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Postal Service (NAICS 491) Industry Market Research Report

Postal Service - Market Size and Forecast

The Postal Service 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.

20152016201720182019202020212022202320242025
Market Size (Total Revenue)

Included

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

Industry Revenue ($ Billions)

Postal Service 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.

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

US Market Size by State

Distribution by Company Size

Company SizeAll IndustriesPostal Service
Small Business (< 5 Employees)

Included

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:
The report includes a traditional income statement from an "average" company (both public and private companies included).

Industry AveragePercent of Sales
Total Revenue

Included

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

Rent

Advertising

Depreciation and Amortization

Officer Compensation

Net Income


Postal Service - Financial Ratio Analysis

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

Financial RatioIndustry Average
Profitability Ratios

Included

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

Postal Service - Compensation and Salary Surveys

TitlePercent of WorkforceBottom QuartileAverage (Median) SalaryUpper Quartile
Management Occupations3%

Included

General and Operations Managers0%
Office and Administrative Support Occupations87%
Material Recording, Scheduling, Dispatching, and Distributing Workers84%
Postal Service Workers83%
Postal Service Clerks13%
Postal Service Mail Carriers53%
Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and Processing Machine Operators17%

Government Contracts

In 2008, the federal government spent a 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

CompanyAddressRevenue
($ Millions)

Included





Postal Service Industry Report
GeographyUnited States  
Publication DateAugust 2020
Report FormatPDF Download  
Price$499.00