The QSR 50 Burger Segment

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    category rank qsr 50 rank company 2020 us systemwide sales millions 2020 average sales per unit thousands 2020 franchisedlicensed units 2020 company units 2020 total units total change in units from 2019
    1 1 McDonald's 40,518 3,037 13,025 657 13,682 -164
    2 5 Wendy's 10,231 1,725 5,520 361 5,881 29
    3 6 Burger King 9,657 1,414 7,029 52 7,081 -265
    4 11 Sonic Drive-In 5,680 1,611 3,255 271 3,526 0
    5 20 Jack in the Box 3,673 1,660 2,097 144 2,241 -2
    6 22 Whataburger 2,698 3,197 114 730 844 14
    7 25 Hardee's 2,000 1,100 1,563 203 1,766 -64
    8 26 Culver's 1,986 2,624 776 6 782 50
    9 29 Five Guys 1,711 2,575 938 444 1,382 14
    10 31 Carl's Jr. 1,500 1,400 1,031 48 1,079 -21
    11 33 In-N-Out Burger* 1,100 3,060 0 365 365 11
    12 36 Checkers/Rally's 854 1,030 594 264 858 -17
    13 40 Steak 'n' Shake* 800 1,563 276 280 556 -54
    14 46 Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburgers 643 1,681 356 32 388 20
    15 49 White Castle* 565 1,527 0 365 365 -10

    *Includes figures estimated by QSR.