HomeInformation > Libraries & Archives

Libraries & Archives (NAICS 51912) Industry Market Research Report

Libraries & Archives - Market Size and Forecast

The Libraries and Archives report contains both historical and forecasted statistics. Total market size figures from 2015 to 2025 reveal industry growth patterns and trends. Market size measurements include both public and private companies in the industry.

Market Size (Total Revenue)

Included in Report

% Growth Rate
Number of Companies
Total Employees
Average Revenue per Company
Average Employees per Company
Source: U.S. government financial data.

Industry Revenue ($ Billions)

Libraries & Archives Industry Revenue
  • 2015
  • 2016
  • 2017
  • 2018
  • 2019
  • 2020
  • 2021

Advanced econometric models forecast five years of industry growth based on short- and long-term trend analysis. Market size includes revenue generated from all products and services sold within the industry.

Libraries & Archives - Geographic Breakdown by U.S. State

Market size by state reveals local opportunity through the number of companies located in the region. Each state's growth rate is affected by regional economic conditions. Data by state can be used to pinpoint profitable and nonprofitable locations for Libraries & Archives companies in the United States.

Libraries & Archives Revenue by State

US Market Size by State

Distribution by Company Size

Company SizeAll IndustriesLibraries & Archives
Small Business (< 5 Employees)


Small Business (5 - 20)
Midsized Business (20 - 100)
Large Business (100 - 500)
Enterprise (> 500)

Libraries & Archives - Income Statement (Average Financial Metrics)

Financial statement analysis determines averages for the following industry forces:
The report includes a traditional income statement from an "average" company (both public and private companies included).

Industry AveragePercent of Sales
Total Revenue


Operating Revenue
Cost of Goods Sold (COGS)
Gross Profit
Operating Expenses
Operating Income
Non-Operating Income
Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT)
Interest Expense
Earnings Before Taxes
Income Tax
Net Profit

Average Income Statement

Average Income Statement

Cost of Goods Sold

Salaries, Wages, and Benefits



Depreciation and Amortization

Officer Compensation

Net Income

Libraries & Archives - Financial Ratio Analysis

Financial ratios allow a company's performance to be compared against that of its peers.

Financial RatioIndustry Average
Profitability Ratios


Profit Margin
Liquidity Ratios
Current Ratio
Quick Ratio
Activity Ratios
Average Collection Period
Asset Turnover Ratio
Receivables Turnover Ratio
Inventory Conversion Ratio

Libraries & Archives - Compensation and Salary Surveys

TitlePercent of WorkforceBottom QuartileAverage (Median) SalaryUpper Quartile
Management Occupations12%


Chief Executives0%
General and Operations Managers3%
Business and Financial Operations Occupations11%
Business Operations Specialists9%
Computer and Mathematical Occupations29%
Computer Occupations28%
Software Developers and Programmers19%
Software Developers, Applications13%
Education, Training, and Library Occupations6%
Librarians, Curators, and Archivists5%
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations9%
Media and Communication Workers6%
Sales and Related Occupations14%
Sales Representatives, Services12%
Miscellaneous Sales Representatives, Services8%
Sales Representatives, Services, All Other8%
Office and Administrative Support Occupations16%
Information and Record Clerks9%
Customer Service Representatives5%
Customer Service Representatives5%

Government Contracts

In 2008, the federal government spent a total of $57,596,252 on the libraries & archives industry. It has awarded 461 contracts to 157 companies, with an average value of $366,855 per company.

Libraries & Archives and Adjacent Industries - Top Companies

($ Millions)


Libraries & Archives Industry Report
GeographyUnited States  
Publication DateOctober 2020
Report FormatPDF Download  

Related Market Research Reports

News Syndicates
Libraries and Archives
Internet Publishing and Web Search Portals