1997 Economic Census:
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
Contra Costa 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 2,678 2,487,484 1,020,136 19,116
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 2,678 2,487,484 1,020,136 19,116

 

 

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 2,678 2,487,484 1,020,136 19,116
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Receipts
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 2,678 2,487,484 1,020,136 19,116
5411 Legal services Taxable 536 312,344 125,055 2,443
54111 Offices of lawyers Taxable 518 300,529 118,899 2,291
5411101 Offices of lawyers (except legal aid societies) Taxable 518 300,529 118,899 2,291
54119 Other legal services Taxable 18 11,815 6,156 152
541191 Title abstract & settlement offices Taxable 14 11,024 5,726 137
5412 Accounting, tax return prep, bookkeeping, & payroll services Taxable 411 236,267 97,784 2,726
54121 Accounting, tax return prep, bookkeeping, & payroll services Taxable 411 236,267 97,784 2,726
541211 Offices of certified public accountants Taxable 233 116,651 48,311 1,258
541213 Tax return preparation services Taxable 64 8,145 2,417 262
541214 Payroll services Taxable 11 D D (500-999)
541219 Other accounting services Taxable 103 D D (500-999)
5413 Architectural, engineering, & related services Taxable 476 731,234 280,601 5,300
54131 Architectural services Taxable 74 42,948 18,637 364
54132 Landscape Architectural Services (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
54133 Engineering services Taxable 332 643,477 240,759 4,271
54134 Drafting services Taxable 13 5,761 3,054 253
54135 Building inspection services Taxable 16 D D (20-99)
54137 Surveying & mapping (except geophysical) services Taxable 16 6,953 3,493 80
54138 Testing laboratories Taxable 24 24,383 10,594 240
5414 Specialized design services Taxable 72 40,921 8,961 289
54141 Interior design services Taxable 29 19,827 3,527 139
54143 Graphic design services Taxable 37 20,395 5,274 140
5414301 Graphic design services (except commercial art & medical artists) Taxable 34 D D (100-249)
5415 Computer systems design & related services Taxable 541 619,958 295,252 4,182
541511 Custom computer programming services Taxable 245 324,188 165,400 2,338
541512 Computer systems design services Taxable 233 221,168 99,018 1,354
5415121 Computer systems integrators Taxable 54 110,515 58,316 693
5415122 Computer systems consultants (except systems integrators) Taxable 179 110,653 40,702 661
541519 Other computer related services Taxable 57 43,035 21,831 333
5416 Management, scientific, & technical consulting services Taxable 390 280,147 114,923 2,153
54161 Management consulting services Taxable 299 197,779 81,382 1,436
541611 Administrative management & general management consulting service Taxable 138 112,479 44,043 611
541612 Human resources & executive search consulting services Taxable 84 44,790 20,605 550
5416122 Executive placement services Taxable 36 20,431 10,198 253
5416123 Human resources & personnel management consulting Taxable 44 D D (250-499)
541613 Marketing consulting services Taxable 49 21,384 7,839 156
541614 Process, physical distribution, & logistics consulting services Taxable 16 9,948 4,807 61
541618 Other management consulting services Taxable 12 9,178 4,088 58
54162 Environmental consulting services Taxable 40 42,181 13,581 280
54169 Other scientific & technical consulting services Taxable 51 40,187 19,960 437
5417 Scientific research & development services Taxable 54 90,758 44,524 711
54171 R&D in the physical, engineering, & life sciences Taxable 50 86,720 42,659 668
5417101 R&D in the physical & engineering sciences Taxable 30 43,995 15,677 253
5417102 Research & development in the life sciences Taxable 20 42,725 26,982 415
5418 Advertising & related services Taxable 117 101,928 30,019 671
54181 Advertising agencies Taxable 34 27,115 12,814 197
54182 Public relations agencies Taxable 31 12,686 4,368 144
54186 Direct mail advertising Taxable 17 31,342 7,956 178
54189 Other services related to advertising Taxable 25 D D (20-99)
5418902 Advertising specialties goods distributor Taxable 10 20,236 2,124 53
5418903 Sign painting & lettering shop Taxable 11 D D (1-19)
5419 Other professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 81 73,927 23,017 641
54191 Marketing research & public opinion polling Taxable 23 59,327 18,640 428
54192 Photographic services Taxable 39 7,054 1,966 140
541921 Photographic studios, portrait Taxable 33 6,208 1,691 126
54194 Veterinary Services (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
54199 All other professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 15 D D (20-99)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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