Environmental Consulting Firms
SIC 8748 | NAICS 541620
The following guide to industry information, research, and analysis provides sources for industry trends and statistics, financial ratios, salary surveys, and more.
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▪ Industry Analysis, Statistics, Trends, and Forecasts
▪ Financial Information and Financial Ratios
▪ Compensation and Salary Surveys
▪ Business Valuation Resources
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Industry Analysis, Statistics, Trends, and Forecasts
Comprehensive research reports provide in-depth industry analysis and five-year growth forecasts, with special focus on the underlying structure and external forces and relationships that affect industries and their performance. Report contents include:
Environmental Business International, Inc.
Information resources available from this organization include:
Environmental Business Journal (EBJ)
First Research profiles cover key aspects of an industry's size, scope, and operations, recent news and developments, business challenges, issues, trends, and opportunities, and include a five-year revenue growth forecast. Profiles are updated quarterly and include:
A/E/P and Environmental Consulting Industry Outlook:
Strategy and Insight for Design & Construction Firms
Annual industry outlook report provides insights on expectations for the year ahead, with topics covered including business trends affecting the industry, opportunities and challenges, outlook for specific regions and markets, and strategies firms will use to grow. Summary overview and description is available online.
Environmental Consulting Services
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In-depth market research reports include information on market size and segmentation; marketing strategy; product and market forecasts; business trends, risks, and opportunities; key participant profiles; market share data; and more. Summary abstract and table of contents can be viewed free online.
Financial Benchmarking Data
Environmental Consulting Services
http://www.bizminer.com Search for "541620"
Five-year comparative financial statement analysis includes income statements with expense detail, balance sheets, cash flow analysis, and key financial and operating ratios, with detailed financial benchmarking data available by sales size range on a national, state, and metro area level.
Financial Performance Survey
Annual financial performance survey provides more than 30 financial and operating performance measures for consulting firms, with data provided including revenue and expenses, chargeability, overhead rates, average collection period, project backlog, and staff turnover broken out by firm type, staff size, region, growth rate, and client base. Survey overview and description can be viewed free online.
Compensation and Salary Surveys
Management Compensation Survey
Annual compensation survey provides annual base salary, bonus, overtime pay, and total compensation for top management personnel, with compensation data broken out by firm type, staff size, geographic region, firm growth rate, and firm profit. Summary overview and description can be viewed free online.
U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Occupational Outlook Handbook - Environmental Engineers / Scientists & Specialists / Technicians
http://www.bls.gov/environmental-engineers.htm / scientists / technicians
Information provided for this occupational category includes a description of the nature of the work and the work environment, number and types of jobs, education and training requirements, wages and earnings, employment outlook, and sources for additional information. All information is available free online.
ERI Economic Research Institute
Engineering and Environmental Services Salary Survey
Annual publication provides compensation data from ERI Assessor®, government, and survey participant databases for executive, salaried, and hourly personnel on a national and regional level. Complete listing of job positions included in the survey and sample pages for selected job positions are accessible online.
Business Valuation Resources
Information resources available from this organization for environmental consulting firms include:
Merger & Acquisition Survey