Exponent is an engineering and scientific consulting firm providing solutions to complex problems. Whether the firm investigates an incident that happened in the past, or assists with the development of a new product or service, Exponent offers knowledge to assist its clients make informed, intelligent decisions. Exponent's multidisciplinary organization of scientists, physicians, engineers, and business consultants brings together more than 90 technical disciplines to address complicated issues facing industry and business today. The firm's consultants analyze failures and accidents to determine their causes and provide answers to help prevent such problems. In addition, Exponent evaluates human health and environmental concerns to find cost-effective solutions. Exponent’s staff of approximately 900, located in 20 offices throughout the nation and 6 international offices, combines unparalleled technical expertise with the ability, when necessary, to focus this knowledge in extremely short time frames. Our multidisciplinary team of scientists, physicians, engineers, and regulatory consultants will perform either in-depth scientific research and analysis, or very rapid-response evaluations, to provide our clients with the critical information that both day-to-day and strategic decisions can require.
Company Growth (employees)
Menlo Park, US
Size (employees)
1,023 (est)
Exponent was founded in 1967 and is headquartered in Menlo Park, US

Exponent Office Locations

Exponent has offices in Menlo Park, Natick, Shanghai, Oakland and in 22 other locations
Menlo Park, US (HQ)
149 Commonwealth Dr
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Exponent Financials and Metrics

Exponent Financials

Exponent's revenue was reported to be $315.1 m in FY, 2016

Revenue (Q2, 2017)

87.8 m

Net income (Q2, 2017)

13.8 m

EBIT (Q2, 2017)

20.3 m

Market capitalization (11-Dec-2017)

1.9 b

Cash (30-Jun-2017)

90.2 m
Exponent's current market capitalization is $1.9 b.
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


296.2 m304.7 m312.8 m315.1 m

Revenue growth, %


General and administrative expense

15.5 m

Operating expense total

15.5 m
USDQ3, 2013Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2014Q3, 2015Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017


75.2 m78.6 m76 m76.6 m79 m80.3 m79.9 m83.2 m77.3 m77.6 m84.1 m87.8 m

General and administrative expense

3.7 m4.4 m3.7 m3.7 m4 m3.5 m4.1 m3.5 m4.1 m3.7 m4.2 m5 m

Operating expense total

60.1 m59.3 m61.9 m60.5 m58.1 m65.3 m61.2 m66.7 m62.4 m62 m69.5 m67.5 m


15.2 m19.2 m14.1 m16.1 m20.9 m15 m18.7 m16.4 m14.9 m15.6 m14.6 m20.3 m
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


122.9 m129.5 m125.8 m115 m

Accounts Receivable

103.7 m

Current Assets

251.7 m266.5 m272.8 m274 m


8.6 m8.6 m8.6 m8.6 m
USDQ3, 2013Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2014Q3, 2015Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017


121.7 m115.6 m105.6 m112.9 m124.5 m123.7 m131.9 m98.5 m113.5 m98.4 m87.1 m90.2 m

Current Assets

235 m254.5 m249.6 m255.2 m269.5 m256.8 m269.1 m261.7 m272.6 m257.3 m263.6 m278.7 m


8.6 m8.6 m8.6 m8.6 m8.6 m8.6 m8.6 m8.6 m8.6 m8.6 m8.6 m8.6 m

Total Assets

324.5 m352.1 m342 m351.1 m369 m357.2 m368.1 m377.4 m388.4 m385.4 m398.2 m409.7 m
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

38.6 m40.7 m43.6 m47.5 m

Accounts Receivable

6.7 m(11 m)(3.1 m)(1.3 m)

Cash From Operating Activities

61.8 m48.3 m60.5 m66.9 m

Capital Expenditures

(6.2 m)(4.9 m)(5.4 m)(14.4 m)
USDQ3, 2013Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2014Q3, 2015Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017

Net Income

11.1 m11 m9.2 m11.3 m11.7 m10.3 m11.7 m15.4 m10.5 m11.3 m16.6 m

Income Taxes Paid

6.4 m7.3 m6.2 m7.1 m6.7 m
USDY, 2017


85.9 k

Financial Leverage

1.4 x
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Exponent Operating Metrics

FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016



Billable Hours

1.11 m1.13 m1.12 m
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Exponent Market Value History

Exponent Revenue Breakdown

Exponent Median Salaries

Source: 37 public H-1B filings from Exponent

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Exponent News and Updates

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