Unionized workers are much more likely to have employer-provided pensions in all sectors: Share of workers with pension coverage, by union status

Union Nonunion
Construction 54.9% 27.0%
Manufacturing 59.8% 43.0%
Services 65.0% 37.3%


Source: Economic Policy Institute (EPI) analysis of Current Population Survey Annual Social and Economic Supplement (CPS-ASEC) 2015–2019 pooled data (U.S. Census Bureau CPS-ASEC 2021). Data on union status are for workers who are or are not represented by a union.

View the underlying data on epi.org.