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Paid Leave combinations: Access

Table 46. Paid leave combinations: Access, private industry workers,  National Compensation Survey,
March 2011

(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

36

33

60

72

68

82

84

Worker characteristics

             

Management, professional, and related

53

53

82

86

89

92

93

    Management, business, and financial

58

56

91

95

94

97

98

    Professional and related

51

51

78

81

87

90

90

Service

22

20

39

46

48

64

67

    Protective service

23

21

37

54

44

65

70

Sales and office

39

36

64

74

72

83

87

    Sales and related

30

27

53

62

62

74

81

    Office and administrative support

45

42

72

83

79

89

92

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance

25

21

50

73

57

83

86

    Construction, extraction, farming, fishing, and
     forestry

17

14

35

60

45

74

78

    Installation, maintenance, and repair

33

29

64

86

69

91

94

Production, transportation, and material moving

31

24

52

79

63

86

88

    Production

30

23

53

87

62

91

94

    Transportation and material moving

31

25

50

71

63

81

83

Full time

44

41

73

87

80

94

95

Part time

14

12

21

27

34

47

54

Union

47

40

69

86

81

94

94

Nonunion

35

33

59

70

67

80

83

Average wage within the following categories:2

             

    Lowest 25 percent

15

13

28

41

38

58

63

        Lowest 10 percent

8

7

15

25

25

47

50

    Second 25 percent

39

35

64

79

72

87

90

    Third 25 percent

41

38

72

86

79

92

94

    Highest 25 percent

53

52

82

87

89

94

94

        Highest 10 percent

54

53

85

87

92

95

95

Establishment characteristics

             

Goods-producing industries

30

24

55

84

64

90

93

    Construction

16

12

35

60

44

75

80

    Manufacturing

35

28

62

93

71

96

97

Service-providing industries

37

35

61

69

69

80

83

    Trade, transportation, and utilities

34

29

59

71

69

82

87

        Wholesale trade

35

31

74

88

82

92

93

        Retail trade

31

25

50

62

60

75

83

        Transportation and warehousing

38

35

68

79

78

91

91

        Utilities

63

62

94

96

97

99

98

    Information

66

65

87

90

91

94

94

    Financial activities

59

58

88

92

92

95

95

        Finance and insurance

64

63

90

94

94

97

97

            Credit intermediation and related activities

61

60

92

95

95

98

98

            Insurance carriers and related activities

68

67

89

95

94

97

97

        Real estate and rental and leasing

41

40

78

81

85

88

89

    Professional and business services

37

35

63

74

68

80

84

        Professional and technical services

48

48

83

88

87

92

92

        Administrative and waste services

20

18

38

56

44

63

73

    Education and health services

49

50

73

76

82

88

88

        Educational services

33

42

54

56

81

82

75

            Junior colleges, colleges, and universities

45

49

68

71

89

90

86

        Health care and social assistance

52

51

76

80

83

89

91

    Leisure and hospitality

13

11

26

32

36

55

56

        Accommodation and food services

11

10

24

30

33

54

54

    Other services

22

19

48

62

58

74

76

1 to 99 workers

25

23

50

62

58

75

78

    1 to 49 workers

23

21

49

60

57

73

75

    50 to 99 workers

30

27

55

69

64

81

84

100 workers or more

49

46

71

82

79

89

92

    100 to 499 workers

42

38

64

78

73

86

90

    500 workers or more

58

56

79

88

87

94

94

Geographic areas

             

New England

41

40

66

72

74

80

80

Middle Atlantic

45

42

63

73

74

83

86

East North Central

40

35

56

73

65

81

85

West North Central

28

25

59

70

66

80

82

South Atlantic

35

32

57

71

64

82

85

East South Central

36

32

53

72

64

84

87

West South Central

33

30

61

75

70

84

86

Mountain

33

32

60

69

66

81

84

Pacific

31

30

62

68

69

80

81

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/glossary20102011.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.