Waste Treatment & Disposal Industry - Market Research, Industry Statistics, Company Data

Waste Treatment & Disposal - Market Size and Industry Forecast

The Waste Treatment and Disposal market research report contains both historical and forecasted industry statistics. Total market size revenues from 2014 through 2024 reveal industry growth patterns and trends. Market size figures include both public and private companies in the Waste Treatment & Disposal industry.

2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 2023 2024
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.

Waste Treatment & Disposal Industry Revenue ($ Billions)

Waste Treatment & Disposal Industry Revenue
  • 2014
  • 2015
  • 2016
  • 2017
  • 2018
  • 2019
  • 2020

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 Waste Treatment & Disposal industry.

Waste Treatment & Disposal - 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 waste treatment & disposal companies in the United States.

Waste Treatment & Disposal Revenue by State

Market Share by State

Waste Treatment & Disposal - Distribution by Company Size

Company Size All Industries Waste Treatment & Disposal
Small Business (< 5 Employees)


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

Waste Treatment & Disposal - 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

Waste Treatment & Disposal - 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

Waste Treatment & Disposal · Product Mix

Product Description Description Revenue
($ Millions)
Industry total


Non-hazardous waste disposal services
Non-hazardous waste disposal services - waste landfilling service
Hazardous waste treatment services
Hazardous waste treatment services - radioactive waste
Non-haz waste disposal services - waste incineration disposal
Hazardous waste disposal services
Hazardous waste disposal - controlled confinement, landfilling
Waste treatment services for other hazardous waste (ex waste water)
Hazardous waste & recyclable mat consolidation, storage, & prep

Waste Treatment & Disposal - Compensation and Salary Surveys

TitlePercent of Workforce Bottom Quartile Average (Median) Salary Upper Quartile
Management Occupations 6%


Chief Executives 0%
General and Operations Managers 3%
Office and Administrative Support Occupations 12%
Construction and Extraction Occupations 11%
Construction Trades Workers 5%
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations 8%
Production Occupations 9%
Plant and System Operators 5%
Transportation and Material Moving Occupations 38%
Motor Vehicle Operators 13%
Driver/Sales Workers and Truck Drivers 13%
Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers 12%
Material Moving Workers 23%
Refuse and Recyclable Material Collectors 16%
Refuse and Recyclable Material Collectors 16%

Waste Treatment & Disposal - Government Contracts

In 2008, the federal government spent a total of $1,909,475,562 on the waste treatment & disposal industry. It has awarded 4,477 contracts to 512 companies, with an average value of $3,729,444 per company.

Waste Treatment & Disposal and Adjacent Industries · Top Companies

Company Address Revenue
($ Millions)


Waste Treatment & Disposal Industry Report
Geography United States  
Publication Date October 2019
Report Format PDF Download  
Price $499

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