1997 Economic Census:
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
San Mateo 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 2,370 3,235,245 1,312,980 21,418
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 2,370 3,235,245 1,312,980 21,418

 

 

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 2,370 3,235,245 1,312,980 21,418
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Receipts
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 2,370 3,235,245 1,312,980 21,418
5411 Legal services Taxable 391 379,486 152,772 2,683
54111 Offices of lawyers Taxable 381 D D (2500-4999)
5411101 Offices of lawyers (except legal aid societies) Taxable 381 D D (2500-4999)
54119 Other legal services Taxable 10 D D (100-249)
541191 Title abstract & settlement offices Taxable 4 D D (20-99)
5412 Accounting, tax return prep, bookkeeping, & payroll services Taxable 344 126,804 51,571 1,677
54121 Accounting, tax return prep, bookkeeping, & payroll services Taxable 344 126,804 51,571 1,677
541211 Offices of certified public accountants Taxable 181 94,595 39,769 945
541213 Tax return preparation services Taxable 57 9,195 3,007 390
541219 Other accounting services Taxable 94 13,464 4,793 225
5413 Architectural, engineering, & related services Taxable 263 326,999 128,621 2,250
54131 Architectural services Taxable 68 48,715 19,808 417
54132 Landscape Architectural Services (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
54133 Engineering services Taxable 167 241,051 94,170 1,545
54134 Drafting services Taxable 5 D D (20-99)
54137 Surveying & mapping (except geophysical) services Taxable 8 2,402 1,087 27
54138 Testing laboratories Taxable 11 31,325 11,777 227
5414 Specialized design services Taxable 80 84,534 33,026 451
54141 Interior design services Taxable 32 15,488 2,734 116
54143 Graphic design services Taxable 38 63,416 28,389 293
5414301 Graphic design services (except commercial art & medical artists) Taxable 36 D D (250-499)
5415 Computer systems design & related services Taxable 561 1,187,031 458,026 6,590
541511 Custom computer programming services Taxable 268 446,831 225,728 3,055
541512 Computer systems design services Taxable 230 523,397 189,896 2,606
5415121 Computer systems integrators Taxable 57 330,547 101,209 1,516
5415122 Computer systems consultants (except systems integrators) Taxable 173 192,850 88,687 1,090
541513 Computer facilities management services Taxable 7 D D (500-999)
541519 Other computer related services Taxable 56 D D (100-249)
5416 Management, scientific, & technical consulting services Taxable 386 448,836 179,360 2,461
54161 Management consulting services Taxable 317 408,038 161,676 2,212
541611 Administrative management & general management consulting service Taxable 138 262,604 93,464 1,214
541612 Human resources & executive search consulting services Taxable 89 84,997 46,516 562
5416122 Executive placement services Taxable 47 63,872 37,538 385
5416123 Human resources & personnel management consulting Taxable 40 D D (100-249)
541613 Marketing consulting services Taxable 69 45,134 15,376 314
541618 Other management consulting services Taxable 8 12,043 4,959 97
54162 Environmental consulting services Taxable 16 13,512 5,870 107
54169 Other scientific & technical consulting services Taxable 53 27,286 11,814 142
5417 Scientific research & development services Taxable 115 439,174 222,393 3,109
54171 R&D in the physical, engineering, & life sciences Taxable 107 429,517 216,502 2,983
5417101 R&D in the physical & engineering sciences Taxable 39 88,238 35,092 427
5417102 Research & development in the life sciences Taxable 68 341,279 181,410 2,556
54172 Research & development in the social sciences & humanities Taxable 8 9,657 5,891 126
5418 Advertising & related services Taxable 134 159,980 62,063 1,400
54181 Advertising agencies Taxable 37 48,215 20,496 476
54182 Public relations agencies Taxable 47 50,337 24,217 335
54186 Direct mail advertising Taxable 14 31,718 10,102 408
54189 Other services related to advertising Taxable 22 D D (100-249)
5418902 Advertising specialties goods distributor Taxable 13 16,293 3,351 92
5419 Other professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 96 82,401 25,148 797
54191 Marketing research & public opinion polling Taxable 20 53,656 18,406 543
54192 Photographic services Taxable 51 13,598 3,027 159
541921 Photographic studios, portrait Taxable 31 8,466 2,076 116
541922 Commercial photography Taxable 20 5,132 951 43
54193 Translation & interpretation services Taxable 5 3,756 901 19
54194 Veterinary Services (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
54199 All other professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 20 11,391 2,814 76
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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