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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 [Sept. 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

53.20 100.0 31.95 60.1 21.24 39.9 3.79 7.1 1.95 3.7 7.06 13.3 4.52 8.5 3.92 7.4

Goods-producing industries(2)

56.70 100.0 32.52 57.4 24.18 42.6 3.05 5.4 2.74 4.8 8.00 14.1 5.93 10.5 4.46 7.9

Manufacturing industry

47.52 100.0 26.97 56.7 20.55 43.3 3.41 7.2 3.10 6.5 7.41 15.6 3.15 6.6 3.47 7.3

Service-providing industries(3)

51.64 100.0 31.70 61.4 19.94 38.6 4.12 8.0 1.60 3.1 6.64 12.9 3.89 7.5 3.69 7.1

Trade, transportation, and utilities industry

52.07 100.0 31.92 61.3 20.15 38.7 4.09 7.9 1.67 3.2 6.56 12.6 4.14 7.9 3.69 7.1

Retail trade industry

26.94 100.0 16.92 62.8 10.02 37.2 1.59 5.9 0.63 2.3 3.90 14.5 1.75 6.5 2.15 8.0

Transportation and warehousing industry

63.17 100.0 38.87 61.5 24.30 38.5 5.22 8.3 2.09 3.3 7.74 12.3 4.93 7.8 4.32 6.8

Education and health services industry

59.58 100.0 36.10 60.6 23.48 39.4 5.30 8.9 1.95 3.3 7.97 13.4 4.16 7.0 4.12 6.9

Health care and social assistance industry

59.06 100.0 35.59 60.3 23.48 39.7 5.28 8.9 2.10 3.5 7.91 13.4 4.09 6.9 4.10 6.9

Nonunion workers

38.37 100.0 27.56 71.8 10.81 28.2 2.86 7.5 1.36 3.5 2.63 6.9 1.06 2.8 2.89 7.5

Goods-producing industries(2)

40.93 100.0 28.80 70.3 12.14 29.7 2.74 6.7 1.84 4.5 2.99 7.3 1.20 2.9 3.36 8.2

Manufacturing industries

42.15 100.0 28.88 68.5 13.26 31.5 3.24 7.7 1.97 4.7 3.48 8.3 1.42 3.4 3.15 7.5

Service-providing industries(3)

37.90 100.0 27.34 72.1 10.57 27.9 2.89 7.6 1.27 3.4 2.56 6.8 1.04 2.7 2.81 7.4

Trade, transportation, and utilities industries

30.95 100.0 22.88 73.9 8.07 26.1 1.95 6.3 0.90 2.9 1.93 6.2 0.78 2.5 2.51 8.1

Retail trade industries

23.55 100.0 18.32 77.8 5.23 22.2 1.16 4.9 0.59 2.5 1.17 5.0 0.34 1.4 1.97 8.4

Transportation and warehousing industries

33.34 100.0 23.47 70.4 9.87 29.6 2.17 6.5 0.94 2.8 2.66 8.0 1.09 3.3 3.02 9.0

Education and health services industries

40.92 100.0 29.27 71.5 11.65 28.5 3.54 8.6 0.83 2.0 3.09 7.5 1.24 3.0 2.95 7.2

Health care and social assistance industries

39.39 100.0 28.12 71.4 11.27 28.6 3.43 8.7 0.90 2.3 2.98 7.6 1.08 2.7 2.87 7.3

Full-time workers

45.78 100.0 31.62 69.1 14.17 30.9 3.66 8.0 1.76 3.8 3.76 8.2 1.69 3.7 3.30 7.2

Occupational group

Management, professional and related occupations

68.85 100.0 47.37 68.8 21.48 31.2 6.56 9.5 2.82 4.1 5.08 7.4 2.61 3.8 4.41 6.4

Management, business, and financial occupations

78.03 100.0 53.79 68.9 24.24 31.1 7.60 9.7 3.77 4.8 5.23 6.7 2.84 3.6 4.80 6.2

Professional and related occupations

62.90 100.0 43.22 68.7 19.68 31.3 5.88 9.4 2.20 3.5 4.98 7.9 2.46 3.9 4.16 6.6

Sales and office occupations

35.24 100.0 24.88 70.6 10.36 29.4 2.58 7.3 1.10 3.1 3.19 9.0 1.01 2.9 2.49 7.1

Sales and related occupations

41.64 100.0 30.94 74.3 10.70 25.7 2.83 6.8 1.39 3.3 2.56 6.1 1.04 2.5 2.88 6.9

Office and administrative support occupations

32.12 100.0 21.93 68.3 10.19 31.7 2.46 7.7 0.95 3.0 3.49 10.9 0.99 3.1 2.29 7.1

Service occupations

24.76 100.0 18.03 72.8 6.73 27.2 1.42 5.7 0.67 2.7 2.03 8.2 0.54 2.2 2.06 8.3

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

42.27 100.0 28.69 67.9 13.58 32.1 2.26 5.3 1.61 3.8 3.48 8.2 2.40 5.7 3.83 9.1

Construction, extraction, farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

