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2002 Economic Census
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
Los Angeles city, CA     open pdf map in new window

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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. 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 12,711 18,771,827 7,719,349 163,823
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services 12,711 18,771,827 7,719,349 163,823

 

 

Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services - by industry

Data based on Geographic Area Series reports. Table includes only establishments of firms with payroll. 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 12,711 18,771,827 7,719,349 163,823
5411 Legal services 3,974 D D (25k-49k)
54111 Offices of lawyers 3,899 7,406,127 2,830,423 36,427
5411102 Legal aid societies & similar legal services 49 D D (500-999)
54119 Other legal services 75 D D (500-999)
541191 Title abstract & settlement offices 16 D D (250-499)
541199 All other legal services 59 59,572 18,637 573
5412 Accounting, tax preparation, bookkeeping, & payroll services 2,039 2,960,122 1,559,220 67,321
54121 Accounting, tax preparation, bookkeeping, & payroll services 2,039 2,960,122 1,559,220 67,321
541211 Offices of certified public accountants 1,253 1,578,921 563,045 9,926
541213 Tax preparation services 212 46,879 12,371 1,645
541214 Payroll services 88 1,092,831 875,143 52,788
541219 Other accounting services 486 241,491 108,661 2,962
5413 Architectural, engineering, & related services 1,041 1,388,894 559,406 10,011
54131 Architectural services 401 535,220 192,404 3,507
54132 Landscape architectural services 72 46,560 14,700 479
54133 Engineering services 464 714,816 312,352 5,121
54135 Building inspection services 21 9,569 2,429 65
54136 Geophysical surveying & mapping services 4 9,992 3,847 59
54137 Surveying & mapping (except geophysical) services 22 13,933 6,547 131
54138 Testing laboratories 46 57,111 26,652 629
5414 Specialized design services 806 483,219 146,221 3,361
54141 Interior design services 216 139,110 32,997 845
54142 Industrial design services 42 38,350 18,147 355
54143 Graphic design services 425 251,589 82,837 1,757
54149 Other specialized design services 123 54,170 12,240 404
5415 Computer systems design & related services 1,123 1,119,457 535,452 8,504
541511 Custom computer programming services 536 524,397 274,321 4,148
541512 Computer systems design services 409 440,610 151,347 2,695
5415121 Computer systems integrators 163 169,731 59,874 1,104
5415122 Computer systems consultants (except systems integrators) 246 270,879 91,473 1,591
541519 Other computer related services 138 111,462 44,526 849
5416 Management, scientific, & technical consulting services 1,684 2,164,260 903,520 14,781
54161 Management consulting services 1,373 1,963,351 821,493 13,249
541611 Admin management & general management consulting services 672 1,177,810 438,362 6,149
541612 Human resources & executive search consulting services 241 463,579 277,707 4,984
5416121 Actuarial consulting 14 46,014 36,244 330
5416122 Executive placement services 134 119,209 68,315 941
5416123 Human resources and personnel management consulting 93 298,356 173,148 3,713
541613 Marketing consulting services 308 221,900 67,289 1,318
541614 Process, physical distribution, & logistics consulting services 52 74,345 29,151 515
541618 Other management consulting services 100 25,717 8,984 283
54162 Environmental consulting services 77 40,521 13,960 318
54169 Other scientific & technical consulting services 234 160,388 68,067 1,214
5416901 Economic & related consulting services 163 113,521 46,273 742
5416909 All other scientific and technical consulting services 71 46,867 21,794 472
5417 Scientific research & development services 176 D D (2500-4999)
54171 Research & development in the phys, engineering & life sciences 139 304,348 142,052 2,243
5417101 Research & devopment in the physical & engineering sciences 72 158,204 80,749 995
5417102 Research & development in the life sciences 67 146,144 61,303 1,248
54171023 Research & development in biotechnology 21 34,038 18,764 307
54171029 Research & development in other life sciences 46 112,106 42,539 941
54172 Research & development in the social sciences & humanities 37 D D (250-499)
5418 Advertising & related services 954 1,893,861 719,704 11,803
54181 Advertising agencies 309 767,138 345,953 5,118
54182 Public relations agencies 266 281,267 123,803 1,956
54183 Media buying services 34 80,034 45,424 704
54184 Media representatives 96 241,053 90,085 1,136
5418401 Radio & television advertising representatives 48 195,281 75,474 878
5418402 Publishers' advertising representatives 48 45,772 14,611 258
54185 Display advertising 39 243,602 42,404 669
54186 Direct mail advertising 75 128,814 43,113 1,352
54187 Advertising material distribution services 17 16,801 2,570 74
54189 Other services related to advertising 118 135,152 26,352 794
5418902 Advertising specialties goods distributor 62 107,675 19,537 452
5418903 Sign painting & lettering shop 31 9,568 2,374 104
5418909 All other advertising services 24 D D (100-249)
5419 Other professional, scientific, & technical services 914 D D (5000-9999)
54191 Marketing research & public opinion polling 139 487,934 146,369 3,885
54192 Photographic services 313 137,278 37,340 1,419
541921 Photography studios, portrait 176 70,751 19,106 866
541922 Commercial photography 137 66,527 18,234 553
54193 Translation & interpretation sevices 45 19,029 4,590 131
541930 Translation & interpretation services 45 19,029 4,590 131
54194 Veterinary services 145 139,737 51,780 1,730
54199 All other professional, scientific, & technical services 272 D D (1000-2499)


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