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2002 Economic Census
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
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Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services - by subsector

Data based on Geographic Area Series reports. Table includes only establishments of firms with payroll. Nonemployers are shown separately. Introductory text includes scope, methodology, non-sampling error, and confidentiality protection. For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table.

D = Withheld to avoid disclosing data of individual companies; data are included in higher level totals
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NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Receipts
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
  54 Professional, scientific, & technical services 8,679 8,757,629 3,602,849 81,275
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services 8,679 8,757,629 3,602,849 81,275

 

 

Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services - by industry

Data based on Geographic Area Series reports. Table includes only establishments of firms with payroll. Nonemployers are shown separately. Introductory text includes scope, methodology, non-sampling error, and confidentiality protection. For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table.

D = Withheld to avoid disclosing data of individual companies; data are included in higher level totals

NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Receipts
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services 8,679 8,757,629 3,602,849 81,275
5411 Legal services 2,621 1,906,327 718,529 14,692
54111 Offices of lawyers 2,508 1,850,622 699,315 14,087
5411102 Legal aid societies & similar legal services 35 41,978 12,311 311
54119 Other legal services 113 55,705 19,214 605
541191 Title abstract & settlement offices 100 47,779 16,968 506
541199 All other legal services 13 7,926 2,246 99
5412 Accounting, tax preparation, bookkeeping, & payroll services 1,457 628,166 339,896 12,266
54121 Accounting, tax preparation, bookkeeping, & payroll services 1,457 628,166 339,896 12,266
541211 Offices of certified public accountants 690 424,175 203,866 4,798
541213 Tax preparation services 331 51,642 15,204 2,939
541214 Payroll services 45 72,088 80,475 2,845
541219 Other accounting services 391 80,261 40,351 1,684
5413 Architectural, engineering, & related services 1,372 2,024,070 915,169 19,288
54131 Architectural services 234 189,947 74,665 1,577
54132 Landscape architectural services 59 28,192 9,343 412
54133 Engineering services 767 1,602,688 738,682 14,665
54134 Drafting services 53 13,768 7,438 204
54135 Building inspection services 25 3,073 928 32
54136 Geophysical surveying & mapping services 6 10,763 4,291 117
54137 Surveying & mapping (except geophysical) services 160 57,221 27,491 993
54138 Testing laboratories 68 118,418 52,331 1,288
5414 Specialized design services 183 55,599 10,773 458
54141 Interior design services 105 39,160 5,820 281
54142 Industrial design services 5 378 33 4
54143 Graphic design services 63 14,934 4,450 157
54149 Other specialized design services 10 1,127 470 16
5415 Computer systems design & related services 855 1,995,903 798,540 14,224
541511 Custom computer programming services 354 661,532 307,690 4,999
541512 Computer systems design services 352 869,068 336,500 6,441
5415121 Computer systems integrators 170 598,238 208,642 4,250
5415122 Computer systems consultants (except systems integrators) 182 270,830 127,858 2,191
541513 Computer facilities management services 61 D D (1000-2499)
541519 Other computer related services 88 D D (500-999)
5416 Management, scientific, & technical consulting services 771 520,096 210,715 4,525
54161 Management consulting services 605 439,239 182,057 3,814
541611 Admin management & general management consulting services 329 283,361 129,959 2,530
541612 Human resources & executive search consulting services 102 41,720 17,637 553
5416121 Actuarial consulting 1 D D (1-19)
5416122 Executive placement services 50 D D (250-499)
5416123 Human resources and personnel management consulting 51 23,989 8,807 295
541613 Marketing consulting services 78 34,651 6,383 176
541614 Process, physical distribution, & logistics consulting services 55 65,032 23,678 449
541618 Other management consulting services 41 14,475 4,400 106
54162 Environmental consulting services 66 34,802 12,665 315
54169 Other scientific & technical consulting services 100 46,055 15,993 396
5416901 Economic & related consulting services 39 16,907 3,707 123
5416909 All other scientific and technical consulting services 61 29,148 12,286 273
5417 Scientific research & development services 166 888,385 392,862 6,497
54171 Research & development in the phys, engineering & life sciences 156 883,737 390,915 6,444
5417101 Research & devopment in the physical & engineering sciences 98 785,375 344,961 5,568
5417102 Research & development in the life sciences 58 98,362 45,954 876
54171023 Research & development in biotechnology 20 70,481 32,601 631
54171029 Research & development in other life sciences 38 27,881 13,353 245
54172 Research & development in the social sciences & humanities 10 4,648 1,947 53
5418 Advertising & related services 372 359,784 106,440 3,389
54181 Advertising agencies 114 100,204 44,505 954
54182 Public relations agencies 42 14,917 5,020 127
54183 Media buying services 5 2,629 1,017 22
54184 Media representatives 24 14,702 4,548 157
5418401 Radio & television advertising representatives 9 6,251 1,975 105
5418402 Publishers' advertising representatives 15 8,451 2,573 52
54185 Display advertising 35 57,220 9,039 251
54186 Direct mail advertising 30 82,221 22,286 839
54187 Advertising material distribution services 9 2,238 372 18
54189 Other services related to advertising 113 85,653 19,653 1,021
5418901 Welcoming services 3 115 51 4
5418902 Advertising specialties goods distributor 59 61,214 7,877 304
5418903 Sign painting & lettering shop 40 19,881 10,665 686
5418909 All other advertising services 11 4,443 1,060 27
5419 Other professional, scientific, & technical services 882 379,299 109,925 5,936
54191 Marketing research & public opinion polling 21 24,906 6,585 659
54192 Photographic services 273 80,125 18,816 985
541921 Photography studios, portrait 250 74,802 17,583 941
541922 Commercial photography 23 5,323 1,233 44
54193 Translation & interpretation sevices 8 D D (1-19)
541930 Translation & interpretation services 8 D D (1-19)
54194 Veterinary services 470 215,658 66,007 3,647
54199 All other professional, scientific, & technical services 110 D D (500-999)


Source: 2002 Economic Census, Geographic Area Series   Questions?
Last revised: January 06, 2012