1997 Economic Census:
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
Alameda County, CA


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 3,667 3,875,301 1,498,283 30,441
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 3,667 3,875,301 1,498,283 30,441

 

 

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 3,667 3,875,301 1,498,283 30,441
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Receipts
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 3,667 3,875,301 1,498,283 30,441
5411 Legal services Taxable 776 552,097 228,279 4,070
54111 Offices of lawyers Taxable 746 530,877 219,295 3,837
5411101 Offices of lawyers (except legal aid societies) Taxable 746 530,877 219,295 3,837
54119 Other legal services Taxable 30 21,220 8,984 233
541191 Title abstract & settlement offices Taxable 19 17,261 7,090 164
541199 All other legal services Taxable 11 3,959 1,894 69
5412 Accounting, tax return prep, bookkeeping, & payroll services Taxable 460 205,396 85,037 2,864
54121 Accounting, tax return prep, bookkeeping, & payroll services Taxable 460 205,396 85,037 2,864
541211 Offices of certified public accountants Taxable 231 122,710 47,270 1,250
541213 Tax return preparation services Taxable 94 16,742 4,969 870
541214 Payroll services Taxable 9 D D (250-499)
541219 Other accounting services Taxable 126 D D (250-499)
5413 Architectural, engineering, & related services Taxable 676 785,359 342,498 6,984
54131 Architectural services Taxable 158 109,905 37,482 915
54132 Landscape Architectural Services (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
54133 Engineering services Taxable 428 529,206 241,657 4,481
54134 Drafting services Taxable 9 8,227 3,399 77
54135 Building inspection services Taxable 8 D D (20-99)
54137 Surveying & mapping (except geophysical) services Taxable 26 20,607 8,866 237
54138 Testing laboratories Taxable 45 114,142 49,640 1,214
5414 Specialized design services Taxable 129 77,142 25,537 666
54141 Interior design services Taxable 23 12,545 4,797 112
54142 Industrial design services Taxable 10 D D (20-99)
54143 Graphic design services Taxable 91 55,516 17,681 438
5414301 Graphic design services (except commercial art & medical artists) Taxable 81 D D (250-499)
5414302 Commercial art Taxable 10 D D (20-99)
5415 Computer systems design & related services Taxable 797 1,158,394 404,792 7,021
541511 Custom computer programming services Taxable 394 404,241 204,361 3,399
541512 Computer systems design services Taxable 317 676,821 174,366 3,005
5415121 Computer systems integrators Taxable 93 529,007 106,606 2,082
5415122 Computer systems consultants (except systems integrators) Taxable 224 147,814 67,760 923
541519 Other computer related services Taxable 76 47,336 18,932 393
5416 Management, scientific, & technical consulting services Taxable 444 410,206 155,020 3,094
54161 Management consulting services Taxable 290 232,424 84,789 1,770
541611 Administrative management & general management consulting service Taxable 126 107,912 39,444 700
541612 Human resources & executive search consulting services Taxable 64 42,937 16,696 494
5416122 Executive placement services Taxable 34 29,903 11,871 385
5416123 Human resources & personnel management consulting Taxable 28 D D (20-99)
541613 Marketing consulting services Taxable 59 42,694 13,420 168
541614 Process, physical distribution, & logistics consulting services Taxable 22 28,602 11,393 276
541618 Other management consulting services Taxable 19 10,279 3,836 132
54162 Environmental consulting services Taxable 65 79,117 32,016 658
54169 Other scientific & technical consulting services Taxable 89 98,665 38,215 666
5417 Scientific research & development services Taxable 103 372,009 167,575 2,622
54171 R&D in the physical, engineering, & life sciences Taxable 95 355,567 160,659 2,490
5417101 R&D in the physical & engineering sciences Taxable 52 226,063 98,473 1,622
5417102 Research & development in the life sciences Taxable 43 129,504 62,186 868
54172 Research & development in the social sciences & humanities Taxable 8 16,442 6,916 132
5418 Advertising & related services Taxable 149 249,152 69,816 2,244
54181 Advertising agencies Taxable 42 16,583 6,367 162
54182 Public relations agencies Taxable 19 11,757 5,080 114
54184 Media representatives Taxable 10 24,290 9,545 152
5418401 Radio & television advertising representatives Taxable 4 D D (100-249)
54185 Display advertising Taxable 8 90,599 12,744 746
5418501 Display advertising (except outdoor) Taxable 1 D D (500-999)
5418502 Outdoor advertising services Taxable 7 D D (100-249)
54186 Direct mail advertising Taxable 18 55,105 26,392 779
54189 Other services related to advertising Taxable 49 D D (250-499)
5418902 Advertising specialties goods distributor Taxable 18 32,026 5,198 106
5418903 Sign painting & lettering shop Taxable 19 D D (20-99)
5418909 All other advertising Taxable 12 D D (20-99)
5419 Other professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 133 65,546 19,729 876
54191 Marketing research & public opinion polling Taxable 22 24,644 7,285 303
54192 Photographic services Taxable 80 25,830 7,701 408
541921 Photographic studios, portrait Taxable 64 18,539 5,868 339
541922 Commercial photography Taxable 16 7,291 1,833 69
54193 Translation & interpretation services Taxable 13 3,770 1,123 67
54194 Veterinary Services (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
54199 All other professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 18 11,302 3,620 98
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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