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Table 5. Private industry workers by bargaining and work status

Table 5. Employer Costs for Employee Compensation for private industry workers by bargaining and work status [Mar. 2022]
Series Total compensation(1) Wages and salaries Total benefits Paid leave Supplemental pay Insurance Retirement and savings Legally required benefits
Cost ($) Percent Cost ($) Percent Cost ($) Percent Cost ($) Percent Cost ($) Percent Cost ($) Percent Cost ($) Percent Cost ($) Percent

Union workers

52.19 100.0 31.27 59.9 20.92 40.1 3.73 7.1 1.93 3.7 6.90 13.2 4.52 8.7 3.85 7.4

Goods-producing industries(2)

55.66 100.0 31.79 57.1 23.87 42.9 3.01 5.4 2.65 4.8 7.86 14.1 6.01 10.8 4.35 7.8

Manufacturing industry

47.08 100.0 26.54 56.4 20.54 43.6 3.35 7.1 2.97 6.3 7.35 15.6 3.47 7.4 3.40 7.2

Service-providing industries(3)

50.66 100.0 31.04 61.3 19.62 38.7 4.05 8.0 1.61 3.2 6.47 12.8 3.86 7.6 3.63 7.2

Trade, transportation, and utilities industry

50.71 100.0 31.02 61.2 19.68 38.8 3.96 7.8 1.68 3.3 6.31 12.4 4.09 8.1 3.63 7.2

Retail trade industry

26.13 100.0 16.46 63.0 9.67 37.0 1.54 5.9 0.56 2.1 3.76 14.4 1.74 6.7 2.06 7.9

Transportation and warehousing industry

62.10 100.0 38.08 61.3 24.02 38.7 5.10 8.2 2.18 3.5 7.52 12.1 4.91 7.9 4.32 7.0

Education and health services industry

58.50 100.0 35.41 60.5 23.09 39.5 5.20 8.9 1.91 3.3 7.85 13.4 4.11 7.0 4.03 6.9

Health care and social assistance industry

57.96 100.0 34.87 60.2 23.09 39.8 5.18 8.9 2.06 3.6 7.76 13.4 4.06 7.0 4.02 6.9

Nonunion workers

37.38 100.0 26.82 71.7 10.56 28.3 2.80 7.5 1.32 3.5 2.57 6.9 1.05 2.8 2.83 7.6

Goods-producing industries(2)

39.95 100.0 28.00 70.1 11.95 29.9 2.68 6.7 1.80 4.5 2.98 7.5 1.21 3.0 3.29 8.2

Manufacturing industries

41.08 100.0 28.08 68.4 13.00 31.6 3.14 7.7 1.92 4.7 3.45 8.4 1.42 3.5 3.07 7.5

Service-providing industries(3)

36.92 100.0 26.61 72.1 10.32 27.9 2.82 7.6 1.23 3.3 2.50 6.8 1.02 2.8 2.75 7.4

Trade, transportation, and utilities industries

29.87 100.0 22.08 73.9 7.79 26.1 1.86 6.2 0.89 3.0 1.85 6.2 0.75 2.5 2.44 8.2

Retail trade industries

22.88 100.0 17.80 77.8 5.08 22.2 1.13 4.9 0.57 2.5 1.13 5.0 0.33 1.4 1.92 8.4

Transportation and warehousing industries

32.70 100.0 23.01 70.4 9.69 29.6 2.12 6.5 0.92 2.8 2.57 7.9 1.06 3.2 3.01 9.2

Education and health services industries

39.69 100.0 28.38 71.5 11.30 28.5 3.44 8.7 0.80 2.0 3.00 7.6 1.16 2.9 2.89 7.3

Health care and social assistance industries

37.97 100.0 27.11 71.4 10.86 28.6 3.32 8.7 0.88 2.3 2.87 7.6 0.99 2.6 2.80 7.4

Full-time workers

44.58 100.0 30.74 69.0 13.84 31.0 3.57 8.0 1.71 3.8 3.66 8.2 1.67 3.7 3.23 7.2

Occupational group

Management, professional and related occupations

67.01 100.0 46.05 68.7 20.96 31.3 6.39 9.5 2.72 4.1 4.94 7.4 2.58 3.9 4.33 6.5

Management, business, and financial occupations

75.99 100.0 52.22 68.7 23.77 31.3 7.42 9.8 3.74 4.9 5.08 6.7 2.81 3.7 4.72 6.2

Professional and related occupations

61.22 100.0 42.08 68.7 19.14 31.3 5.72 9.4 2.06 3.4 4.85 7.9 2.43 4.0 4.08 6.7

Sales and office occupations

34.02 100.0 23.99 70.5 10.02 29.5 2.50 7.3 1.05 3.1 3.09 9.1 0.98 2.9 2.41 7.1

Sales and related occupations

39.51 100.0 29.32 74.2 10.19 25.8 2.71 6.9 1.27 3.2 2.45 6.2 0.99 2.5 2.76 7.0

Office and administrative support occupations

31.33 100.0 21.39 68.3 9.94 31.7 2.40 7.7 0.94 3.0 3.40 10.9 0.97 3.1 2.24 7.2

Service occupations

23.98 100.0 17.44 72.7 6.54 27.3 1.37 5.7 0.67 2.8 1.99 8.3 0.51 2.1 2.01 8.4

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

41.30 100.0 28.00 67.8 13.31 32.2 2.22 5.4 1.59 3.8 3.42 8.3 2.34 5.7 3.74 9.1

Construction, extraction, farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

