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2019 U.S. Industry Statistics & Market Research - Investigation & Security Services
Overview: the U.S. Investigation & Security Services IndustryThis market research report provides answers to key questions about the industry:
This report shows the total market size for the Investigation & Security Services industry, comprised of total revenues of both public and private companies over the last six years (2013-2018), current year estimates, and outlook to 2024.
The industry Outlook and Forecasts show how the Investigation & Security Services industry is heading over the next six years (2019-2024). Market forecasts account for historical growth, cyclical changes, and general economic outlook.
The Market Analysis section shows the five-year growth trends for Investigation & Security Services, year-by-year from 2013-2018.
Forecasts for 2019-2024 for the industry show the future growth and market opportunity for Investigation & Security Services companies.
The average number of employees and average revenue for a typical Investigation & Security Services company is charted over time for the last five years to the present.
Track how many companies compete in the Investigation & Security Services industry, and how the number of companies has changed over the past five years.
Market Size & Industry Statistics
The total U.S. industry market size for Investigation & Security Services:
Industry statistics cover all companies in the United States, both public and private, ranging in size from small businesses to market leaders.
In addition to revenue, the industry market analysis shows information on employees, companies, and average firm size.
Investors, banks, and business executives use growth rates and industry trends to understand the market outlook and opportunity.
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|Average Employees Per Firm|
|Average Revenue Per Employee|
Market forecasts show the long term industry outlook and future growth trends. The following five-year demand forecast projects both short-term and long-term trends.
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|Market Forecast ($ millions)|
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Product & Services BreakdownResearch products and services in the Investigation & Security Services industry generating sales. Note that products are broken into categories with different levels of classification.
|Product Description||Number of Companies||Sales ($ millions)||Percent of Total Sales|
Investigation Services, Including Personal Background Checks
Domestic And Family Investigation Services
Legal Investigation Services
Insurance Investigation Services
Corporate Investigation Services
Pre-Employment Services (E.G., Background Investigations.)
Other Investigation Services
Security Guard And Patrol Services
Security Guard And Patrol Services For Buildings And Grounds
Security Services For Special Events, Including Crowd Control
Armored Car Services
Armored Car Transportation Of Cash And Valuables (Except For Automated Teller Machines)
Armored Car Automated Teller Machine Services
Building Security System Services (With Monitoring)
Residential Security System Services (With Monitoring)
Non-Residential Security System Services (With Monitoring)
Building Security System And Lock Installation, Including Repair Services (Without Monitoring)
Building Security System And Lock Installation, Including Repair Services (Without Monitoring) - Residential
Building Security System And Lock Installation, Including Repair Services (Without Monitoring) - Non-Residential
Key Duplication Services
Security Consulting Services
Security Training Services
Cash Handling And Management Services For Business
Resale Of Merchandise
Resale Of Merchandise, Over-The-Counter Or Separate From Services Provided
All Other Receipts
All Other Operating Receipts
U.S. Geographic Distribution: Revenue Statistics by StateMarket Size by State ($ millions) indicates how the industry's competition is distributed throughout the country. State-level information can identify areas with higher and lower industry market share than average.
Income Statement (Average Financial Metrics)Financial metrics provide a snapshot view of a benchmark "average" company. Key business metrics show revenue and operating costs. The data collected covers both public and private companies.
|Industry Average||Percent of Sales|
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|Cost of Goods Sold|
|Pension, profit sharing plans, stock, annuity|
|Rent paid on business property|
|Domestic production activities deduction|
|Compensation of officers|
|Salaries and wages|
|Employee benefit programs|
|Taxes and Licenses|
|Other Operating Expenses|
|Total Operating Expenses|
|EBIT (Earnings Before Interest and Taxes)|
|Earnings Before Taxes|
Financial Ratio AnalysisFinancial ratio information can be used to benchmark how a Investigation & Security Services company compares to its peers. Accounting statistics are calculated from the industry-average for income statements and balance sheets.
|Profitability & Valuation Ratios||Industry Average|
|Company valuation can be measured based on the firm's own performance, as well as in comparison against its industry competitors. These metrics show how the average company in the Investigation & Security Services industry is performing.|
Gross Profit Margin, Operating Profit Margin, and Net Profit Margin. Show company earnings relative to revenues.
