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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. 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 776 3,186,010 1,526,121 17,342
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services 776 3,186,010 1,526,121 17,342

 

 

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 776 3,186,010 1,526,121 17,342
5411 Legal services 146 D D (2500-4999)
54111 Offices of lawyers 144 1,065,161 520,187 4,320
5412 Accounting, tax preparation, bookkeeping, & payroll services 42 74,095 32,863 729
54121 Accounting, tax preparation, bookkeeping, & payroll services 42 74,095 32,863 729
541211 Offices of certified public accountants 33 D D (250-499)
5413 Architectural, engineering, & related services 92 149,417 69,717 768
54131 Architectural services 36 32,736 13,287 186
54132 Landscape architectural services 9 7,086 2,493 36
54133 Engineering services 41 107,216 52,968 530
5414 Specialized design services 44 32,652 14,196 211
54141 Interior design services 7 D D (20-99)
54142 Industrial design services 5 8,716 4,451 55
54143 Graphic design services 31 19,684 8,631 129
5415 Computer systems design & related services 181 475,904 267,819 2,862
541511 Custom computer programming services 113 385,343 221,261 2,120
541512 Computer systems design services 42 30,962 14,141 199
5415122 Computer systems consultants (except systems integrators) 34 20,381 9,558 146
541519 Other computer related services 22 57,637 31,353 531
5416 Management, scientific, & technical consulting services 120 160,409 79,764 768
54161 Management consulting services 97 146,135 74,609 682
541611 Admin management & general management consulting services 57 111,837 59,841 517
541612 Human resources & executive search consulting services 15 14,416 6,297 69
5416122 Executive placement services 11 12,386 5,430 58
541613 Marketing consulting services 19 18,130 7,722 88
54169 Other scientific & technical consulting services 19 11,967 3,916 59
5416901 Economic & related consulting services 14 10,640 3,566 51
5417 Scientific research & development services 91 D D (2500-4999)
54171 Research & development in the phys, engineering & life sciences 79 1,050,315 459,426 4,602
5417101 Research & devopment in the physical & engineering sciences 46 D D (1000-2499)
5417102 Research & development in the life sciences 33 D D (2500-4999)
54171023 Research & development in biotechnology 19 D D (1000-2499)
54171029 Research & development in other life sciences 14 174,199 100,920 989
54172 Research & development in the social sciences & humanities 12 D D (250-499)
5418 Advertising & related services 24 62,918 27,545 2,534
54181 Advertising agencies 11 18,213 7,632 117
54182 Public relations agencies 7 D D (20-99)
54189 Other services related to advertising 4 D D (1000-2499)
5418909 All other advertising services 2 D D (1000-2499)
5419 Other professional, scientific, & technical services 36 D D (100-249)
54191 Marketing research & public opinion polling 7 18,517 8,002 86
54193 Translation & interpretation sevices 5 D D (1-19)
541930 Translation & interpretation services 5 D D (1-19)
54194 Veterinary services 5 5,669 2,313 118
54199 All other professional, scientific, & technical services 16 D D (1-19)


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