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June 14, 2010

Health insurance benefit costs in private industry, March 2010

Employer costs per hour worked for health insurance, private industry workers, by occupation, union status, and industry, March 2010
Class of worker Health insurance benefit costs (per hour worked)

Occupational group

 

Management, professional, and related

$3.03

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance

$2.49

Production, transportation, and material moving

$2.34

Sales and office

$1.87

Service

$0.92

Bargaining unit status

 

Union

$4.38

Nonunion

$1.82

Industry group

 

Goods-producing industries

$2.88

Service-providing industries

$1.92

These data featured in the TED article, Health insurance benefit costs in private industry, March 2010.