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2002 Economic Census
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
Orange County, 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. 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 11,910 15,318,866 5,888,006 105,531
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services 11,910 15,318,866 5,888,006 105,531

 

 

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 11,910 15,318,866 5,888,006 105,531
5411 Legal services 2,330 2,443,879 920,073 14,294
54111 Offices of lawyers 2,263 2,373,822 896,444 13,705
5411102 Legal aid societies & similar legal services 16 8,270 3,652 91
54119 Other legal services 67 70,057 23,629 589
541191 Title abstract & settlement offices 19 39,523 15,764 281
541199 All other legal services 48 30,534 7,865 308
5412 Accounting, tax preparation, bookkeeping, & payroll services 1,564 1,408,067 565,487 13,244
54121 Accounting, tax preparation, bookkeeping, & payroll services 1,564 1,408,067 565,487 13,244
541211 Offices of certified public accountants 817 616,571 228,074 4,741
541213 Tax preparation services 249 52,341 15,076 1,343
541214 Payroll services 47 490,785 218,643 4,167
541219 Other accounting services 451 248,370 103,694 2,993
5413 Architectural, engineering, & related services 1,833 3,623,959 1,541,453 24,356
54131 Architectural services 397 741,491 227,910 3,517
54132 Landscape architectural services 126 175,236 71,080 1,643
54133 Engineering services 1,058 2,402,909 1,124,228 16,813
54134 Drafting services 32 13,688 5,322 127
54135 Building inspection services 58 24,298 8,275 174
54136 Geophysical surveying & mapping services 13 9,770 3,294 45
54137 Surveying & mapping (except geophysical) services 51 69,017 32,585 578
54138 Testing laboratories 98 187,550 68,759 1,459
5414 Specialized design services 493 402,024 96,988 2,386
54141 Interior design services 179 218,074 40,880 1,037
54142 Industrial design services 54 52,395 15,727 285
54143 Graphic design services 232 116,890 35,264 902
54149 Other specialized design services 28 14,665 5,117 162
5415 Computer systems design & related services 1,887 3,244,278 1,241,513 18,280
541511 Custom computer programming services 973 1,436,735 620,372 9,097
541512 Computer systems design services 660 1,592,164 530,406 7,729
5415121 Computer systems integrators 306 1,181,371 375,117 5,408
5415122 Computer systems consultants (except systems integrators) 354 410,793 155,289 2,321
541519 Other computer related services 201 154,160 64,739 1,059
5416 Management, scientific, & technical consulting services 2,042 1,794,520 672,392 13,257
54161 Management consulting services 1,612 1,440,819 530,058 10,817
541611 Admin management & general management consulting services 714 813,468 301,116 5,752
541612 Human resources & executive search consulting services 273 160,989 75,196 1,321
5416121 Actuarial consulting 15 D D (100-249)
5416122 Executive placement services 148 D D (500-999)
5416123 Human resources and personnel management consulting 110 73,129 35,685 683
541613 Marketing consulting services 412 317,556 114,527 2,771
541614 Process, physical distribution, & logistics consulting services 91 112,833 28,021 633
541618 Other management consulting services 122 35,973 11,198 340
54162 Environmental consulting services 159 239,448 98,617 1,601
54169 Other scientific & technical consulting services 271 114,253 43,717 839
5416901 Economic & related consulting services 164 57,150 20,153 405
5416909 All other scientific and technical consulting services 107 57,103 23,564 434
5417 Scientific research & development services 260 677,364 312,243 4,820
54171 Research & development in the phys, engineering & life sciences 234 638,094 286,165 4,274
5417101 Research & devopment in the physical & engineering sciences 132 364,891 164,907 2,492
5417102 Research & development in the life sciences 102 273,203 121,258 1,782
54171023 Research & development in biotechnology 48 D D (500-999)
54171029 Research & development in other life sciences 54 D D (500-999)
54172 Research & development in the social sciences & humanities 26 39,270 26,078 546
5418 Advertising & related services 651 1,070,735 342,948 8,121
54181 Advertising agencies 219 292,664 130,790 1,908
54182 Public relations agencies 88 57,803 17,094 343
54183 Media buying services 17 D D (100-249)
54184 Media representatives 36 29,643 9,978 194
5418402 Publishers' advertising representatives 29 21,441 7,522 131
54185 Display advertising 39 49,219 16,986 573
54186 Direct mail advertising 90 295,643 90,668 2,344
54187 Advertising material distribution services 21 D D (100-249)
54189 Other services related to advertising 141 D D (1000-2499)
5418902 Advertising specialties goods distributor 63 141,908 21,195 520
5418903 Sign painting & lettering shop 43 17,401 4,912 209
5418909 All other advertising services 34 D D (1000-2499)
5419 Other professional, scientific, & technical services 850 654,040 194,909 6,773
54191 Marketing research & public opinion polling 101 123,219 37,303 1,411
54192 Photographic services 210 86,016 23,062 1,038
541921 Photography studios, portrait 157 59,932 16,123 827
541922 Commercial photography 53 26,084 6,939 211
54193 Translation & interpretation sevices 38 D D (100-249)
541930 Translation & interpretation services 38 D D (100-249)
54194 Veterinary services 232 247,063 80,266 3,001
54199 All other professional, scientific, & technical services 269 D D (1000-2499)


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