1997 Economic Census:
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
Wake 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 2,366 2,000,288 798,800 18,158
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 2,366 2,000,288 798,800 18,158

 

 

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 2,366 2,000,288 798,800 18,158
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Receipts
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 2,366 2,000,288 798,800 18,158
5411 Legal services Taxable 369 335,764 117,222 2,664
54111 Offices of lawyers Taxable 359 332,848 116,236 2,635
5411101 Offices of lawyers (except legal aid societies) Taxable 359 332,848 116,236 2,635
54119 Other legal services Taxable 10 2,916 986 29
5412 Accounting, tax return prep, bookkeeping, & payroll services Taxable 237 119,062 43,720 1,663
54121 Accounting, tax return prep, bookkeeping, & payroll services Taxable 237 119,062 43,720 1,663
541211 Offices of certified public accountants Taxable 149 99,351 35,174 1,007
541213 Tax return preparation services Taxable 20 D D (250-499)
541219 Other accounting services Taxable 62 D D (100-249)
5413 Architectural, engineering, & related services Taxable 474 476,414 218,681 5,048
54131 Architectural services Taxable 93 53,815 21,368 521
54132 Landscape Architectural Services (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
54133 Engineering services Taxable 287 363,586 170,041 3,670
54134 Drafting services Taxable 11 2,045 1,105 34
54135 Building inspection services Taxable 18 D D (20-99)
54137 Surveying & mapping (except geophysical) services Taxable 48 23,232 10,845 394
54138 Testing laboratories Taxable 16 D D (250-499)
5414 Specialized design services Taxable 114 47,762 10,930 363
54141 Interior design services Taxable 49 19,733 2,624 103
54143 Graphic design services Taxable 56 23,176 6,843 230
5414301 Graphic design services (except commercial art & medical artists) Taxable 51 22,664 6,668 224
5415 Computer systems design & related services Taxable 488 542,427 237,011 4,341
541511 Custom computer programming services Taxable 189 D D (1000-2499)
541512 Computer systems design services Taxable 215 D D (1000-2499)
5415121 Computer systems integrators Taxable 67 D D (500-999)
5415122 Computer systems consultants (except systems integrators) Taxable 148 D D (500-999)
541519 Other computer related services Taxable 76 D D (250-499)
5416 Management, scientific, & technical consulting services Taxable 400 202,676 79,189 1,619
54161 Management consulting services Taxable 282 143,524 53,618 1,034
541611 Administrative management & general management consulting service Taxable 132 79,768 28,752 524
541612 Human resources & executive search consulting services Taxable 85 39,604 17,736 370
5416122 Executive placement services Taxable 38 24,090 11,779 243
5416123 Human resources & personnel management consulting Taxable 44 D D (100-249)
541613 Marketing consulting services Taxable 44 14,720 4,340 91
541618 Other management consulting services Taxable 11 5,481 761 16
54162 Environmental consulting services Taxable 49 33,245 11,771 305
54169 Other scientific & technical consulting services Taxable 69 25,907 13,800 280
5417 Scientific research & development services Taxable 50 87,525 33,999 858
54171 R&D in the physical, engineering, & life sciences Taxable 44 D D (500-999)
5417101 R&D in the physical & engineering sciences Taxable 20 D D (250-499)
5417102 Research & development in the life sciences Taxable 24 D D (500-999)
5418 Advertising & related services Taxable 161 161,894 49,491 1,059
54181 Advertising agencies Taxable 51 75,420 32,265 573
54182 Public relations agencies Taxable 38 20,043 6,905 142
54185 Display advertising Taxable 7 D D (20-99)
5418502 Outdoor advertising services Taxable 6 D D (20-99)
54189 Other services related to advertising Taxable 44 D D (100-249)
5418902 Advertising specialties goods distributor Taxable 28 D D (20-99)
5418903 Sign painting & lettering shop Taxable 14 D D (20-99)
5419 Other professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 73 26,764 8,557 543
54191 Marketing research & public opinion polling Taxable 11 D D (250-499)
54192 Photographic services Taxable 49 10,741 3,372 197
541921 Photographic studios, portrait Taxable 34 6,182 1,452 135
541922 Commercial photography Taxable 15 4,559 1,920 62
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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