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Table 6. Private industry workers by establishment size and industry group

Table 6. Employer Costs for Employee Compensation for private industry workers by establishment size and industry group [June 2020]
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

All workers

1-99 workers

29.96 100.0 22.12 73.8 7.84 26.2 1.86 6.2 0.76 2.5 2.00 6.7 0.74 2.5 2.46 8.2

1-49 workers

28.91 100.0 21.63 74.8 7.28 25.2 1.74 6.0 0.71 2.5 1.78 6.2 0.63 2.2 2.41 8.3

50-99 workers

33.64 100.0 23.87 71.0 9.77 29.0 2.29 6.8 0.94 2.8 2.76 8.2 1.14 3.4 2.65 7.9

100 workers or more

42.96 100.0 28.73 66.9 14.23 33.1 3.53 8.2 1.78 4.1 3.94 9.2 1.93 4.5 3.05 7.1

100-499 workers

36.10 100.0 24.98 69.2 11.12 30.8 2.67 7.4 1.20 3.3 3.13 8.7 1.37 3.8 2.75 7.6

500 workers or more

51.96 100.0 33.65 64.8 18.31 35.2 4.66 9.0 2.55 4.9 4.99 9.6 2.66 5.1 3.45 6.6

Goods-producing(2)

1-99 workers

34.65 100.0 24.63 71.1 10.02 28.9 1.73 5.0 1.18 3.4 2.67 7.7 1.22 3.5 3.23 9.3

1-49 workers

32.82 100.0 23.79 72.5 9.03 27.5 1.54 4.7 1.07 3.3 2.27 6.9 0.96 2.9 3.19 9.7

50-99 workers

39.18 100.0 26.71 68.2 12.47 31.8 2.22 5.7 1.44 3.7 3.66 9.3 1.85 4.7 3.31 8.4

100 workers or more

45.62 100.0 29.53 64.7 16.09 35.3 3.36 7.4 2.20 4.8 4.67 10.2 2.34 5.1 3.53 7.7

100-499 workers

42.55 100.0 28.16 66.2 14.39 33.8 2.91 6.8 1.74 4.1 4.21 9.9 2.08 4.9 3.45 8.1

500 workers or more

50.32 100.0 31.63 62.9 18.69 37.1 4.05 8.0 2.89 5.7 5.37 10.7 2.73 5.4 3.64 7.2

Service-providing(3)

1-99 workers

29.10 100.0 21.66 74.5 7.43 25.5 1.89 6.5 0.69 2.4 1.88 6.5 0.66 2.3 2.32 8.0

1-49 workers

28.26 100.0 21.27 75.3 6.99 24.7 1.78 6.3 0.65 2.3 1.70 6.0 0.57 2.0 2.28 8.1

50-99 workers

32.25 100.0 23.16 71.8 9.09 28.2 2.30 7.1 0.81 2.5 2.53 7.8 0.97 3.0 2.48 7.7

100 workers or more

42.28 100.0 28.53 67.5 13.75 32.5 3.58 8.5 1.68 4.0 3.75 8.9 1.82 4.3 2.93 6.9

100-499 workers

34.33 100.0 24.11 70.2 10.22 29.8 2.61 7.6 1.05 3.1 2.84 8.3 1.17 3.4 2.55 7.4

500 workers or more

52.34 100.0 34.12 65.2 18.22 34.8 4.80 9.2 2.47 4.7 4.91 9.4 2.64 5.0 3.41 6.5

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.

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Last Modified Date: September 17, 2020