1997 Economic Census:
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
Suffolk 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 3,140 7,923,241 2,969,347 50,260
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 3,140 7,923,241 2,969,347 50,260

 

 

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 3,140 7,923,241 2,969,347 50,260
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Receipts
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 3,140 7,923,241 2,969,347 50,260
5411 Legal services Taxable 1,340 2,629,827 969,175 15,893
54111 Offices of lawyers Taxable 1,331 2,615,172 965,893 15,807
5411101 Offices of lawyers (except legal aid societies) Taxable 1,331 2,615,172 965,893 15,807
54119 Other legal services Taxable 9 14,655 3,282 86
541191 Title abstract & settlement offices Taxable 4 D D (20-99)
541199 All other legal services Taxable 5 D D (20-99)
5412 Accounting, tax return prep, bookkeeping, & payroll services Taxable 211 934,742 328,637 7,547
54121 Accounting, tax return prep, bookkeeping, & payroll services Taxable 211 934,742 328,637 7,547
541211 Offices of certified public accountants Taxable 140 873,684 287,158 6,370
541213 Tax return preparation services Taxable 16 2,081 469 36
541214 Payroll services Taxable 9 38,900 30,162 692
541219 Other accounting services Taxable 46 20,077 10,848 449
5413 Architectural, engineering, & related services Taxable 378 1,923,232 575,590 10,958
54131 Architectural services Taxable 197 308,701 122,479 2,607
54132 Landscape Architectural Services (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
54133 Engineering services Taxable 162 1,599,341 443,137 8,176
54137 Surveying & mapping (except geophysical) services Taxable 6 10,921 8,623 125
5414 Specialized design services Taxable 135 118,503 39,454 870
54141 Interior design services Taxable 41 D D (100-249)
54143 Graphic design services Taxable 90 76,539 28,053 615
5414301 Graphic design services (except commercial art & medical artists) Taxable 81 70,698 25,372 562
5414302 Commercial art Taxable 8 D D (20-99)
5415 Computer systems design & related services Taxable 248 386,364 161,184 2,599
541511 Custom computer programming services Taxable 116 174,854 81,252 1,185
541512 Computer systems design services Taxable 99 199,586 75,090 1,313
5415121 Computer systems integrators Taxable 23 155,922 55,592 959
5415122 Computer systems consultants (except systems integrators) Taxable 76 43,664 19,498 354
541519 Other computer related services Taxable 29 10,177 4,227 77
5416 Management, scientific, & technical consulting services Taxable 443 1,192,339 558,997 6,249
54161 Management consulting services Taxable 379 1,088,160 517,149 5,541
541611 Administrative management & general management consulting service Taxable 181 756,887 378,555 3,653
541612 Human resources & executive search consulting services Taxable 102 163,233 71,660 934
5416122 Executive placement services Taxable 50 D D (250-499)
5416123 Human resources & personnel management consulting Taxable 49 100,600 41,703 488
541613 Marketing consulting services Taxable 74 114,784 48,633 659
541614 Process, physical distribution, & logistics consulting services Taxable 14 27,687 8,247 119
541618 Other management consulting services Taxable 8 25,569 10,054 176
54162 Environmental consulting services Taxable 17 27,806 11,508 308
54169 Other scientific & technical consulting services Taxable 47 76,373 30,340 400
5417 Scientific research & development services Taxable 38 71,119 25,376 357
54171 R&D in the physical, engineering, & life sciences Taxable 32 68,515 24,089 340
5417102 Research & development in the life sciences Taxable 19 55,534 21,205 287
5418 Advertising & related services Taxable 245 584,245 273,626 4,788
54181 Advertising agencies Taxable 91 271,406 142,283 2,577
54182 Public relations agencies Taxable 81 113,052 45,792 851
54184 Media representatives Taxable 25 20,822 6,957 149
5418401 Radio & television advertising representatives Taxable 20 17,639 6,202 142
54186 Direct mail advertising Taxable 18 147,341 68,615 995
54189 Other services related to advertising Taxable 19 17,617 5,842 108
5418902 Advertising specialties goods distributor Taxable 7 D D (20-99)
5418903 Sign painting & lettering shop Taxable 8 1,413 409 21
5419 Other professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 102 82,870 37,308 999
54191 Marketing research & public opinion polling Taxable 23 43,777 24,808 704
54192 Photographic services Taxable 60 24,914 6,922 187
541921 Photographic studios, portrait Taxable 23 6,281 1,579 61
541922 Commercial photography Taxable 37 18,633 5,343 126
54193 Translation & interpretation services Taxable 8 7,155 2,470 65
54194 Veterinary Services (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
54199 All other professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 11 7,024 3,108 43
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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