February 2023
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TD Magazine

US Workers Have Unmet Needs

Wednesday, February 1, 2023

3 out of 5 US workers don’t have paid sick leave.

39% say their take-home pay isn’t enough to cover their basic needs.

Only 1/3 have had opportunities for promotions or advancement. 

Just 32% have access to training or education assistance.

Top employee concerns:
•	Pay not keeping up with inflation
•	Inadequate pay
•	Employee turnover
•	Lack of promotions

Worker-defined attributes of a good employer:
•	Competitive pay
•	Good leadership
•	Healthcare benefits
•	Paid time off
•	Opportunities for advancement
•	Flexible schedule

Source: America@Work: 2022 Report on the American Workforce, Jobcase

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The Association for Talent Development (ATD) is a professional membership organization supporting those who develop the knowledge and skills of employees in organizations around the world. The ATD Staff, along with a worldwide network of volunteers work to empower professionals to develop talent in the workplace.

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