This statistical supplement to the Occupational Outlook Handbook provides data to support the information presented in the Handbook. Researchers can compare over 500 occupations on factors such as employment changes, job openings, earnings, unemployment rates, and training requirements.
This report shows the results from a survey conducted by the Bureau of Labor Statistics on the characteristics of benefit plans provided by medium and large firms. It provides data on a broad cross section of employees of the nation's private industries. However, it excludes the public sector. Data were collected from three occupational groups : 1) professional-administrative, 2) technical-clerical and 3) production.