August 07, 2008
Two-thirds of private industry and State and local government workers had access to retirement
benefits and nearly three-quarters to medical care in March 2008. Access and participation in
retirement and medical care benefits were greater in government than in private industry.
March 25, 2008
State and local government employees have access to a variety of benefits, including
retirement plans (89 percent) and health benefits (87 percent) according to the National
Compensation Survey. The report also includes data on life insurance, disability insurance,
and a number of other benefits.
Current EBS News Releases
- Employee Benefits in State and Local Government, September 2007 (HTML) (PDF)
- Employee Benefits in the United States, March 2008 (HTML) (PDF)
- Employee Benefits in Private Industry, 2006 (PDF)(TXT)
- Employee Benefits in Private Industry, 2005 (PDF)(TXT)