1997 Economic Census:
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
Middlesex County, MA


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 5,744 9,250,870 4,134,053 73,319
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 5,744 9,250,870 4,134,053 73,319

 

 

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 5,744 9,250,870 4,134,053 73,319
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Receipts
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 5,744 9,250,870 4,134,053 73,319
5411 Legal services Taxable 917 315,753 109,402 3,132
54111 Offices of lawyers Taxable 898 307,597 106,864 3,069
5411101 Offices of lawyers (except legal aid societies) Taxable 898 307,597 106,864 3,069
54119 Other legal services Taxable 19 8,156 2,538 63
541191 Title abstract & settlement offices Taxable 12 4,764 1,881 42
541199 All other legal services Taxable 7 3,392 657 21
5412 Accounting, tax return prep, bookkeeping, & payroll services Taxable 546 340,324 150,957 4,633
54121 Accounting, tax return prep, bookkeeping, & payroll services Taxable 546 340,324 150,957 4,633
541211 Offices of certified public accountants Taxable 325 176,060 85,232 1,875
541213 Tax return preparation services Taxable 57 13,054 5,275 801
541214 Payroll services Taxable 16 111,837 42,643 1,288
541219 Other accounting services Taxable 148 39,373 17,807 669
5413 Architectural, engineering, & related services Taxable 920 2,038,372 834,564 17,166
54131 Architectural services Taxable 251 741,246 235,960 4,471
54132 Landscape Architectural Services (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
54133 Engineering services Taxable 573 1,224,902 566,429 11,746
54134 Drafting services Taxable 2 D D (20-99)
54135 Building inspection services Taxable 14 D D (20-99)
54137 Surveying & mapping (except geophysical) services Taxable 40 14,057 6,910 212
54138 Testing laboratories Taxable 37 51,550 21,649 655
5414 Specialized design services Taxable 229 143,844 42,288 1,008
54141 Interior design services Taxable 65 43,655 11,696 287
54142 Industrial design services Taxable 18 27,321 8,128 178
54143 Graphic design services Taxable 143 72,020 22,217 522
5414301 Graphic design services (except commercial art & medical artists) Taxable 116 60,181 17,896 414
5414302 Commercial art Taxable 26 D D (100-249)
5415 Computer systems design & related services Taxable 1,361 2,856,270 1,395,052 21,231
541511 Custom computer programming services Taxable 659 1,237,229 652,491 9,442
541512 Computer systems design services Taxable 547 1,416,799 657,282 10,175
5415121 Computer systems integrators Taxable 185 1,141,282 535,996 7,936
5415122 Computer systems consultants (except systems integrators) Taxable 362 275,517 121,286 2,239
541513 Computer facilities management services Taxable 16 127,187 51,634 1,140
541519 Other computer related services Taxable 139 75,055 33,645 474
5416 Management, scientific, & technical consulting services Taxable 1,010 1,671,430 817,760 10,536
54161 Management consulting services Taxable 799 1,279,720 670,164 7,916
541611 Administrative management & general management consulting service Taxable 392 835,844 461,815 4,973
541612 Human resources & executive search consulting services Taxable 180 181,716 104,556 1,366
5416121 Actuarial consulting Taxable 9 15,511 9,038 114
5416122 Executive placement services Taxable 80 82,778 53,467 588
5416123 Human resources & personnel management consulting Taxable 91 83,427 42,051 664
541613 Marketing consulting services Taxable 164 179,407 53,876 1,136
541614 Process, physical distribution, & logistics consulting services Taxable 38 65,782 41,345 277
541618 Other management consulting services Taxable 25 16,971 8,572 164
54162 Environmental consulting services Taxable 72 54,043 22,318 485
54169 Other scientific & technical consulting services Taxable 139 337,667 125,278 2,135
5417 Scientific research & development services Taxable 284 1,295,277 558,317 9,602
54171 R&D in the physical, engineering, & life sciences Taxable 259 1,108,690 486,796 6,833
5417101 R&D in the physical & engineering sciences Taxable 140 352,283 151,552 2,510
5417102 Research & development in the life sciences Taxable 119 756,407 335,244 4,323
54172 Research & development in the social sciences & humanities Taxable 25 186,587 71,521 2,769
5418 Advertising & related services Taxable 284 377,880 141,501 3,777
54181 Advertising agencies Taxable 87 81,809 32,525 755
54182 Public relations agencies Taxable 55 86,092 38,930 943
54183 Media buying services Taxable 7 17,175 9,303 140
54184 Media representatives Taxable 26 11,942 3,960 123
54185 Display advertising Taxable 7 D D (100-249)
5418502 Outdoor advertising services Taxable 2 D D (100-249)
54186 Direct mail advertising Taxable 38 98,406 36,810 1,305
54189 Other services related to advertising Taxable 60 D D (250-499)
5418902 Advertising specialties goods distributor Taxable 22 D D (20-99)
5418903 Sign painting & lettering shop Taxable 22 6,698 1,752 59
5418909 All other advertising Taxable 16 D D (250-499)
5419 Other professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 193 211,720 84,212 2,234
54191 Marketing research & public opinion polling Taxable 75 162,923 67,926 1,331
54192 Photographic services Taxable 89 24,472 6,049 407
541921 Photographic studios, portrait Taxable 62 17,995 4,385 331
541922 Commercial photography Taxable 27 6,477 1,664 76
54193 Translation & interpretation services Taxable 12 19,020 8,415 451
54194 Veterinary Services (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
54199 All other professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 17 5,305 1,822 45
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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