1997 Economic Census:
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
New York County, NY


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 15,163 38,237,470 14,755,234 230,278
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 15,163 38,237,470 14,755,234 230,278

 

 

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 15,163 38,237,470 14,755,234 230,278
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Receipts
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 15,163 38,237,470 14,755,234 230,278
5411 Legal services Taxable 4,011 13,434,939 4,457,686 64,832
54111 Offices of lawyers Taxable 3,932 13,312,271 4,419,274 63,882
5411101 Offices of lawyers (except legal aid societies) Taxable 3,932 13,312,271 4,419,274 63,882
54119 Other legal services Taxable 79 122,668 38,412 950
541191 Title abstract & settlement offices Taxable 31 56,460 18,564 344
541199 All other legal services Taxable 48 66,208 19,848 606
5412 Accounting, tax return prep, bookkeeping, & payroll services Taxable 1,292 4,579,181 1,819,850 40,175
54121 Accounting, tax return prep, bookkeeping, & payroll services Taxable 1,292 4,579,181 1,819,850 40,175
541211 Offices of certified public accountants Taxable 908 3,618,744 1,185,507 22,899
541213 Tax return preparation services Taxable 73 16,403 5,519 594
541214 Payroll services Taxable 71 805,318 567,449 15,031
541219 Other accounting services Taxable 240 138,716 61,375 1,651
5413 Architectural, engineering, & related services Taxable 1,240 2,533,786 1,000,737 18,866
54131 Architectural services Taxable 748 980,070 377,583 7,420
54132 Landscape Architectural Services (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
54133 Engineering services Taxable 417 1,479,472 584,030 10,632
54134 Drafting services Taxable 22 34,013 21,811 435
54135 Building inspection services Taxable 23 11,044 3,736 61
54137 Surveying & mapping (except geophysical) services Taxable 9 D D (20-99)
54138 Testing laboratories Taxable 19 22,247 9,567 245
5414 Specialized design services Taxable 1,741 1,642,074 492,561 9,350
54141 Interior design services Taxable 482 484,859 117,728 2,151
54142 Industrial design services Taxable 54 66,228 25,149 425
54143 Graphic design services Taxable 1,025 987,468 316,637 6,014
5414301 Graphic design services (except commercial art & medical artists) Taxable 895 833,523 280,688 5,250
5414302 Commercial art Taxable 129 D D (500-999)
54149 Other specialized design services Taxable 180 103,519 33,047 760
5415 Computer systems design & related services Taxable 1,644 3,026,284 1,302,973 18,733
541511 Custom computer programming services Taxable 718 1,515,982 682,534 9,766
541512 Computer systems design services Taxable 671 1,258,106 483,115 7,019
5415121 Computer systems integrators Taxable 172 621,421 182,974 2,865
5415122 Computer systems consultants (except systems integrators) Taxable 499 636,685 300,141 4,154
541513 Computer facilities management services Taxable 37 94,474 47,288 749
541519 Other computer related services Taxable 218 157,722 90,036 1,199
5416 Management, scientific, & technical consulting services Taxable 2,244 4,616,303 2,124,830 23,999
54161 Management consulting services Taxable 1,924 4,376,265 2,029,146 22,350
541611 Administrative management & general management consulting service Taxable 696 2,640,875 1,252,945 11,825
541612 Human resources & executive search consulting services Taxable 706 1,143,883 577,370 7,285
5416121 Actuarial consulting Taxable 18 D D (500-999)
5416122 Executive placement services Taxable 527 799,274 414,792 4,582
5416123 Human resources & personnel management consulting Taxable 161 D D (1000-2499)
541613 Marketing consulting services Taxable 424 432,913 138,174 2,328
541614 Process, physical distribution, & logistics consulting services Taxable 43 36,199 15,636 181
541618 Other management consulting services Taxable 55 122,395 45,021 731
54162 Environmental consulting services Taxable 35 37,120 15,972 325
54169 Other scientific & technical consulting services Taxable 285 202,918 79,712 1,324
5417 Scientific research & development services Taxable 98 193,735 71,787 1,048
54171 R&D in the physical, engineering, & life sciences Taxable 67 D D (500-999)
5417101 R&D in the physical & engineering sciences Taxable 35 D D (100-249)
5417102 Research & development in the life sciences Taxable 32 D D (500-999)
54172 Research & development in the social sciences & humanities Taxable 31 D D (250-499)
5418 Advertising & related services Taxable 1,958 6,994,730 3,092,312 44,774
54181 Advertising agencies Taxable 757 4,006,771 2,017,495 27,025
54182 Public relations agencies Taxable 657 1,024,221 455,964 7,039
54183 Media buying services Taxable 76 D D (1000-2499)
54184 Media representatives Taxable 159 559,961 231,950 3,379
5418401 Radio & television advertising representatives Taxable 78 346,607 181,872 2,570
5418402 Publishers' advertising representatives Taxable 81 213,354 50,078 809
54185 Display advertising Taxable 53 372,827 49,789 935
5418501 Display advertising (except outdoor) Taxable 23 307,848 35,165 745
5418502 Outdoor advertising services Taxable 30 64,979 14,624 190
54186 Direct mail advertising Taxable 73 399,090 159,272 2,723
54187 Advertising material distribution services Taxable 14 127,722 25,682 926
54189 Other services related to advertising Taxable 169 D D (1000-2499)
5418902 Advertising specialties goods distributor Taxable 79 126,617 11,853 289
5418903 Sign painting & lettering shop Taxable 29 17,192 4,693 185
5418909 All other advertising Taxable 59 D D (500-999)
5419 Other professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 935 1,216,438 392,498 8,501
54191 Marketing research & public opinion polling Taxable 206 667,953 222,470 4,652
54192 Photographic services Taxable 612 443,395 132,161 2,906
541921 Photographic studios, portrait Taxable 167 82,391 23,314 563
541922 Commercial photography Taxable 445 361,004 108,847 2,343
54193 Translation & interpretation services Taxable 49 51,096 19,606 458
54194 Veterinary Services (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
54199 All other professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 68 53,994 18,261 485
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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