Movie Theaters (NAICS 51213) Industry Market Research Report

Movie Theaters - Market Size and Forecast

The Movie Theaters 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)

Movie Theaters 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.

Movie Theaters - 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 Movie Theaters companies in the United States.

Movie Theaters Revenue by State

US Market Size by State

Distribution by Company Size

Company Size All Industries Movie Theaters
Small Business (< 5 Employees)


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

Movie Theaters - 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

Movie Theaters - 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

Movie Theaters - Product Mix

Product Description Description Revenue
($ Millions)
Industry total


Admissions to feature film exhibitions
Admissions to feature film exhibitions - domestic films
Meals & bev, prepared/served/dispensed, for immediate consumption
Resale of merchandise
Resale of merchandise - packaged food & beverages
All other operating receipts
All other receipts
Advertising services
Rental of non-residential space in buildings or other facilities

Movie Theaters - Compensation and Salary Surveys

TitlePercent of Workforce Bottom Quartile Average (Median) Salary Upper Quartile
Management Occupations 3%


General and Operations Managers 3%
Food Preparation and Serving Related Occupations 34%
Food and Beverage Serving Workers 29%
Fast Food and Counter Workers 25%
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession, and Coffee Shop 21%
Personal Care and Service Occupations 43%
Supervisors of Personal Care and Service Workers 5%
First-Line Supervisors of Personal Service Workers 5%
First-Line Supervisors of Personal Service Workers 5%
Entertainment Attendants and Related Workers 38%
Ushers, Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers 33%
Ushers, Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers 33%
Sales and Related Occupations 15%
Retail Sales Workers 13%
Cashiers 13%
Cashiers 13%

Government Contracts

In 2008, the federal government spent a total of $29,540 on the movie theaters industry. It has awarded 3 contracts to 3 companies, with an average value of $9,847 per company.

Movie Theaters and Adjacent Industries - Top Companies

Company Address Revenue
($ Millions)


Movie Theaters Industry Report
Geography United States  
Publication Date May 2020
Report Format PDF Download  
Price $450

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