Revenue Per Employee

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Definition of 'Revenue Per Employee'


An important ratio that looks at a company's sales in relation to the number of employees they have. It is calculated as:



Revenue Per Employee
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Investopedia explains 'Revenue Per Employee'


This ratio is most useful when compared against other companies in the same industry. Ideally, a company wants the highest revenue per employee possible, as it denotes higher productivity.

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