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ATLANTA -- Atlanta's workers don't take much paid time off.
According to a survey by HR services provider TriNet, workers in Atlanta only take an average of 5.4 days of paid time off. The region ranks fourth in the areas with the smallest number of days of paid time off.
The survey compares regional paid time off usage trends for employees of small to midsize businesses in the United States and analyzes data from TriNet's more than 8,000 customers and 218,000 worksite employees.
At 13.9 days, the Sacramento-Roseville-Arden-Arcade area of California ranks first for the largest number of days of paid time off.
Other top areas include Washington-Arlington-Alexandria-D.C., Va. (12 days); Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, N.C. (11.1); San Diego-Carlsbad, Calif. (10.9); and Denver-Boulder, Colo. (10.6).
The regions with the smallest average number of days of paid time off are:
5. Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, Fla. (5.7)
4. Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, Ga. (5.4)
3. New York-Newark-Jersey City, N.Y./N.J. (4.5)
2. Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, Ariz. (3.6)
1. North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, Fla. (2.9)
(Atlanta Business Chronicle)