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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 6,285 19,470,861 8,615,717 126,994
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services 6,285 19,470,861 8,615,717 126,994

 

 

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 6,285 19,470,861 8,615,717 126,994
5411 Legal services 560 878,909 357,347 4,785
54111 Offices of lawyers 467 790,071 326,472 4,166
5411102 Legal aid societies & similar legal services 8 5,535 2,112 56
54119 Other legal services 93 88,838 30,875 619
541191 Title abstract & settlement offices 78 78,622 26,612 526
541199 All other legal services 15 10,216 4,263 93
5412 Accounting, tax preparation, bookkeeping, & payroll services 487 661,056 259,851 5,422
54121 Accounting, tax preparation, bookkeeping, & payroll services 487 661,056 259,851 5,422
541211 Offices of certified public accountants 251 476,315 185,037 2,824
541213 Tax preparation services 62 12,427 4,265 575
541214 Payroll services 17 124,363 47,065 1,366
541219 Other accounting services 157 47,951 23,484 657
5413 Architectural, engineering, & related services 700 2,288,644 1,059,936 16,654
54131 Architectural services 100 101,239 45,669 828
54132 Landscape architectural services 20 16,996 5,849 161
54133 Engineering services 503 2,087,607 982,573 14,972
54135 Building inspection services 32 6,550 2,415 67
54137 Surveying & mapping (except geophysical) services 20 19,618 8,252 191
54138 Testing laboratories 16 54,084 14,211 401
5414 Specialized design services 173 80,171 22,425 521
54141 Interior design services 87 47,302 11,441 280
54143 Graphic design services 82 D D (100-249)
5415 Computer systems design & related services 2,190 9,424,364 4,019,774 57,641
541511 Custom computer programming services 899 2,501,040 1,305,001 17,751
541512 Computer systems design services 919 4,967,255 1,890,577 28,379
5415121 Computer systems integrators 344 2,585,347 948,502 13,742
5415122 Computer systems consultants (except systems integrators) 575 2,381,908 942,075 14,637
541513 Computer facilities management services 139 1,473,666 590,206 8,487
541519 Other computer related services 233 482,403 233,990 3,024
5416 Management, scientific, & technical consulting services 1,404 2,770,418 1,484,624 21,107
54161 Management consulting services 1,140 2,428,026 1,318,931 18,441
541611 Admin management & general management consulting services 685 1,993,798 1,171,178 16,173
541612 Human resources & executive search consulting services 164 98,121 47,621 675
5416121 Actuarial consulting 6 13,353 7,343 72
5416122 Executive placement services 64 39,287 21,621 308
5416123 Human resources and personnel management consulting 94 45,481 18,657 295
541613 Marketing consulting services 185 90,497 35,766 678
541614 Process, physical distribution, & logistics consulting services 61 234,536 59,823 832
541618 Other management consulting services 45 11,074 4,543 83
54162 Environmental consulting services 71 157,731 77,019 1,514
54169 Other scientific & technical consulting services 193 184,661 88,674 1,152
5416901 Economic & related consulting services 107 44,391 18,724 314
5416909 All other scientific and technical consulting services 86 140,270 69,950 838
5417 Scientific research & development services 187 2,637,184 1,173,547 15,508
54171 Research & development in the phys, engineering & life sciences 168 2,610,698 1,159,642 15,294
5417101 Research & devopment in the physical & engineering sciences 135 2,536,127 1,128,159 14,769
5417102 Research & development in the life sciences 33 74,571 31,483 525
54171023 Research & development in biotechnology 15 21,807 9,350 166
54171029 Research & development in other life sciences 18 52,764 22,133 359
54172 Research & development in the social sciences & humanities 19 26,486 13,905 214
5418 Advertising & related services 239 376,911 121,581 2,427
54181 Advertising agencies 51 124,940 48,044 757
54182 Public relations agencies 83 58,132 18,565 318
54184 Media representatives 9 10,949 3,853 59
54185 Display advertising 5 D D (100-249)
54186 Direct mail advertising 51 136,113 38,190 928
54189 Other services related to advertising 32 D D (100-249)
5418902 Advertising specialties goods distributor 17 21,958 3,802 74
5418903 Sign painting & lettering shop 14 5,656 1,854 69
5419 Other professional, scientific, & technical services 345 353,204 116,632 2,929
54191 Marketing research & public opinion polling 39 94,745 44,634 701
54192 Photographic services 64 23,567 7,118 273
541921 Photography studios, portrait 43 13,641 3,768 160
541922 Commercial photography 21 9,926 3,350 113
54193 Translation & interpretation sevices 18 2,633 901 22
541930 Translation & interpretation services 18 2,633 901 22
54194 Veterinary services 93 101,649 42,054 1,548
54199 All other professional, scientific, & technical services 131 130,610 21,925 385


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