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Old 09-09-2020, 11:04 AM   #1
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I hope general talking is OK. It come to me that Pfizer make 700K/year of revenue per employee. Giving that it is an high profitable business, like 20% or so, they earn tons. Of course than they can pay everything to employees.
Would wonder where are we in different branches of construction in comparison. I think when I worked for a sub in framing long time go I did made like 30K/year and owner made 10K/year on me.
I do believe that say power transmission companies make same amount of profit like Pfizer. They have monopoly at transmission lines. Pfizer hold patents. So do high profit businesses and low profit businesses, aka we are not same, hold.
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Seems like he wonders what different construction businesses run for either gross or net margins per employee.
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Seems like he wonders what different construction businesses run for either gross or net margins per employee.
Youp would like to have some idea about it. And when that compare to Phizer and such are we losers.
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Revenue and margin per employee is a good thing to monitor. It's a clear indicator of your business efficiency.

I've been out of it for a couple years but when we were a smaller company, we considered $100-150k gross revenue per man to be pretty good. As we grew and took on bigger jobs, we got those numbers up much higher, closer to $300k per employee.

Gross margin typically ran 15-20%. High volumes or not enough volume would drive the margin percentage down.
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Builders who run below 20% gross margin tend to be shaken out in downturns.

10% for your average company would be a long term killer unless they have most of the market share.
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10% for your average company would be a long term killer unless they have most of the market share.
Actually guy was guru of framing but he wasn't making big and has a couple projects where he lost money. Then come 9/11. He was pro paratrooper and was on call. So he went to wars and fight in Fallujah. He work some job for government now and saw him at TV like a national guard in Mpls recently. Should be around 50 years old I guess.
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One of my sisters retired from Pfizer, they called her back to work on the current virus. She does okay.....

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Honest work can always make honest money.

Unholy amounts of money can only be made by doing something unholy.

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