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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 3,935 6,641,681 2,919,283 47,287
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services 3,935 6,641,681 2,919,283 47,287

 

 

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 3,935 6,641,681 2,919,283 47,287
5411 Legal services 1,044 1,863,790 798,937 10,507
54111 Offices of lawyers 1,027 1,841,287 793,983 10,376
5411102 Legal aid societies & similar legal services 21 D D (500-999)
54119 Other legal services 17 22,503 4,954 131
541191 Title abstract & settlement offices 4 D D (20-99)
541199 All other legal services 13 D D (20-99)
5412 Accounting, tax preparation, bookkeeping, & payroll services 358 603,426 323,680 6,422
54121 Accounting, tax preparation, bookkeeping, & payroll services 358 603,426 323,680 6,422
541211 Offices of certified public accountants 223 368,618 126,532 2,341
541213 Tax preparation services 22 7,595 2,810 194
541214 Payroll services 19 194,274 177,355 3,368
541219 Other accounting services 94 32,939 16,983 519
5413 Architectural, engineering, & related services 632 1,099,037 456,911 8,115
54131 Architectural services 280 404,422 166,485 3,184
54132 Landscape architectural services 53 30,504 12,410 298
54133 Engineering services 229 593,527 246,770 3,966
54134 Drafting services 8 8,804 5,206 103
54135 Building inspection services 16 D D (20-99)
54137 Surveying & mapping (except geophysical) services 15 10,905 5,957 114
54138 Testing laboratories 29 43,045 15,360 369
5414 Specialized design services 297 149,258 43,329 995
54141 Interior design services 87 64,957 12,240 309
54143 Graphic design services 177 72,255 26,050 551
54149 Other specialized design services 24 D D (100-249)
5415 Computer systems design & related services 467 712,187 362,960 5,255
541511 Custom computer programming services 240 399,519 227,199 3,158
541512 Computer systems design services 147 188,473 91,489 1,356
5415121 Computer systems integrators 52 61,194 25,264 441
5415122 Computer systems consultants (except systems integrators) 95 127,279 66,225 915
541513 Computer facilities management services 18 78,421 25,182 474
541519 Other computer related services 62 45,774 19,090 267
5416 Management, scientific, & technical consulting services 563 731,630 316,602 4,442
54161 Management consulting services 420 606,251 264,363 3,344
541611 Admin management & general management consulting services 212 326,221 140,049 1,751
541612 Human resources & executive search consulting services 82 153,820 81,170 967
5416121 Actuarial consulting 4 D D (250-499)
5416122 Executive placement services 35 D D (100-249)
5416123 Human resources and personnel management consulting 43 80,548 37,772 513
541613 Marketing consulting services 90 78,773 19,623 358
541614 Process, physical distribution, & logistics consulting services 19 40,957 21,178 217
541618 Other management consulting services 17 6,480 2,343 51
54162 Environmental consulting services 68 72,637 30,424 604
54169 Other scientific & technical consulting services 75 52,742 21,815 494
5416901 Economic & related consulting services 43 24,311 10,516 195
5416909 All other scientific and technical consulting services 32 28,431 11,299 299
5417 Scientific research & development services 118 D D (5000-9999)
54171 Research & development in the phys, engineering & life sciences 95 815,903 363,243 6,163
5417101 Research & devopment in the physical & engineering sciences 26 273,008 90,107 1,313
5417102 Research & development in the life sciences 69 542,895 273,136 4,850
54171023 Research & development in biotechnology 41 234,246 135,787 1,961
54171029 Research & development in other life sciences 28 308,649 137,349 2,889
54172 Research & development in the social sciences & humanities 23 D D (100-249)
5418 Advertising & related services 212 499,501 193,360 3,237
54181 Advertising agencies 76 296,137 95,019 1,498
54182 Public relations agencies 66 D D (250-499)
54185 Display advertising 5 D D (100-249)
54186 Direct mail advertising 16 20,876 8,139 190
54187 Advertising material distribution services 4 D D (250-499)
54189 Other services related to advertising 28 D D (250-499)
5418902 Advertising specialties goods distributor 16 28,848 5,154 121
5418903 Sign painting & lettering shop 9 3,042 913 33
5419 Other professional, scientific, & technical services 244 D D (1000-2499)
54191 Marketing research & public opinion polling 28 40,244 14,843 554
54192 Photographic services 84 36,550 11,773 515
541921 Photography studios, portrait 37 22,101 8,094 368
541922 Commercial photography 47 14,449 3,679 147
54193 Translation & interpretation sevices 20 3,452 1,183 46
541930 Translation & interpretation services 20 3,452 1,183 46
54194 Veterinary services 49 42,920 14,801 578
54199 All other professional, scientific, & technical services 63 D D (250-499)


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