Department of Labor and Regulation

Title - Labor Market Information Center

Employee Benefits

Percent of Employers Offering Benefits
Mining Industry
2010
Firms that Employ
Full-Time Workers
Firms that Employ
Part-Time Workers
All
Firms
Insurance
Medical Insurance 100% 15% 100%
Family Medical Insurance 56% 15% 56%
Dental Insurance 56% 15% 56%
Family Dental Insurance 56% 15% 56%
Vision Insurance 49% 15% 49%
Life Insurance 49% 96% 49%
Short Term Disability Insurance 49% 96% 49%
Long Term Disability Insurance 49% 81% 49%
Leave
Paid Vacation Leave 59% 15% 59%
Paid Sick Leave 51% 15% 51%
Paid Holiday Leave 63% 27% 63%
Consolidated Leave 4% n/a 4%
Retirement
Retirement Plan 63% 100% 63%
Defined Contribution Plan 63% 100% 63%
Defined Benefit Plan n/a n/a n/a
Plan type not indicated n/a n/a n/a
Note: The plan types listed above will not add to the total. Some employers offer multiple types of retirement plans; therefore the types are not mutually exclusive.  
Other
Child Care Benefits n/a n/a n/a
Tuition/Education Assistance 49% 15% 49%
Bonuses 17% 23% 17%
Shifts 4% 8% 4%
Shift Differentials 4% 8% 4%

 

 

 

 




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