retirement

$1.21 $0.46 $5.99

Defined contribution retirement

$0.78 $0.83 $0.43

Legally required

$2.76 $2.74 $2.90

Social security and Medicare

$2.14 $2.12 $2.25

Federal unemployment insurance

$0.02 $0.02 -$

State unemployment insurance

$0.12 $0.13 $0.06

Workers' compensation

$0.47 $0.46 $0.59