Heavy & Civil Engineering Construction (NAICS 237) Industry Market Research Report

Heavy & Civil Engineering Construction - Market Size and Forecast

The Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction report contains both historical and forecasted statistics. Total market size figures from 2015 to 2025 reveal industry growth patterns and trends. Market size measurementsincludes both public and private companies in the industry.

2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Market Size (Total Revenue)


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

Industry Revenue ($ Billions)

Heavy & Civil Engineering Construction 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.

Heavy & Civil Engineering Construction - 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 Heavy & Civil Engineering Construction companies in the United States.

Heavy & Civil Engineering Construction Revenue by State

US Market Size by State

Distribution by Company Size

Company Size All Industries Heavy & Civil Engineering Construction
Small Business (< 5 Employees)


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

Heavy & Civil Engineering Construction - 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 Average Percent 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

Heavy & Civil Engineering Construction - 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

Heavy & Civil Engineering Construction - Compensation and Salary Surveys

TitlePercent of Workforce Bottom Quartile Average (Median) Salary Upper Quartile
Management Occupations 7%


Top Executives 6%
Chief Executives 0%
General and Operations Managers 5%
General and Operations Managers 2%
Other Management Occupations 13%
Construction Managers 6%
Construction Managers 6%
Property, Real Estate, and Community Association Managers 6%
Property, Real Estate, and Community Association Managers 6%
Business and Financial Operations Occupations 10%
Business Operations Specialists 6%
Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations 6%
Sales and Related Occupations 6%
Other Sales and Related Workers 5%
Office and Administrative Support Occupations 7%
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants 6%
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants 6%
Other Office and Administrative Support Workers 6%
Office Clerks, General 5%
Office Clerks, General 5%
Construction and Extraction Occupations 58%
Supervisors of Construction and Extraction Workers 7%
First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers 7%
First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers 7%
Construction Trades Workers 46%
Carpenters 5%
Carpenters 5%
Construction Laborers 22%
Construction Laborers 22%
Construction Equipment Operators 13%
Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators 5%
Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators 11%
Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters 6%
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations 10%
Other Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations 7%
Line Installers and Repairers 5%
Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers 7%
Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers 10%
Production Occupations 6%
Transportation and Material Moving Occupations 7%
Motor Vehicle Operators 8%
Driver/Sales Workers and Truck Drivers 8%
Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers 8%

Government Contracts

In 2008, the federal government spent a total of $8,026,977,188 on the heavy & civil engineering construction industry. It has awarded 18,548 contracts to 3,458 companies, with an average value of $2,321,277 per company.

Heavy & Civil Engineering Construction and Adjacent Industries - Top Companies

Company Address Revenue
($ Millions)


Heavy & Civil Engineering Construction Industry Report
Geography United States  
Publication Date May 2020
Report Format PDF Download  
Price $450

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