1997 Economic Census:
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
Mecklenburg County, NC


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 2,315 2,902,569 1,123,739 27,365
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 2,315 2,902,569 1,123,739 27,365

 

 

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 2,315 2,902,569 1,123,739 27,365
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Receipts
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 2,315 2,902,569 1,123,739 27,365
5411 Legal services Taxable 392 416,265 172,501 3,324
54111 Offices of lawyers Taxable 375 410,546 170,680 3,263
5411101 Offices of lawyers (except legal aid societies) Taxable 375 410,546 170,680 3,263
54119 Other legal services Taxable 17 5,719 1,821 61
541191 Title abstract & settlement offices Taxable 7 D D (20-99)
5412 Accounting, tax return prep, bookkeeping, & payroll services Taxable 326 340,988 139,472 4,538
54121 Accounting, tax return prep, bookkeeping, & payroll services Taxable 326 340,988 139,472 4,538
541211 Offices of certified public accountants Taxable 184 255,559 98,112 2,225
541213 Tax return preparation services Taxable 43 7,933 2,908 500
541214 Payroll services Taxable 16 D D (1000-2499)
541219 Other accounting services Taxable 83 D D (250-499)
5413 Architectural, engineering, & related services Taxable 444 793,743 325,626 6,249
54131 Architectural services Taxable 121 144,421 67,093 1,388
54132 Landscape Architectural Services (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
54133 Engineering services Taxable 241 605,258 239,806 4,233
54134 Drafting services Taxable 7 1,880 789 38
54137 Surveying & mapping (except geophysical) services Taxable 46 24,755 11,307 372
54138 Testing laboratories Taxable 16 16,333 6,192 195
5414 Specialized design services Taxable 123 53,031 13,649 409
54141 Interior design services Taxable 51 24,016 3,535 142
54143 Graphic design services Taxable 62 24,488 7,684 221
5414301 Graphic design services (except commercial art & medical artists) Taxable 57 23,398 7,335 210
5415 Computer systems design & related services Taxable 334 594,397 238,343 4,571
541511 Custom computer programming services Taxable 151 202,837 100,959 1,949
541512 Computer systems design services Taxable 147 211,135 76,104 1,592
5415121 Computer systems integrators Taxable 78 142,078 44,510 939
5415122 Computer systems consultants (except systems integrators) Taxable 69 69,057 31,594 653
541513 Computer facilities management services Taxable 4 D D (500-999)
541519 Other computer related services Taxable 32 D D (250-499)
5416 Management, scientific, & technical consulting services Taxable 376 363,622 132,309 3,053
54161 Management consulting services Taxable 308 277,168 90,724 2,112
541611 Administrative management & general management consulting service Taxable 103 162,116 43,271 803
541612 Human resources & executive search consulting services Taxable 97 62,317 29,944 583
5416122 Executive placement services Taxable 61 35,258 19,533 352
5416123 Human resources & personnel management consulting Taxable 35 D D (100-249)
541613 Marketing consulting services Taxable 75 34,311 10,993 548
541614 Process, physical distribution, & logistics consulting services Taxable 22 12,910 4,032 107
541618 Other management consulting services Taxable 11 5,514 2,484 71
54162 Environmental consulting services Taxable 25 22,829 9,363 117
54169 Other scientific & technical consulting services Taxable 43 63,625 32,222 824
5417 Scientific research & development services Taxable 23 D D (100-249)
54171 R&D in the physical, engineering, & life sciences Taxable 19 D D (100-249)
5418 Advertising & related services Taxable 202 183,089 62,798 2,209
54181 Advertising agencies Taxable 85 65,706 26,420 505
54182 Public relations agencies Taxable 26 17,508 5,083 140
54184 Media representatives Taxable 19 D D (100-249)
5418401 Radio & television advertising representatives Taxable 10 8,770 2,963 60
54185 Display advertising Taxable 10 30,347 9,749 944
5418502 Outdoor advertising services Taxable 6 D D (20-99)
54186 Direct mail advertising Taxable 18 D D (250-499)
54189 Other services related to advertising Taxable 37 D D (100-249)
5418902 Advertising specialties goods distributor Taxable 20 24,296 4,284 124
5418903 Sign painting & lettering shop Taxable 11 D D (20-99)
5419 Other professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 95 D D (2500-4999)
54192 Photographic services Taxable 68 127,613 27,767 2,658
541921 Photographic studios, portrait Taxable 53 D D (2500-4999)
541922 Commercial photography Taxable 15 D D (20-99)
54194 Veterinary Services (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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