1997 Economic Census:
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
New Jersey


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 25,849 25,943,786 10,441,045 220,238
Exempt 137 214,907 96,184 1,834
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 25,849 25,943,786 10,441,045 220,238
Exempt 137 214,907 96,184 1,834

 

 

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 25,849 25,943,786 10,441,045 220,238
Exempt 137 214,907 96,184 1,834
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Receipts
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 25,849 25,943,786 10,441,045 220,238
Exempt 137 214,907 96,184 1,834
5411 Legal services Taxable 6,473 4,443,880 1,903,355 39,180
Exempt 69 41,102 20,669 529
54111 Offices of lawyers Taxable 6,208 4,289,393 1,845,073 37,618
Exempt 69 41,102 20,669 529
5411101 Offices of lawyers (except legal aid societies) Taxable 6,208 4,289,393 1,845,073 37,618
5411102 Legal aid societies & similar legal services Exempt 69 41,102 20,669 529
54119 Other legal services Taxable 265 154,487 58,282 1,562
541191 Title abstract & settlement offices Taxable 228 141,474 54,699 1,461
541199 All other legal services Taxable 37 13,013 3,583 101
5412 Accounting, tax return prep, bookkeeping, & payroll services Taxable 3,057 2,721,455 1,119,897 36,932
54121 Accounting, tax return prep, bookkeeping, & payroll services Taxable 3,057 2,721,455 1,119,897 36,932
541211 Offices of certified public accountants Taxable 1,876 1,410,712 554,679 12,545
541213 Tax return preparation services Taxable 250 50,992 21,147 3,952
541214 Payroll services Taxable 111 1,067,237 463,916 17,269
541219 Other accounting services Taxable 820 192,514 80,155 3,166
5413 Architectural, engineering, & related services Taxable 3,172 3,818,928 1,484,399 31,200
54131 Architectural services Taxable 610 387,938 143,028 3,381
54132 Landscape Architectural Services (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
54133 Engineering services Taxable 1,921 3,072,856 1,178,408 23,221
54134 Drafting services Taxable 46 D D (20-99)
54135 Building inspection services Taxable 134 26,281 10,688 357
54136 Geophysical surveying & mapping services Taxable 3 D D (1-19)
54137 Surveying & mapping (except geophysical) services Taxable 285 99,983 49,150 1,454
54138 Testing laboratories Taxable 173 224,575 99,856 2,681
5414 Specialized design services Taxable 1,012 443,923 122,198 3,210
54141 Interior design services Taxable 276 117,941 21,140 715
54142 Industrial design services Taxable 58 29,923 10,738 223
54143 Graphic design services Taxable 625 281,278 84,879 2,154
5414301 Graphic design services (except commercial art & medical artists) Taxable 545 249,423 76,326 1,879
5414302 Commercial art Taxable 79 D D (250-499)
5414303 Medical artists Taxable 1 D D (1-19)
54149 Other specialized design services Taxable 53 14,781 5,441 118
5415 Computer systems design & related services Taxable 5,837 7,218,116 3,165,071 50,602
541511 Custom computer programming services Taxable 2,549 2,703,745 1,352,888 21,291
541512 Computer systems design services Taxable 2,445 3,201,326 1,421,304 22,969
5415121 Computer systems integrators Taxable 513 1,371,494 532,790 8,490
5415122 Computer systems consultants (except systems integrators) Taxable 1,932 1,829,832 888,514 14,479
541513 Computer facilities management services Taxable 87 828,832 159,428 3,304
541519 Other computer related services Taxable 756 484,213 231,451 3,038
5416 Management, scientific, & technical consulting services Taxable 3,592 3,142,450 1,232,172 24,178
54161 Management consulting services Taxable 2,720 2,619,499 1,027,228 19,608
541611 Administrative management & general management consulting service Taxable 1,124 1,357,600 536,891 8,018
541612 Human resources & executive search consulting services Taxable 729 538,571 248,103 4,793
5416121 Actuarial consulting Taxable 55 76,711 36,479 491
5416122 Executive placement services Taxable 418 206,576 106,762 2,105
5416123 Human resources & personnel management consulting Taxable 256 255,284 104,862 2,197
541613 Marketing consulting services Taxable 570 408,045 143,703 4,330
541614 Process, physical distribution, & logistics consulting services Taxable 164 186,660 59,231 1,397
541618 Other management consulting services Taxable 133 128,623 39,300 1,070
54162 Environmental consulting services Taxable 285 241,045 88,185 2,368
54169 Other scientific & technical consulting services Taxable 587 281,906 116,759 2,202
5417 Scientific research & development services Taxable 343 1,287,086 552,833 11,145
Exempt 68 173,805 75,515 1,305
54171 R&D in the physical, engineering, & life sciences Taxable 306 D D (5000-9999)
Exempt 55 167,961 73,608 1,247
5417101 R&D in the physical & engineering sciences Taxable 170 724,144 281,347 4,685
Exempt 21 111,016 45,847 716
5417102 Research & development in the life sciences Taxable 136 D D (5000-9999)
Exempt 34 56,945 27,761 531
54172 Research & development in the social sciences & humanities Taxable 37 D D (1000-2499)
Exempt 13 5,844 1,907 58
5418 Advertising & related services Taxable 1,519 1,895,763 580,943 15,526
54181 Advertising agencies Taxable 536 519,785 234,712 4,560
54182 Public relations agencies Taxable 246 142,106 51,562 1,069
54183 Media buying services Taxable 27 20,436 7,799 153
54184 Media representatives Taxable 120 113,033 42,030 898
5418401 Radio & television advertising representatives Taxable 35 15,725 6,804 218
5418402 Publishers' advertising representatives Taxable 85 97,308 35,226 680
54185 Display advertising Taxable 78 184,502 33,526 1,303
5418501 Display advertising (except outdoor) Taxable 35 115,641 14,547 982
5418502 Outdoor advertising services Taxable 43 68,861 18,979 321
54186 Direct mail advertising Taxable 169 467,544 130,923 4,967
54187 Advertising material distribution services Taxable 27 58,630 20,272 803
54189 Other services related to advertising Taxable 316 389,727 60,119 1,773
5418901 Welcoming services Taxable 1 D D (1-19)
5418902 Advertising specialties goods distributor Taxable 173 314,380 37,959 1,000
5418903 Sign painting & lettering shop Taxable 101 19,609 5,538 220
5418909 All other advertising Taxable 41 D D (500-999)
5419 Other professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 844 972,185 280,177 8,265
54191 Marketing research & public opinion polling Taxable 235 758,594 210,729 5,562
54192 Photographic services Taxable 473 139,215 41,867 2,058
541921 Photographic studios, portrait Taxable 327 94,597 27,555 1,562
541922 Commercial photography Taxable 146 44,618 14,312 496
54193 Translation & interpretation services Taxable 25 8,319 2,508 86
54194 Veterinary Services (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
54199 All other professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 111 66,057 25,073 559
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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