42.50 100.0 28.45 67.0 14.05 33.0 1.74 4.1 1.66 3.9 3.51 8.3 3.04 7.1 4.10 9.6

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

40.01 100.0 27.50 68.7 12.51 31.3 2.74 6.8 1.51 3.8 3.32 8.3 1.58 3.9 3.36 8.4

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

34.63 100.0 23.01 66.5 11.61 33.5 2.27 6.6 1.57 4.5 3.52 10.2 1.36 3.9 2.88 8.3

Production occupations

31.78 100.0 21.05 66.2 10.73 33.8 2.00 6.3 1.67 5.3 3.49 11.0 0.99 3.1 2.58 8.1

Transportation and material moving occupations

37.68 100.0 25.12 66.7 12.56 33.3 2.56 6.8 1.47 3.9 3.56 9.4 1.77 4.7 3.20 8.5

Industry group

Goods-producing industries(2)

42.88 100.0 28.87 67.3 14.01 32.7 2.79 6.5 1.96 4.6 3.81 8.9 1.97 4.6 3.47 8.1

Construction industry

43.30 100.0 30.06 69.4 13.25 30.6 1.99 4.6 1.63 3.8 3.24 7.5 2.37 5.5 4.02 9.3

Manufacturing industry

42.55 100.0 28.16 66.2 14.39 33.8 3.25 7.6 2.11 5.0 4.13 9.7 1.75 4.1 3.15 7.4

Service-providing industries(3)

45.04 100.0 31.25 69.4 13.79 30.6 3.79 8.4 1.64 3.6 3.62 8.0 1.58 3.5 3.16 7.0

Trade, transportation, and utilities industry

39.90 100.0 27.73 69.5 12.17 30.5 2.98 7.5 1.34 3.4 3.24 8.1 1.60 4.0 3.01 7.5

Information industry

67.87 100.0 44.98 66.3 22.89 33.7 6.64 9.8 3.31 4.9 5.80 8.6 2.83 4.2 4.30 6.3

Financial activities industry

55.33 100.0 36.70 66.3 18.63 33.7 4.97 9.0 3.47 6.3 4.76 8.6 1.98 3.6 3.45 6.2

Professional and business services industry

51.36 100.0 36.12 70.3 15.24 29.7 4.41 8.6 2.09 4.1 3.61 7.0 1.60 3.1 3.53 6.9

Education and health services industry

43.19 100.0 29.85 69.1 13.34 30.9 3.94 9.1 0.93 2.2 3.93 9.1 1.53 3.6 3.01 7.0

Leisure and hospitality industry

24.19 100.0 18.36 75.9 5.83 24.1 1.18 4.9 0.53 2.2 1.60 6.6 0.43 1.8 2.09 8.6

Other services industry

39.18 100.0 28.31 72.2 10.88 27.8 2.97 7.6 0.58 1.5 2.85 7.3 1.58 4.0 2.89 7.4

Part-time workers

20.84 100.0 16.62 79.7 4.22 20.3 0.81 3.9 0.35 1.7 0.73 3.5 0.35 1.7 1.98 9.5

Occupational group

Management, professional and related occupations

46.02 100.0 35.12 76.3 10.91 23.7 3.51 7.6 0.95 2.1 1.72 3.7 1.09 2.4 3.63 7.9

Professional and related occupations

46.02 100.0 35.05 76.2 10.96 23.8 3.59 7.8 0.96 2.1 1.68 3.6 1.09 2.4 3.65 7.9

Sales and office occupations

18.11 100.0 14.73 81.3 3.38 18.7 0.52 2.9 0.26 1.4 0.69 3.8 0.25 1.4 1.65 9.1

Sales and related occupations

16.41 100.0 13.75 83.8 2.66 16.2 0.34 2.1 0.23 1.4 0.38 2.3 0.16 1.0 1.55 9.4

Office and administrative support occupations

21.02 100.0 16.41 78.1 4.61 21.9 0.84 4.0 0.29 1.4 1.24 5.9 0.41 2.0 1.83 8.7

Service occupations

15.80 100.0 13.15 83.2 2.65 16.8 0.34 2.2 0.20 1.2 0.34 2.2 0.14 0.9 1.63 10.3

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

22.01 100.0 16.25 73.8 5.76 26.2 0.72 3.3 0.61 2.8 1.39 6.3 0.56 2.5 2.49 11.3

Transportation and material moving occupations

22.89 100.0 16.54 72.3 6.35 27.7 0.78 3.4 0.67 2.9 1.63 7.1 0.67 2.9 2.60 11.4

Industry group

Service-providing industries(3)

20.77 100.0 16.58 79.8 4.19 20.2 0.81 3.9 0.35 1.7 0.73 3.5 0.33 1.6 1.97 9.5

Trade, transportation, and utilities industry

19.15 100.0 15.00 78.4 4.14 21.6 0.58 3.0 0.35 1.8 0.95 4.9 0.42 2.2 1.84 9.6

Professional and business services industry

22.97 100.0 18.69 81.4 4.28 18.6 0.76 3.3 0.45 2.0 0.58 2.5 0.17 0.7 2.32 10.1

Education and health services industry

33.49 100.0 25.58 76.4 7.91 23.6 2.34 7.0 0.69 2.0 1.33 4.0 0.76 2.3 2.80 8.3

Leisure and hospitality industry

14.18 100.0 12.09 85.2 2.09 14.8 0.17 1.2 0.13 0.9 0.22 1.6 0.07 0.5 1.50 10.6

Footnotes
(1) Includes costs for wages and salaries and benefits.
(2) Includes mining, construction, and manufacturing. The agriculture, forestry, farming, and hunting sector is excluded.
(3) Includes utilities; wholesale trade; retail trade; transportation and warehousing; information; finance and insurance; real estate and rental and leasing; professional and technical services; management of companies and enterprises; administrative and waste services; educational services; health care and social assistance; arts, entertainment and recreation; accommodation and food services; and other services, except public administration.

Last Modified Date: June 16, 2022