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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 1,141 2,544,010 1,071,823 16,687
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services 1,141 2,544,010 1,071,823 16,687

 

 

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 1,141 2,544,010 1,071,823 16,687
5411 Legal services 194 299,500 126,594 1,746
54111 Offices of lawyers 181 284,885 121,070 1,680
54119 Other legal services 13 14,615 5,524 66
541191 Title abstract & settlement offices 8 9,719 2,636 45
541199 All other legal services 5 4,896 2,888 21
5412 Accounting, tax preparation, bookkeeping, & payroll services 63 60,152 36,111 724
54121 Accounting, tax preparation, bookkeeping, & payroll services 63 60,152 36,111 724
541211 Offices of certified public accountants 40 52,900 30,974 492
541213 Tax preparation services 8 D D (100-249)
541219 Other accounting services 12 D D (20-99)
5413 Architectural, engineering, & related services 157 583,512 239,560 3,917
54131 Architectural services 45 73,698 27,844 453
54132 Landscape architectural services 10 17,768 7,442 123
54133 Engineering services 94 486,618 202,119 3,291
5414 Specialized design services 65 D D (250-499)
54141 Interior design services 22 D D (20-99)
54143 Graphic design services 41 32,573 11,381 194
5415 Computer systems design & related services 186 546,206 224,587 3,819
541511 Custom computer programming services 79 163,280 80,764 1,190
541512 Computer systems design services 73 318,704 110,177 2,044
5415121 Computer systems integrators 21 156,096 41,069 614
5415122 Computer systems consultants (except systems integrators) 52 162,608 69,108 1,430
541519 Other computer related services 16 D D (100-249)
5416 Management, scientific, & technical consulting services 284 467,150 195,692 2,649
54161 Management consulting services 234 412,787 170,630 2,313
541611 Admin management & general management consulting services 142 294,904 139,279 1,747
541612 Human resources & executive search consulting services 22 16,564 4,304 73
5416122 Executive placement services 10 D D (20-99)
5416123 Human resources and personnel management consulting 10 9,980 2,967 28
541613 Marketing consulting services 52 73,269 18,736 324
541614 Process, physical distribution, & logistics consulting services 10 D D (20-99)
541618 Other management consulting services 8 D D (20-99)
54162 Environmental consulting services 16 28,984 12,468 174
54169 Other scientific & technical consulting services 34 25,379 12,594 162
5416901 Economic & related consulting services 24 16,290 8,019 96
5416909 All other scientific and technical consulting services 10 9,089 4,575 66
5417 Scientific research & development services 42 D D (1000-2499)
54171 Research & development in the phys, engineering & life sciences 34 315,297 153,229 2,205
5417101 Research & devopment in the physical & engineering sciences 29 D D (1000-2499)
5417102 Research & development in the life sciences 5 D D (100-249)
54172 Research & development in the social sciences & humanities 8 D D (100-249)
5418 Advertising & related services 88 129,221 50,592 732
54181 Advertising agencies 10 34,392 17,041 155
54182 Public relations agencies 49 55,644 17,523 273
54186 Direct mail advertising 17 23,486 8,599 241
54189 Other services related to advertising 3 D D (20-99)
5419 Other professional, scientific, & technical services 62 D D (250-499)
54191 Marketing research & public opinion polling 19 46,138 9,249 128
54192 Photographic services 13 4,380 1,302 48
541921 Photography studios, portrait 11 D D (20-99)
54194 Veterinary services 4 10,110 4,642 123
54199 All other professional, scientific, & technical services 25 D D (20-99)


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