|Return on Equity (ROE)
Return on Equity (ROE) is net income as a percentage of shareholders' equity. Shareholders' Equity is defined as the company's total assets minus total liabilities. ROE shows how much profits a company generates with the money shareholders invested (or with retained earnings).
|Return on Assets (ROA)
Return on Assets (ROA) is net income relative to total assets. The market research on Investigation & Security Services measures how efficiently the company leverages its assets to generate profit. ROA is calculated as Net Income divided by Total Assets.
|Liquidity Ratios||Industry Average|
|Bankers and suppliers use liquidity to determine creditworthiness and identify potential threats to a company's financial viability.|
Measures a firm's ability to pay its debts over the next 12 months.
|Quick Ratio (Acid Test)
Calculates liquid assets relative to liabilities, excluding inventories.
|Efficiency Ratios - Key Performance Indicators||Industry Average|
|Measure how quickly products and services sell, and effectively collections policies are implemented.|
|Receivables Turnover Ratio
If this number is low in your business when compared to the industry average in the research report, it may mean your payment terms are too lenient or that you are not doing a good enough job on collections.
|Average Collection Period
Based on the Receivables Turnover, this estimates the collection period in days. Calculated as 365 divided by the Receivables Turnover
A low turnover rate may point to overstocking, obsolescence, or deficiencies in the product line or marketing effort.
Generally, higher is better, since it indicates the business has less money tied up in fixed assets for each dollar of sales revenue.
Compensation & Salary Surveys for EmployeesCompensation statistics provides an accurate assessment of industry-specific jobs and national salary averages. This information can be used to identify which positions are most common, and high, low, and average annual wages.
|Title||Percent of Workforce||Bottom Quartile||Average (Median) Salary||Upper Quartile|
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|General and Operations Managers||1%|
|Protective Service Occupations||79%|
|Other Protective Service Workers||75%|
|Security Guards and Gaming Surveillance Officers||73%|
|Sales and Related Occupations||12%|
|Sales Representatives, Services||8%|
|Miscellaneous Sales Representatives, Services||8%|
|Sales Representatives, Services, All Other||8%|
|Office and Administrative Support Occupations||7%|
|Information and Record Clerks||8%|
|Customer Service Representatives||7%|
|Customer Service Representatives||7%|
|Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations||7%|
|Electrical and Electronic Equipment Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers||30%|
|Miscellaneous Electrical and Electronic Equipment Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers||30%|
|Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers||29%|
|Other Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations||11%|
|Miscellaneous Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers||10%|
|Locksmiths and Safe Repairers||9%|
Investigation & Security Services Competitor Landscape & Key Companies [PREMIUM]The most influential companies in the Investigation & Security Services industry and adjacent industries either have large market share or are developing new business models and methods that could disrupt the status quo. We look at leading and emerging companies in the Investigation & Security Services industry and adjacent sectors:
Companies with the largest market share, focused in this industry
|Market leaders: |
Largest companies that have diversified operations in this and other industries
Innovative, Emerging, and Disruptive Companies that may influence the future direction of the industry.
Innovators and Disruptors in adjacent industries that may also affect the Investigation & Security Services industry.
Government ContractsIn 2018, the federal government spent a total of $8,491,509,419 on Investigation & Security Services. It has awarded 14353 contracts to 2604 companies, with an average value of $3,260,948 per company.
|Most Recent Contracts||Date||Total Award Amount|
|DOMESTIC AWARDEES (UNDISCLOSED) |
1800 F St Nw
|May 31, 2019||$433,056|
|PASQUALOTTO, DAVID |
13410 Inverness Pl
|May 31, 2019||$20,660|
|CROSSROADS MEDIATION SERVICES, |
9250 Mosby St
|May 31, 2019||$268,020|
|JOHNSON SECURITY BUREAU, INC. |
609 Walton Ave
|May 31, 2019||$51,500|
|SIEMENS BUILDING TECHNOLOGIES INCORPORATED (2488) |
1000 Deerfield Pkwy
Buffalo Grove, IL
|May 31, 2019||$461,343|
|BENTON COUNTY |
205 Nw 5th St
|May 31, 2019||$92,000|