1997 Economic Census:
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
San Diego 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 7,144 7,072,266 2,725,658 59,761
Exempt 110 554,560 237,130 6,875
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 7,144 7,072,266 2,725,658 59,761
Exempt 110 554,560 237,130 6,875

 

 

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 7,144 7,072,266 2,725,658 59,761
Exempt 110 554,560 237,130 6,875
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Receipts
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 7,144 7,072,266 2,725,658 59,761
Exempt 110 554,560 237,130 6,875
5411 Legal services Taxable 1,968 1,423,755 520,177 10,186
Exempt 19 14,762 7,715 237
54111 Offices of lawyers Taxable 1,927 1,394,935 508,216 9,711
Exempt 19 14,762 7,715 237
5411101 Offices of lawyers (except legal aid societies) Taxable 1,927 1,394,935 508,216 9,711
5411102 Legal aid societies & similar legal services Exempt 19 14,762 7,715 237
54119 Other legal services Taxable 41 28,820 11,961 475
541191 Title abstract & settlement offices Taxable 19 12,165 5,494 187
541199 All other legal services Taxable 22 16,655 6,467 288
5412 Accounting, tax return prep, bookkeeping, & payroll services Taxable 1,066 421,416 161,123 6,847
54121 Accounting, tax return prep, bookkeeping, & payroll services Taxable 1,066 421,416 161,123 6,847
541211 Offices of certified public accountants Taxable 550 283,833 103,796 3,231
541213 Tax return preparation services Taxable 185 30,056 8,529 1,320
541214 Payroll services Taxable 23 50,843 29,286 1,314
541219 Other accounting services Taxable 308 56,684 19,512 982
5413 Architectural, engineering, & related services Taxable 1,221 1,304,187 558,851 11,470
54131 Architectural services Taxable 255 212,355 82,404 1,584
54132 Landscape Architectural Services (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
54133 Engineering services Taxable 804 991,510 435,866 8,828
54134 Drafting services Taxable 23 9,370 3,632 151
54135 Building inspection services Taxable 32 15,963 6,444 187
54137 Surveying & mapping (except geophysical) services Taxable 43 26,152 11,144 251
54138 Testing laboratories Taxable 57 47,778 18,963 456
5414 Specialized design services Taxable 291 145,609 34,396 1,165
54141 Interior design services Taxable 110 67,618 12,864 446
54142 Industrial design services Taxable 16 7,445 2,694 87
54143 Graphic design services Taxable 154 63,782 17,305 522
5414301 Graphic design services (except commercial art & medical artists) Taxable 135 57,218 15,049 401
5414302 Commercial art Taxable 18 D D (100-249)
54149 Other specialized design services Taxable 11 6,764 1,533 110
5415 Computer systems design & related services Taxable 731 1,114,459 443,098 8,789
541511 Custom computer programming services Taxable 345 430,620 219,973 3,834
541512 Computer systems design services Taxable 289 525,495 158,836 3,469
5415121 Computer systems integrators Taxable 129 372,391 97,628 2,074
5415122 Computer systems consultants (except systems integrators) Taxable 160 153,104 61,208 1,395
541513 Computer facilities management services Taxable 27 113,493 46,888 1,000
541519 Other computer related services Taxable 70 44,851 17,401 486
5416 Management, scientific, & technical consulting services Taxable 889 538,122 195,889 4,168
54161 Management consulting services Taxable 672 410,652 147,087 3,075
541611 Administrative management & general management consulting service Taxable 297 155,262 63,728 1,425
541612 Human resources & executive search consulting services Taxable 155 98,446 42,161 845
5416122 Executive placement services Taxable 76 41,198 20,363 481
5416123 Human resources & personnel management consulting Taxable 67 49,625 17,342 302
541613 Marketing consulting services Taxable 161 117,198 26,808 487
541614 Process, physical distribution, & logistics consulting services Taxable 24 20,031 5,547 154
541618 Other management consulting services Taxable 35 19,715 8,843 164
54162 Environmental consulting services Taxable 66 56,597 21,663 616
54169 Other scientific & technical consulting services Taxable 151 70,873 27,139 477
5417 Scientific research & development services Taxable 287 1,517,986 641,083 10,523
Exempt 91 539,798 229,415 6,638
54171 R&D in the physical, engineering, & life sciences Taxable 270 1,494,938 624,600 10,170
Exempt 84 530,342 218,752 6,475
5417101 R&D in the physical & engineering sciences Taxable 160 914,534 351,656 6,169
Exempt 13 159,144 70,610 2,989
5417102 Research & development in the life sciences Taxable 110 580,404 272,944 4,001
Exempt 71 371,198 148,142 3,486
54172 Research & development in the social sciences & humanities Taxable 17 23,048 16,483 353
Exempt 7 9,456 10,663 163
5418 Advertising & related services Taxable 436 464,248 125,457 4,438
54181 Advertising agencies Taxable 144 95,683 37,628 980
54182 Public relations agencies Taxable 71 36,597 13,212 342
54184 Media representatives Taxable 30 38,481 15,716 423
5418401 Radio & television advertising representatives Taxable 12 29,872 11,080 298
54185 Display advertising Taxable 22 71,253 6,308 807
5418501 Display advertising (except outdoor) Taxable 10 D D (500-999)
5418502 Outdoor advertising services Taxable 12 D D (20-99)
54186 Direct mail advertising Taxable 44 77,011 20,295 682
54189 Other services related to advertising Taxable 107 131,374 26,751 1,046
5418902 Advertising specialties goods distributor Taxable 58 113,286 22,993 864
5418903 Sign painting & lettering shop Taxable 33 9,435 2,516 102
5418909 All other advertising Taxable 16 8,653 1,242 80
5419 Other professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 255 142,484 45,584 2,175
54191 Marketing research & public opinion polling Taxable 38 68,935 25,283 1,208
54192 Photographic services Taxable 170 38,476 10,212 669
541921 Photographic studios, portrait Taxable 136 27,878 7,488 536
541922 Commercial photography Taxable 34 10,598 2,724 133
54193 Translation & interpretation services Taxable 14 5,264 1,116 46
54194 Veterinary Services (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
54199 All other professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 33 29,809 8,973 252
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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