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Employee Benefits Survey
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Standard Errors
Paid leave combinations: Access

Table 46. Standard errors for paid leave combinations:
Access, civilian workers,1 March 2017
Characteristics Sick leave
and
vacation
Vacation
and
holidays
All workers
0.8
0.7
Worker characteristics
   
Management, professional, and related
1.0
0.9
    Management, business, and financial
0.9
0.7
    Professional and related
1.3
1.1
        Teachers
1.8
2.2
            Primary, secondary, and special education
             school teachers
2.8
3.2
        Registered nurses
1.8
1.4
Service
1.7
1.7
    Protective service
3.5
3.6
Sales and office
1.2
1.0
    Sales and related
1.6
1.7
    Office and administrative support
1.2
1.0
Natural resources, construction, and maintenance
1.7
1.6
    Construction, extraction, farming, fishing, and
     forestry
2.4
2.9
    Installation, maintenance, and repair
2.2
1.6
Production, transportation, and material moving
1.8
1.4
    Production
2.6
1.5
    Transportation and material moving
2.2
1.9
Full time
0.6
0.4
Part time
1.3
1.3
Union
1.3
1.2
Nonunion
0.9
0.8
Average wage within the following categories:2
   
    Lowest 25 percent
1.5
1.5
        Lowest 10 percent
1.8
1.7
    Second 25 percent
1.2
1.0
    Third 25 percent
0.9
0.8
    Highest 25 percent
0.9
0.8
        Highest 10 percent
1.4
1.3
Establishment characteristics
   
Goods-producing industries
1.9
1.3
Service-providing industries
0.9
0.8
    Education and health services
1.7
1.4
        Educational services
1.4
1.2
            Elementary and secondary schools
1.4
1.3
            Junior colleges, colleges, and universities
1.5
1.5
        Health care and social assistance
2.6
2.0
            Hospitals
0.9
0.9
    Public administration
0.9
0.9
1 to 99 workers
1.2
1.1
    1 to 49 workers
1.3
1.2
    50 to 99 workers
2.1
2.1
100 workers or more
0.8
0.7
    100 to 499 workers
1.4
1.3
    500 workers or more
1.2
1.1
Geographic areas
   
Northeast
1.4
1.2
    New England
2.0
1.5
    Middle Atlantic
1.7
1.4
South
1.5
1.3
    South Atlantic
2.0
1.5
    East South Central
1.9
2.7
    West South Central
3.0
3.1
Midwest
2.2
1.7
    East North Central
2.2
1.7
    West North Central
5.3
4.2
West
1.2
1.1
    Mountain
1.6
0.7
    Pacific
1.7
1.6
1Includes workers in private industry and state and local government. See
Technical Note for further explanation.
2Surveyed 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 wage data for March 2017.

Note: For definitions of major plans, key provisions, and related terms, see the
"Glossary of Employee Benefit Terms" at www.bls.gov/ncs/ebs/glossary20162017.htm.

Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics, National Compensation Survey.