Cost of Being Out of Work

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How Much Does It Cost You to Be Out of Work?
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 Salary  Employee Benefits
(Medical, Dental,
PTO, Insurance, etc.)**
 Total  Salary lost
per 1 week out of work.
 Salary lost
per 1 month out of work.
$180,000 $54,540 $234,540 $4,690 $18,763
$170,000 $51,510 $221,510 $4,430 $17,720
$160,000 $48,480 $208,480 $4,169 $16,678
$150,000 $45,450 $195,450 $3,909 $15,636
$140,000 $42,420 $182,420 $3,648 $14,593
$130,000 $39,390 $169,390 $3,387 $13,551
$120,000 $36,360 $156,360 $3,127 $12,509
$100,000 $30,300 $130,300 $2,606 $10,424
$90,000 $27,270 $11,7270 $2,345 $9,381
$80,000 $2,4240 $104,240 $2,084 $8,339
$70,000 $21,210 $91,210 $1,824 $7,296
$60,000 $18,180 $78,180 $1,563 $6,254
$50,000 $15,150 $6,5150 $1,303 $5,212
$40,000 $12,120 $52,120 $1,042 $4,169
$30,000 $9,090 $39,090 $781 $3,127
** Source Bureau of Labor Statistics: Employer Costs for Employee Compensation – September 2015 (30.3% for Private Industry)