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


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 6,189 3,820,337 1,260,117 41,991
Exempt 43 32,952 15,230 490
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 6,189 3,820,337 1,260,117 41,991
Exempt 43 32,952 15,230 490

 

 

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 6,189 3,820,337 1,260,117 41,991
Exempt 43 32,952 15,230 490
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Receipts
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 6,189 3,820,337 1,260,117 41,991
Exempt 43 32,952 15,230 490
5411 Legal services Taxable 2,159 974,468 303,047 10,036
Exempt 32 13,927 8,479 271
54111 Offices of lawyers Taxable 2,112 959,534 297,102 9,843
Exempt 32 13,927 8,479 271
5411101 Offices of lawyers (except legal aid societies) Taxable 2,112 959,534 297,102 9,843
5411102 Legal aid societies & similar legal services Exempt 32 13,927 8,479 271
54119 Other legal services Taxable 47 14,934 5,945 193
541191 Title abstract & settlement offices Taxable 34 11,988 5,158 155
541199 All other legal services Taxable 13 2,946 787 38
5412 Accounting, tax return prep, bookkeeping, & payroll services Taxable 1,175 432,417 176,780 8,445
54121 Accounting, tax return prep, bookkeeping, & payroll services Taxable 1,175 432,417 176,780 8,445
541211 Offices of certified public accountants Taxable 565 273,763 113,055 3,650
541213 Tax return preparation services Taxable 259 33,060 10,116 2,438
541214 Payroll services Taxable 30 72,317 32,371 1,072
541219 Other accounting services Taxable 321 53,277 21,238 1,285
5413 Architectural, engineering, & related services Taxable 966 704,134 306,556 8,708
54131 Architectural services Taxable 161 115,140 42,390 1,098
54132 Landscape Architectural Services (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
54133 Engineering services Taxable 542 505,356 232,837 6,155
54134 Drafting services Taxable 9 D D (20-99)
54135 Building inspection services Taxable 27 2,950 900 50
54136 Geophysical surveying & mapping services Taxable 2 D D (1-19)
54137 Surveying & mapping (except geophysical) services Taxable 148 32,931 13,141 678
54138 Testing laboratories Taxable 77 45,028 16,541 693
5414 Specialized design services Taxable 197 89,985 22,325 823
54141 Interior design services Taxable 90 28,226 4,951 259
54142 Industrial design services Taxable 6 1,048 290 12
54143 Graphic design services Taxable 101 60,711 17,084 552
5414301 Graphic design services (except commercial art & medical artists) Taxable 87 58,635 16,630 528
5414302 Commercial art Taxable 13 D D (20-99)
5414303 Medical artists Taxable 1 D D (1-19)
5415 Computer systems design & related services Taxable 411 815,674 186,535 4,604
541511 Custom computer programming services Taxable 167 D D (1000-2499)
541512 Computer systems design services Taxable 192 169,761 49,725 1,275
5415121 Computer systems integrators Taxable 87 121,331 31,038 766
5415122 Computer systems consultants (except systems integrators) Taxable 105 48,430 18,687 509
541513 Computer facilities management services Taxable 11 D D (1000-2499)
541519 Other computer related services Taxable 41 9,187 3,982 151
5416 Management, scientific, & technical consulting services Taxable 610 278,444 104,848 2,489
54161 Management consulting services Taxable 452 230,676 88,788 1,982
541611 Administrative management & general management consulting service Taxable 198 66,418 31,216 688
541612 Human resources & executive search consulting services Taxable 97 59,263 31,188 733
5416121 Actuarial consulting Taxable 8 6,477 3,477 73
5416122 Executive placement services Taxable 36 9,018 3,658 102
5416123 Human resources & personnel management consulting Taxable 53 43,768 24,053 558
541613 Marketing consulting services Taxable 90 36,204 7,914 223
541614 Process, physical distribution, & logistics consulting services Taxable 35 57,941 12,721 190
541618 Other management consulting services Taxable 32 10,850 5,749 148
54162 Environmental consulting services Taxable 61 28,182 8,730 277
54169 Other scientific & technical consulting services Taxable 97 19,586 7,330 230
5417 Scientific research & development services Taxable 37 41,561 17,564 568
Exempt 11 19,025 6,751 219
54171 R&D in the physical, engineering, & life sciences Taxable 32 D D (250-499)
Exempt 7 15,351 5,722 191
5417101 R&D in the physical & engineering sciences Taxable 12 D D (20-99)
5417102 Research & development in the life sciences Taxable 20 35,460 15,928 403
Exempt 7 15,351 5,722 191
54172 Research & development in the social sciences & humanities Taxable 5 D D (100-249)
Exempt 4 3,674 1,029 28
5418 Advertising & related services Taxable 351 365,498 100,372 3,668
54181 Advertising agencies Taxable 128 105,554 46,093 1,245
54182 Public relations agencies Taxable 26 9,376 4,058 124
54183 Media buying services Taxable 3 D D (1-19)
54184 Media representatives Taxable 28 24,039 10,157 284
5418401 Radio & television advertising representatives Taxable 14 6,873 2,718 119
5418402 Publishers' advertising representatives Taxable 14 17,166 7,439 165
54185 Display advertising Taxable 23 48,060 5,675 501
5418501 Display advertising (except outdoor) Taxable 3 D D (250-499)
5418502 Outdoor advertising services Taxable 20 D D (100-249)
54186 Direct mail advertising Taxable 17 103,858 20,129 869
54187 Advertising material distribution services Taxable 5 D D (20-99)
54189 Other services related to advertising Taxable 121 70,959 13,181 602
5418901 Welcoming services Taxable 2 D D (1-19)
5418902 Advertising specialties goods distributor Taxable 60 49,641 6,646 272
5418903 Sign painting & lettering shop Taxable 49 D D (100-249)
5418909 All other advertising Taxable 10 7,149 2,122 124
5419 Other professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 283 118,156 42,090 2,650
54191 Marketing research & public opinion polling Taxable 33 55,103 23,078 1,263
54192 Photographic services Taxable 216 46,297 11,090 865
541921 Photographic studios, portrait Taxable 193 42,865 10,038 808
541922 Commercial photography Taxable 23 3,432 1,052 57
54193 Translation & interpretation services Taxable 4 465 151 19
54194 Veterinary Services (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
54199 All other professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 30 16,291 7,771 503
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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