Postal Service Industry: Statistics, Forecasts, and Company Data
Postal Service - Market Size and Industry Forecast
The 2023 Postal Service Industry Report contains historical and forecasted statistics used by leading private equity firms and consultants. Market sizes from 2018 to 2028 reflect industry trends and growth patterns. Revenues include both public and private companies in the postal service industry.
Source: U.S. government financial data.
|Market Size (Total Revenue)|
|% Growth Rate|
|Number of Companies|
|Average Revenue per Company|
|Average Employees per Company|
Industry Revenue ($ Billions)
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.
Postal Service - 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 Postal Service companies in the United States.
Postal Service Revenue by State
Distribution by Company Size
|Company Size||All Industries||Postal Service|
|Small Business (< 5 Employees)|
|Small Business (5 - 20)|
|Midsized Business (20 - 100)|
|Large Business (100 - 500)|
|Enterprise (> 500)|
Postal Service - Income Statement (Average Financial Metrics)
Financial statement analysis determines averages for the following industry forces:
- Cost of goods sold
- Compensation of officers
- Salaries and wages
- Employee benefit programs
- Rent paid
- Advertising and marketing budgets
The report includes a traditional income statement from an "average" company (both public and private companies included).
|Industry Average||Percent of Sales|
|Cost of Goods Sold (COGS)|
|Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT)|
|Earnings Before Taxes|
Average Income Statement
Cost of Goods Sold
Salaries, Wages, and Benefits
Depreciation and Amortization
Postal Service - Financial Ratio Analysis
Financial ratios allow a company's performance to be compared against that of its peers.
|Financial Ratio||Industry Average|
|Average Collection Period|
|Asset Turnover Ratio|
|Receivables Turnover Ratio|
|Inventory Conversion Ratio|
Postal Service - Compensation and Salary Surveys
|Title||Percent of Workforce||Bottom Quartile||Average (Median) Salary||Upper Quartile|
|General and Operations Managers||0%|
|Office and Administrative Support Occupations||87%|
|Material Recording, Scheduling, Dispatching, and Distributing Workers||84%|
|Postal Service Workers||83%|
|Postal Service Clerks||13%|
|Postal Service Mail Carriers||53%|
|Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and Processing Machine Operators||17%|
In the past, the federal government spent an annual total of $52,551,963
on the postal service industry. It has awarded 710 contracts to 86 companies, with an average value of $611,069 per company.
Postal Service and Adjacent Industries - Top Companies