Chick-fil-A Selling General and Administrative Expenses

Selling, general and administrative expenses of Chick-fil-A 2016-2021

Amounts are in millions.

YearS,G&A expenses (millions)
2021$2,736.73
2020$2,312.8
2019$2,251.3
2018$1,916.82
2017$1,623.8
2016$1,308.8

Chick-fil-A is the largest QSR chicken restaurant in the United States based on annual system-wide net sales. The company experienced strong financial growth in its net revenues in 2021 compared to 2020. Its total net revenues exceeded $5 billion for the first time in the brand's history. The company generated $5.76 billion in net revenues in 2021 compared to $4.32 billion in 2020. Its total costs and expenses in 2021 reached $4.07 billion in 2021 compared to $3.2 billion in 2020. 

The total selling general and administrative expenses of Chick-fil-A remained $2.74 billion in 2021 compared to $2.3 billion in 2020. 

Chick-fil-A had 2,704 restaurants open and operating domestically as of December 31, 2021. It also had 5 franchised locations operational in Toronto, Canada at the end of 2021.