Founded in 1981, CFMA is the only organization dedicated to providing construction financial professionals with unparalleled career development and networking opportunities. Along with publishing the award-winning CFMA Building Profits, CFMA offers educational, professional, and connection programs through its 99 chapters, Annual Conference, and online learning to over 9,000 members. CFMA members are CFOs, controllers, and treasurers working at major commercial construction contractors in general, subspecialty trades, and heavy highway sectors, as well as those professionals who service these industry financial professionals, such as accountants, surety agents, bankers, and IT specialists. For more information about CFMA, visit www.cfma.org and follow CFMA on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.

CFMA’s Financial Benchmarker continues to be the leading source of construction industry data and has been produced continuously since the late 1980s.

Information for the Financial Benchmarker is collected annually from construction companies, as well as CPA firms with construction clients, during the “Annual Financial Survey.” CPA firms continue to play an integral role in providing industry data to the Financial Benchmarker.

Companies and CPA firms that submit industry data are provided with information in return.

What’s Available to Purchase

There are three Financial Benchmarker products available for purchase, including a subscription.

Construction Financial Benchmarker Peer Group Comparison Report

This a file that you build on this site by selecting up to five columns of the Benchmarker Excel file. This is useful for those needing industry information in categories that best match your company or client, such as revenue, type of contractor, best in class and more. Once built, the Peer Report can be downloaded as an editable Excel file.

Construction Financial Benchmarker Excel File

All of the aggregate construction industry information, which includes more than 200 data points across more than 100 industry categories, such as annual revenue, type of contractor, “Best in Class” and more.

Construction Financial Benchmarker PDF Results

For those who want a detailed explanation of the results, look no further. In addition to some statistical tables and charts, you’ll be able to gain a deeper understand of the performance of the industry and its key segments of Industrial & Non-Residential, Heavy Highway and Specialty Trade. Additionally, there is salary information for 22 accounting positions.

2020 Construction Financial Benchmarker Yearly Subscription

This option delivers the Benchmarker Excel and PDF, as well as the ability to build an unlimited number of Peer Reports. Also included is access to other features, including historical industry information, customizable reports and more. Please note that a subscription is based on the product year and provides unlimited access to all data for that year. It is not based on a calendar-year purchase.


If you have any questions, please contact Mike Elek at [email protected].

CFMA General Member CFMA Associate Member Non-CFMA Member
Peer Group Comparison Report $55 each $85 each $165 each
Benchmarker Subscription $659 $1,099 $1,999
Excel File Results $329 $499 $899
Benchmarker PDF Results $169 $219 $499
2020 Construction Financial Benchmarker Peer Group Comparison Report
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This Construction Financial Benchmarker product is a user-generated online report that compares company data with that of up to five different comparison data sets.

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2020 Construction Financial Benchmarker Subscription

A subscription to the Benchmarker includes unlimited access to the following:

  • All Companies Historical Data
  • Company Report Card
  • Construction Financial Benchmarker Excel File
  • Construction Financial Benchmarker PDF Results
  • Customized Comparison Reports
  • Peer Group Comparison Reports
  • Performance Graphs
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Note: A subscription is based on the product year and not a calendar-year purchase.

2020 Construction Financial Benchmarker Excel File Results
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This Construction Financial Benchmarker product is an Excel file of all the results from a given year.

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2020 Construction Financial Benchmarker PDF Results
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This Construction Financial Benchmarker product is a PDF of the high-level results that also includes narrative in select areas as well as compensation data provided by PAS, Inc.

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