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


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 18,614 16,231,697 6,882,894 162,971
Exempt 182 221,556 74,116 2,156
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 18,614 16,231,697 6,882,894 162,971
Exempt 182 221,556 74,116 2,156

 

 

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 18,614 16,231,697 6,882,894 162,971
Exempt 182 221,556 74,116 2,156
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Receipts
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 18,614 16,231,697 6,882,894 162,971
Exempt 182 221,556 74,116 2,156
5411 Legal services Taxable 5,125 3,002,148 1,366,397 27,677
Exempt 114 57,821 33,372 1,000
54111 Offices of lawyers Taxable 4,942 2,900,919 1,323,547 26,147
Exempt 114 57,821 33,372 1,000
5411101 Offices of lawyers (except legal aid societies) Taxable 4,942 2,900,919 1,323,547 26,147
5411102 Legal aid societies & similar legal services Exempt 114 57,821 33,372 1,000
54119 Other legal services Taxable 183 101,229 42,850 1,530
541191 Title abstract & settlement offices Taxable 144 86,276 38,232 1,352
541199 All other legal services Taxable 39 14,953 4,618 178
5412 Accounting, tax return prep, bookkeeping, & payroll services Taxable 3,158 1,750,484 836,726 28,444
54121 Accounting, tax return prep, bookkeeping, & payroll services Taxable 3,158 1,750,484 836,726 28,444
541211 Offices of certified public accountants Taxable 1,582 1,133,820 512,748 12,698
541213 Tax return preparation services Taxable 405 75,011 30,456 5,494
541214 Payroll services Taxable 105 333,134 193,161 5,729
541219 Other accounting services Taxable 1,066 208,519 100,361 4,523
5413 Architectural, engineering, & related services Taxable 3,327 4,292,751 1,975,527 42,085
54131 Architectural services Taxable 559 416,101 184,418 4,137
54132 Landscape Architectural Services (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
54133 Engineering services Taxable 2,189 3,374,002 1,571,964 31,617
54134 Drafting services Taxable 73 75,789 46,847 1,085
54135 Building inspection services Taxable 106 14,650 6,069 268
54136 Geophysical surveying & mapping services Taxable 14 8,977 3,164 63
54137 Surveying & mapping (except geophysical) services Taxable 197 75,657 38,881 1,396
54138 Testing laboratories Taxable 189 327,575 124,184 3,519
5414 Specialized design services Taxable 836 467,080 175,351 4,814
54141 Interior design services Taxable 287 107,290 19,969 841
54142 Industrial design services Taxable 104 166,545 86,748 2,066
54143 Graphic design services Taxable 435 187,043 65,406 1,839
5414301 Graphic design services (except commercial art & medical artists) Taxable 355 162,273 56,067 1,587
5414302 Commercial art Taxable 79 D D (250-499)
5414303 Medical artists Taxable 1 D D (1-19)
54149 Other specialized design services Taxable 10 6,202 3,228 68
5415 Computer systems design & related services Taxable 1,693 2,274,496 958,403 19,296
541511 Custom computer programming services Taxable 758 693,156 355,941 7,294
541512 Computer systems design services Taxable 717 1,213,438 511,773 10,023
5415121 Computer systems integrators Taxable 310 737,813 254,715 4,999
5415122 Computer systems consultants (except systems integrators) Taxable 407 475,625 257,058 5,024
541513 Computer facilities management services Taxable 31 273,851 49,888 1,190
541519 Other computer related services Taxable 187 94,051 40,801 789
5416 Management, scientific, & technical consulting services Taxable 2,317 1,735,486 671,795 16,209
54161 Management consulting services Taxable 1,800 1,550,230 591,497 14,246
541611 Administrative management & general management consulting service Taxable 860 662,203 257,336 5,122
541612 Human resources & executive search consulting services Taxable 413 218,125 109,914 2,670
5416121 Actuarial consulting Taxable 15 41,761 19,727 317
5416122 Executive placement services Taxable 194 98,782 56,449 1,435
5416123 Human resources & personnel management consulting Taxable 204 77,582 33,738 918
541613 Marketing consulting services Taxable 336 398,481 125,796 4,260
541614 Process, physical distribution, & logistics consulting services Taxable 135 257,015 93,273 2,040
541618 Other management consulting services Taxable 56 14,406 5,178 154
54162 Environmental consulting services Taxable 179 92,577 38,746 1,115
54169 Other scientific & technical consulting services Taxable 338 92,679 41,552 848
5417 Scientific research & development services Taxable 148 478,865 182,032 4,012
Exempt 68 163,735 40,744 1,156
54171 R&D in the physical, engineering, & life sciences Taxable 131 471,820 179,095 3,865
Exempt 51 143,062 34,100 977
5417101 R&D in the physical & engineering sciences Taxable 96 414,864 156,454 3,317
Exempt 24 123,523 27,461 815
5417102 Research & development in the life sciences Taxable 35 56,956 22,641 548
Exempt 27 19,539 6,639 162
54172 Research & development in the social sciences & humanities Taxable 17 7,045 2,937 147
Exempt 17 20,673 6,644 179
5418 Advertising & related services Taxable 1,135 1,799,543 581,852 13,676
54181 Advertising agencies Taxable 404 854,034 358,449 6,863
54182 Public relations agencies Taxable 141 86,710 37,421 820
54183 Media buying services Taxable 12 7,033 3,279 67
54184 Media representatives Taxable 98 65,670 24,844 548
5418401 Radio & television advertising representatives Taxable 54 41,592 15,215 365
5418402 Publishers' advertising representatives Taxable 44 24,078 9,629 183
54185 Display advertising Taxable 69 171,320 27,822 1,151
5418501 Display advertising (except outdoor) Taxable 23 94,398 9,981 737
5418502 Outdoor advertising services Taxable 46 76,922 17,841 414
54186 Direct mail advertising Taxable 95 204,274 51,385 1,895
54187 Advertising material distribution services Taxable 24 28,165 4,924 371
54189 Other services related to advertising Taxable 292 382,337 73,728 1,961
5418901 Welcoming services Taxable 2 D D (1-19)
5418902 Advertising specialties goods distributor Taxable 139 273,412 37,473 874
5418903 Sign painting & lettering shop Taxable 120 25,091 6,648 367
5418909 All other advertising Taxable 31 D D (500-999)
5419 Other professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 875 430,844 134,811 6,758
54191 Marketing research & public opinion polling Taxable 99 203,414 75,387 3,555
54192 Photographic services Taxable 654 169,531 42,661 2,545
541921 Photographic studios, portrait Taxable 530 126,489 32,347 2,225
541922 Commercial photography Taxable 124 43,042 10,314 320
54193 Translation & interpretation services Taxable 26 9,738 3,598 99
54194 Veterinary Services (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
54199 All other professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 96 48,161 13,165 559
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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