Computer Software Publishing and Developers

Industry Description

This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in computer software publishing or publishing and reproduction. Establishments in this industry carry out operations necessary for producing and distributing computer software, such as designing, providing documentation, assisting in installation, and providing support services to software purchasers. These establishments may design, develop, and publish, or publish only.


Benchmark Data

$1 Million - $5 Million Net Sales

  • MVIC/Net Sales: 2.39
  • MVIC/Gross Profit: 4.10
  • MVIC/SDE: 4.29
  • MVIC/EBITDA: 12.20

Statistics (Software Publishing)

  • Number of Establishments: 23,232
  • Average Profit Margin: 24.8%
  • Revenue per Employee: $515,000
  • Average Number of Employees: 38.2
  • Average Wages per Employee: $215,250