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Rail Transportation (NAICS 482) Industry Market Research Report

Rail Transportation - Market Size and Forecast

The Rail Transportation 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.

HistoricalForecasted
20152016201720182019202020212022202320242025
Market Size (Total Revenue)

Included in Report

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

Industry Revenue ($ Billions)

Rail Transportation 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.

Rail Transportation - 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 Rail Transportation companies in the United States.

Rail Transportation Revenue by State

US Market Size by State

Distribution by Company Size

Company SizeAll IndustriesRail Transportation
Small Business (< 5 Employees)

Included

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

Rail Transportation - 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


Rail Transportation - 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

Rail Transportation - Compensation and Salary Surveys

TitlePercent of WorkforceBottom QuartileAverage (Median) SalaryUpper Quartile
Management Occupations5%

Included

Chief Executives0%
General and Operations Managers1%
Office and Administrative Support Occupations8%
Construction and Extraction Occupations10%
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations15%
Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers7%
Heavy Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Service Technicians and Mechanics6%
Rail Car Repairers6%
Transportation and Material Moving Occupations48%
Rail Transportation Workers38%
Locomotive Engineers and Operators16%
Locomotive Engineers14%
Railroad Conductors and Yardmasters17%
Railroad Conductors and Yardmasters17%

Government Contracts

In 2008, the federal government spent a total of $1,273,955 on the rail transportation industry. It has awarded 39 contracts to 12 companies, with an average value of $106,163 per company.

Rail Transportation and Adjacent Industries - Top Companies

CompanyAddressRevenue
($ Millions)

Included





Rail Transportation Industry Report
GeographyUnited States  
Publication DateNovember 2020
Report FormatPDF Download  
Price$499.00

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