The ACM Benchmark Calculator is an ACM Member benefit. It consists of 19 reports that compare museums' performance in 33 different areas of operation. Each one to five page report explains how to interpret key performance indicators and offers questions for the museum to consider.
To request Benchmark Calculator data, please complete the following steps:
Step 1: Choose a comparison group of 12 museums based on location or the following data points:
Total annual operating expenses (specify range)
Total onsite attendance (specify range)
MSA population (specify range)
Total building square footage (specify range)
Total exhibit square footage, including traveling exhibit space (specify range)
Step 2: Select a report- See a list of all reports.
Report requests will be fulfilled within 1 business day.