43.30 100.0 29.06 67.1 14.24 32.9 1.75 4.0 1.69 3.9 3.54 8.2 3.08 7.1 4.17 9.6

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

41.14 100.0 28.28 68.8 12.85 31.2 2.82 6.9 1.52 3.7 3.43 8.3 1.64 4.0 3.45 8.4

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

35.61 100.0 23.72 66.6 11.89 33.4 2.34 6.6 1.62 4.6 3.62 10.2 1.36 3.8 2.94 8.3

Production occupations

32.74 100.0 21.77 66.5 10.97 33.5 2.07 6.3 1.73 5.3 3.55 10.8 0.96 2.9 2.66 8.1

Transportation and material moving occupations

38.70 100.0 25.83 66.7 12.87 33.3 2.63 6.8 1.51 3.9 3.70 9.6 1.79 4.6 3.25 8.4

Industry group

Goods-producing industries(2)

43.89 100.0 29.66 67.6 14.23 32.4 2.85 6.5 2.01 4.6 3.86 8.8 1.96 4.5 3.56 8.1

Construction industry

44.37 100.0 30.92 69.7 13.45 30.3 2.02 4.6 1.63 3.7 3.29 7.4 2.41 5.4 4.09 9.2

Manufacturing industry

43.53 100.0 28.89 66.4 14.63 33.6 3.34 7.7 2.19 5.0 4.18 9.6 1.70 3.9 3.22 7.4

Service-providing industries(3)

46.30 100.0 32.15 69.4 14.15 30.6 3.88 8.4 1.69 3.6 3.73 8.1 1.62 3.5 3.23 7.0

Trade, transportation, and utilities industry

41.14 100.0 28.61 69.5 12.53 30.5 3.10 7.5 1.34 3.3 3.37 8.2 1.64 4.0 3.08 7.5

Information industry

70.37 100.0 46.43 66.0 23.93 34.0 6.86 9.7 3.40 4.8 6.25 8.9 3.02 4.3 4.41 6.3

Financial activities industry

57.01 100.0 37.78 66.3 19.22 33.7 5.11 9.0 3.58 6.3 4.99 8.8 2.02 3.5 3.51 6.2

Professional and business services industry

52.68 100.0 37.10 70.4 15.59 29.6 4.48 8.5 2.25 4.3 3.69 7.0 1.56 3.0 3.60 6.8

Education and health services industry

44.63 100.0 30.91 69.3 13.72 30.7 4.07 9.1 0.96 2.2 3.98 8.9 1.61 3.6 3.09 6.9

Leisure and hospitality industry

25.10 100.0 19.05 75.9 6.06 24.1 1.26 5.0 0.49 2.0 1.68 6.7 0.48 1.9 2.15 8.6

Other services industry

40.05 100.0 28.95 72.3 11.11 27.7 3.04 7.6 0.57 1.4 2.91 7.3 1.63 4.1 2.95 7.4

Part-time workers

21.28 100.0 16.98 79.8 4.30 20.2 0.81 3.8 0.36 1.7 0.76 3.6 0.35 1.6 2.02 9.5

Occupational group

Management, professional and related occupations

46.66 100.0 35.53 76.1 11.13 23.9 3.51 7.5 1.02 2.2 1.81 3.9 1.11 2.4 3.67 7.9

Professional and related occupations

46.62 100.0 35.42 76.0 11.20 24.0 3.59 7.7 1.03 2.2 1.78 3.8 1.12 2.4 3.68 7.9

Sales and office occupations

18.75 100.0 15.27 81.4 3.49 18.6 0.54 2.9 0.26 1.4 0.72 3.8 0.26 1.4 1.70 9.1

Sales and related occupations

16.98 100.0 14.24 83.9 2.74 16.1 0.35 2.0 0.24 1.4 0.39 2.3 0.17 1.0 1.60 9.4

Office and administrative support occupations

21.71 100.0 16.98 78.2 4.73 21.8 0.86 4.0 0.30 1.4 1.27 5.8 0.41 1.9 1.88 8.7

Service occupations

16.17 100.0 13.46 83.2 2.71 16.8 0.33 2.1 0.20 1.2 0.37 2.3 0.14 0.9 1.68 10.4

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

22.64 100.0 16.73 73.9 5.91 26.1 0.76 3.3 0.63 2.8 1.43 6.3 0.56 2.5 2.52 11.1

Transportation and material moving occupations

23.66 100.0 17.13 72.4 6.53 27.6 0.82 3.5 0.70 3.0 1.68 7.1 0.68 2.9 2.65 11.2

Industry group

Service-providing industries(3)

21.20 100.0 16.93 79.9 4.27 20.1 0.81 3.8 0.36 1.7 0.76 3.6 0.34 1.6 2.01 9.5

Trade, transportation, and utilities industry

19.90 100.0 15.57 78.2 4.33 21.8 0.62 3.1 0.37 1.9 1.00 5.0 0.44 2.2 1.90 9.6

Professional and business services industry

24.07 100.0 19.56 81.2 4.52 18.8 0.80 3.3 0.52 2.2 0.61 2.6 0.17 0.7 2.42 10.0

Education and health services industry

33.75 100.0 25.74 76.2 8.02 23.8 2.28 6.8 0.69 2.1 1.46 4.3 0.78 2.3 2.80 8.3

Leisure and hospitality industry

14.76 100.0 12.55 85.0 2.21 15.0 0.20 1.3 0.13 0.9 0.23 1.6 0.08 0.5 1.57 10.7

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: December 15, 2022