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Paid leave combinations: Access

Table 46. Paid leave combinations: Access, civilian workers,1 National Compensation Survey, March 2014

(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
leave2

Personal
leave, sick
leave, paid
family
leave, or
vacation2

Personal
leave,
vacation, or
holidays2

All workers

36

36

58

69

71

82

83

Worker characteristics

             

Management, professional, and related

46

54

69

74

89

93

91

    Management, business, and financial

59

56

87

94

93

97

97

    Professional and related

41

53

61

65

88

91

88

        Teachers

10

57

17

15

90

90

77

            Primary, secondary, and special education
             school teachers

7

69

13

11

98

98

84

        Registered nurses

61

59

77

82

87

89

90

Service

23

21

41

48

51

65

66

    Protective service

43

41

69

76

75

83

87

Sales and office

41

37

64

75

71

82

84

    Sales and related

32

28

49

61

58

71

76

    Office and administrative support

46

43

72

82

79

88

89

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance

30

25

57

78

64

84

89

    Construction, extraction, farming, fishing, and
     forestry

20

16

42

62

49

72

82

    Installation, maintenance, and repair

39

34

69

92

77

95

95

Production, transportation, and material moving

32

26

54

78

66

85

88

    Production

32

23

58

89

69

92

95

    Transportation and material moving

31

28

51

68

63

79

83

Full time

44

44

71

83

83

94

94

Part time

11

10

18

25

32

44

48

Union

45

55

63

72

89

96

93

Nonunion

35

33

58

69

68

80

81

Average wage within the following categories3:

             

    Lowest 25 percent

15

13

30

41

40

57

61

        Lowest 10 percent

8

6

17

26

25

45

50

    Second 25 percent

39

35

64

78

75

87

89

    Third 25 percent

47

44

75

87

84

93

94

    Highest 25 percent

50

57

73

77

92

95

93

        Highest 10 percent

51

58

73

77

95

97

93

Establishment characteristics

             

Goods-producing industries

31

24

58

85

67

90

93

Service-providing industries

37

38

58

66

71

81

81

    Education and health services

39

51

59

63

85

89

87

        Educational services

22

56

39

37

90

91

83

            Elementary and secondary schools

17

65

27

24

94

94

83

            Junior colleges, colleges, and universities

33

40

66

65

88

89

86

        Health care and social assistance

51

47

73

80

81

88

90

            Hospitals

67

63

84

90

92

94

94

    Public administration

52

52

88

87

91

91

91

1 to 99 workers

26

23

49

62

58

73

76

    1 to 49 workers

24

22

48

60

55

70

74

    50 to 99 workers

33

29

54

68

65

81

82

100 workers or more

46

47

67

76

83

90

89

    100 to 499 workers

42

39

63

75

76

86

87

    500 workers or more

49

56

71

77

90

94

92

Geographic areas

             

Northeast

47

47

60

69

76

83

83

    New England

40

42

57

66

75

82

82

    Middle Atlantic

50

49

62

70

76

83

84

South

34

35

59

71

71

84

86

    South Atlantic

37

37

60

71

72

84

85

    East South Central

30

30

55

68

69

84

85

    West South Central

31

32

59

71

73

85

86

Midwest

36

34

55

70

68

82

83

    East North Central

39

36

55

70

68

82

83

    West North Central

30

30

56

70

69

82

83

West

30

31

59

66

68

78

79

    Mountain

31

31

56

65

66

78

80

    Pacific

30

30

60

67

69

78

79

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.

2Includes workers with access to one or more of these leave benefits.

3Surveyed occupations are classified into wage categories based on the average wage for the occupation, which may include workers with earnings both
above and below the threshold.  The categories were formed using percentile estimates generated using ECEC data for March 2014.


Note: For definitions of major plans, key provisions, and related terms, see the "Glossary of Employee Benefit Terms" at
www.bls.gov/ncs/ebs/glossary20132014.htm.