1997 Economic Census:
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
Alaska


These data are from the 1997 and 2002 Economic Censuses.
For more recent data, see the current Industry Statistics Sampler.
 
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services by Subsector
Introductory text includes scope and methodology. Table includes only establishments with payroll. Nonemployers are shown separately. For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table.
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NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Receipts
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
  54 Professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 1,437 945,873 370,754 7,892
Exempt 23 9,308 4,307 97
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 1,437 945,873 370,754 7,892
Exempt 23 9,308 4,307 97

 

 

Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services by Industry
Introductory text includes scope and methodology. Table includes only establishments with payroll. Nonemployers are shown separately. For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table.
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Receipts
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
54 Professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 1,437 945,873 370,754 7,892
Exempt 23 9,308 4,307 97
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Receipts
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 1,437 945,873 370,754 7,892
Exempt 23 9,308 4,307 97
5411 Legal services Taxable 472 250,188 108,958 2,030
Exempt 11 3,893 2,200 57
54111 Offices of lawyers Taxable 460 244,134 106,555 1,957
Exempt 11 3,893 2,200 57
5411101 Offices of lawyers (except legal aid societies) Taxable 460 244,134 106,555 1,957
5411102 Legal aid societies & similar legal services Exempt 11 3,893 2,200 57
54119 Other legal services Taxable 12 6,054 2,403 73
541191 Title abstract & settlement offices Taxable 5 D D (20-99)
541199 All other legal services Taxable 7 D D (1-19)
5412 Accounting, tax return prep, bookkeeping, & payroll services Taxable 259 80,372 33,067 1,146
54121 Accounting, tax return prep, bookkeeping, & payroll services Taxable 259 80,372 33,067 1,146
541211 Offices of certified public accountants Taxable 130 58,287 24,580 606
541213 Tax return preparation services Taxable 44 7,540 2,174 237
541214 Payroll services Taxable 3 D D (1-19)
541219 Other accounting services Taxable 82 D D (250-499)
5413 Architectural, engineering, & related services Taxable 361 404,604 155,989 3,027
54131 Architectural services Taxable 47 45,369 16,417 337
54132 Landscape Architectural Services (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
54133 Engineering services Taxable 201 312,928 118,413 2,152
54134 Drafting services Taxable 3 216 53 4
54135 Building inspection services Taxable 11 1,393 607 17
54136 Geophysical surveying & mapping services Taxable 4 467 187 2
54137 Surveying & mapping (except geophysical) services Taxable 68 21,298 9,755 285
54138 Testing laboratories Taxable 27 22,933 10,557 230
5414 Specialized design services Taxable 14 6,231 1,205 46
54141 Interior design services Taxable 9 5,249 1,131 40
54143 Graphic design services Taxable 5 982 74 6
5414301 Graphic design services (except commercial art & medical artists) Taxable 3 D D (1-19)
5414302 Commercial art Taxable 2 D D (1-19)
5415 Computer systems design & related services Taxable 56 43,863 20,951 418
541511 Custom computer programming services Taxable 27 29,105 15,649 300
541512 Computer systems design services Taxable 19 12,096 4,387 94
5415121 Computer systems integrators Taxable 11 8,765 2,629 58
5415122 Computer systems consultants (except systems integrators) Taxable 8 3,331 1,758 36
541513 Computer facilities management services Taxable 1 D D (1-19)
541519 Other computer related services Taxable 9 D D (20-99)
5416 Management, scientific, & technical consulting services Taxable 143 85,324 29,907 538
54161 Management consulting services Taxable 71 48,408 17,191 261
541611 Administrative management & general management consulting service Taxable 39 16,237 4,230 103
541612 Human resources & executive search consulting services Taxable 6 2,163 147 11
5416122 Executive placement services Taxable 1 D D (1-19)
5416123 Human resources & personnel management consulting Taxable 5 D D (1-19)
541613 Marketing consulting services Taxable 12 D D (1-19)
541614 Process, physical distribution, & logistics consulting services Taxable 7 D D (100-249)
541618 Other management consulting services Taxable 7 2,297 1,130 17
54162 Environmental consulting services Taxable 35 26,677 9,502 187
54169 Other scientific & technical consulting services Taxable 37 10,239 3,214 90
5417 Scientific research & development services Taxable 18 17,435 6,266 134
Exempt 12 5,415 2,107 40
54171 R&D in the physical, engineering, & life sciences Taxable 16 D D (100-249)
Exempt 7 3,693 1,407 24
5417101 R&D in the physical & engineering sciences Taxable 9 D D (20-99)
Exempt 2 D D (1-19)
5417102 Research & development in the life sciences Taxable 7 D D (20-99)
Exempt 5 D D (1-19)
54172 Research & development in the social sciences & humanities Taxable 2 D D (1-19)
Exempt 5 1,722 700 16
5418 Advertising & related services Taxable 66 46,193 11,615 327
54181 Advertising agencies Taxable 20 21,322 6,904 144
54182 Public relations agencies Taxable 12 4,073 870 14
54183 Media buying services Taxable 1 D D (1-19)
54184 Media representatives Taxable 3 D D (20-99)
5418401 Radio & television advertising representatives Taxable 2 D D (1-19)
5418402 Publishers' advertising representatives Taxable 1 D D (20-99)
54185 Display advertising Taxable 1 D D (1-19)
5418502 Outdoor advertising services Taxable 1 D D (1-19)
54186 Direct mail advertising Taxable 4 D D (20-99)
54187 Advertising material distribution services Taxable 1 D D (1-19)
54189 Other services related to advertising Taxable 24 7,950 1,553 93
5418902 Advertising specialties goods distributor Taxable 8 4,618 673 25
5418903 Sign painting & lettering shop Taxable 12 2,628 635 34
5418909 All other advertising Taxable 4 704 245 34
5419 Other professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 48 11,663 2,796 226
54191 Marketing research & public opinion polling Taxable 6 1,928 930 94
54192 Photographic services Taxable 33 8,637 1,496 110
541921 Photographic studios, portrait Taxable 27 6,944 1,251 88
541922 Commercial photography Taxable 6 1,693 245 22
54193 Translation & interpretation services Taxable 3 69 33 4
54194 Veterinary Services (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
54199 All other professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 6 1,029 337 18
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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