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


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 4,171 2,974,421 1,171,101 28,963
Exempt 25 10,120 4,946 163
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 4,171 2,974,421 1,171,101 28,963
Exempt 25 10,120 4,946 163

 

 

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 4,171 2,974,421 1,171,101 28,963
Exempt 25 10,120 4,946 163
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Receipts
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 4,171 2,974,421 1,171,101 28,963
Exempt 25 10,120 4,946 163
5411 Legal services Taxable 1,166 684,441 323,565 6,396
Exempt 12 5,395 3,166 109
54111 Offices of lawyers Taxable 1,097 629,337 296,069 5,645
Exempt 12 5,395 3,166 109
5411101 Offices of lawyers (except legal aid societies) Taxable 1,097 629,337 296,069 5,645
5411102 Legal aid societies & similar legal services Exempt 12 5,395 3,166 109
54119 Other legal services Taxable 69 55,104 27,496 751
541191 Title abstract & settlement offices Taxable 47 49,913 25,496 669
541199 All other legal services Taxable 22 5,191 2,000 82
5412 Accounting, tax return prep, bookkeeping, & payroll services Taxable 620 224,261 92,947 4,064
54121 Accounting, tax return prep, bookkeeping, & payroll services Taxable 620 224,261 92,947 4,064
541211 Offices of certified public accountants Taxable 297 143,177 58,806 1,613
541213 Tax return preparation services Taxable 109 14,510 4,891 899
541214 Payroll services Taxable 26 26,811 14,048 836
541219 Other accounting services Taxable 188 39,763 15,202 716
5413 Architectural, engineering, & related services Taxable 681 937,594 382,812 8,395
54131 Architectural services Taxable 131 144,766 49,791 1,069
54132 Landscape Architectural Services (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
54133 Engineering services Taxable 399 710,544 298,466 6,279
54134 Drafting services Taxable 15 2,537 782 49
54135 Building inspection services Taxable 12 1,417 688 29
54136 Geophysical surveying & mapping services Taxable 8 4,126 2,031 45
54137 Surveying & mapping (except geophysical) services Taxable 76 32,776 15,026 398
54138 Testing laboratories Taxable 40 41,428 16,028 526
5414 Specialized design services Taxable 153 78,609 17,248 555
54141 Interior design services Taxable 87 46,674 9,635 326
54142 Industrial design services Taxable 5 2,899 488 8
54143 Graphic design services Taxable 57 27,868 6,754 203
5414301 Graphic design services (except commercial art & medical artists) Taxable 48 26,114 6,174 187
5414302 Commercial art Taxable 9 1,754 580 16
54149 Other specialized design services Taxable 4 1,168 371 18
5415 Computer systems design & related services Taxable 361 183,285 68,913 1,590
541511 Custom computer programming services Taxable 162 65,380 27,764 564
541512 Computer systems design services Taxable 153 90,158 33,363 800
5415121 Computer systems integrators Taxable 42 48,376 17,634 489
5415122 Computer systems consultants (except systems integrators) Taxable 111 41,782 15,729 311
541513 Computer facilities management services Taxable 5 D D (100-249)
541519 Other computer related services Taxable 41 D D (20-99)
5416 Management, scientific, & technical consulting services Taxable 678 341,566 109,742 2,954
54161 Management consulting services Taxable 537 269,259 91,315 2,292
541611 Administrative management & general management consulting service Taxable 304 148,263 54,850 1,132
541612 Human resources & executive search consulting services Taxable 66 18,772 7,697 357
5416121 Actuarial consulting Taxable 4 422 220 14
5416122 Executive placement services Taxable 37 14,020 5,806 262
5416123 Human resources & personnel management consulting Taxable 25 4,330 1,671 81
541613 Marketing consulting services Taxable 127 89,230 24,758 694
541614 Process, physical distribution, & logistics consulting services Taxable 22 7,666 2,150 87
541618 Other management consulting services Taxable 18 5,328 1,860 22
54162 Environmental consulting services Taxable 39 38,760 7,974 414
54169 Other scientific & technical consulting services Taxable 102 33,547 10,453 248
5417 Scientific research & development services Taxable 54 162,741 91,864 1,900
Exempt 13 4,725 1,780 54
54171 R&D in the physical, engineering, & life sciences Taxable 47 161,109 91,069 1,880
Exempt 8 3,762 1,479 45
5417101 R&D in the physical & engineering sciences Taxable 31 145,836 84,962 1,776
Exempt 4 1,340 383 12
5417102 Research & development in the life sciences Taxable 16 15,273 6,107 104
Exempt 4 2,422 1,096 33
54172 Research & development in the social sciences & humanities Taxable 7 1,632 795 20
Exempt 5 963 301 9
5418 Advertising & related services Taxable 308 301,879 70,351 2,258
54181 Advertising agencies Taxable 111 99,936 28,269 727
54182 Public relations agencies Taxable 39 16,513 6,332 157
54183 Media buying services Taxable 7 1,722 355 8
54184 Media representatives Taxable 19 14,688 2,999 86
5418401 Radio & television advertising representatives Taxable 4 774 361 4
5418402 Publishers' advertising representatives Taxable 15 13,914 2,638 82
54185 Display advertising Taxable 27 48,685 7,965 233
5418501 Display advertising (except outdoor) Taxable 4 D D (1-19)
5418502 Outdoor advertising services Taxable 23 D D (100-249)
54186 Direct mail advertising Taxable 22 63,600 10,807 495
54187 Advertising material distribution services Taxable 9 5,117 1,247 94
54189 Other services related to advertising Taxable 74 51,618 12,377 458
5418902 Advertising specialties goods distributor Taxable 31 30,624 6,330 232
5418903 Sign painting & lettering shop Taxable 28 7,512 2,465 130
5418909 All other advertising Taxable 15 13,482 3,582 96
5419 Other professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 150 60,045 13,659 851
54191 Marketing research & public opinion polling Taxable 12 3,299 1,198 92
54192 Photographic services Taxable 115 46,590 9,769 613
541921 Photographic studios, portrait Taxable 89 37,935 7,493 490
541922 Commercial photography Taxable 26 8,655 2,276 123
54193 Translation & interpretation services Taxable 3 228 105 5
54194 Veterinary Services (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
54199 All other professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 20 9,928 2,587 141
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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