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


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 8,117 4,734,592 1,924,997 52,514
Exempt 94 123,760 57,063 1,873
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 8,117 4,734,592 1,924,997 52,514
Exempt 94 123,760 57,063 1,873

 

 

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 8,117 4,734,592 1,924,997 52,514
Exempt 94 123,760 57,063 1,873
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Receipts
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 8,117 4,734,592 1,924,997 52,514
Exempt 94 123,760 57,063 1,873
5411 Legal services Taxable 2,071 1,090,836 411,264 10,464
Exempt 45 22,145 14,157 424
54111 Offices of lawyers Taxable 1,979 1,028,707 384,846 9,464
Exempt 45 22,145 14,157 424
5411101 Offices of lawyers (except legal aid societies) Taxable 1,979 1,028,707 384,846 9,464
5411102 Legal aid societies & similar legal services Exempt 45 22,145 14,157 424
54119 Other legal services Taxable 92 62,129 26,418 1,000
541191 Title abstract & settlement offices Taxable 72 58,267 25,029 895
541199 All other legal services Taxable 20 3,862 1,389 105
5412 Accounting, tax return prep, bookkeeping, & payroll services Taxable 1,617 635,231 255,001 10,662
54121 Accounting, tax return prep, bookkeeping, & payroll services Taxable 1,617 635,231 255,001 10,662
541211 Offices of certified public accountants Taxable 860 366,068 145,277 4,686
541213 Tax return preparation services Taxable 296 37,924 13,260 1,649
541214 Payroll services Taxable 40 164,932 66,570 2,844
541219 Other accounting services Taxable 421 66,307 29,894 1,483
5413 Architectural, engineering, & related services Taxable 1,325 1,061,531 456,754 10,806
54131 Architectural services Taxable 308 247,565 91,205 2,215
54132 Landscape Architectural Services (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
54133 Engineering services Taxable 710 696,639 312,608 6,936
54134 Drafting services Taxable 32 D D (20-99)
54135 Building inspection services Taxable 52 13,296 6,436 174
54136 Geophysical surveying & mapping services Taxable 2 D D (1-19)
54137 Surveying & mapping (except geophysical) services Taxable 141 40,712 20,620 658
54138 Testing laboratories Taxable 80 57,946 23,434 740
5414 Specialized design services Taxable 348 232,276 84,684 2,074
54141 Interior design services Taxable 107 43,064 7,100 310
54142 Industrial design services Taxable 20 107,344 51,826 916
54143 Graphic design services Taxable 216 81,067 25,534 833
5414301 Graphic design services (except commercial art & medical artists) Taxable 194 69,320 21,242 703
5414302 Commercial art Taxable 21 D D (100-249)
5414303 Medical artists Taxable 1 D D (1-19)
54149 Other specialized design services Taxable 5 801 224 15
5415 Computer systems design & related services Taxable 801 697,941 326,299 6,861
541511 Custom computer programming services Taxable 346 254,626 135,592 2,643
541512 Computer systems design services Taxable 345 365,347 153,322 3,025
5415121 Computer systems integrators Taxable 128 194,318 67,356 1,591
5415122 Computer systems consultants (except systems integrators) Taxable 217 171,029 85,966 1,434
541513 Computer facilities management services Taxable 12 5,722 4,138 231
541519 Other computer related services Taxable 98 72,246 33,247 962
5416 Management, scientific, & technical consulting services Taxable 961 379,587 147,566 3,586
54161 Management consulting services Taxable 679 283,736 109,372 2,540
541611 Administrative management & general management consulting service Taxable 304 129,916 46,974 964
541612 Human resources & executive search consulting services Taxable 153 68,013 30,098 694
5416121 Actuarial consulting Taxable 7 8,001 3,352 62
5416122 Executive placement services Taxable 69 32,303 16,266 357
5416123 Human resources & personnel management consulting Taxable 77 27,709 10,480 275
541613 Marketing consulting services Taxable 122 33,942 12,296 376
541614 Process, physical distribution, & logistics consulting services Taxable 47 34,294 13,457 293
541618 Other management consulting services Taxable 53 17,571 6,547 213
54162 Environmental consulting services Taxable 118 50,232 17,695 529
54169 Other scientific & technical consulting services Taxable 164 45,619 20,499 517
5417 Scientific research & development services Taxable 115 76,349 35,681 755
Exempt 49 101,615 42,906 1,449
54171 R&D in the physical, engineering, & life sciences Taxable 100 73,560 34,609 718
Exempt 28 66,728 27,133 856
5417101 R&D in the physical & engineering sciences Taxable 54 44,098 21,089 390
Exempt 8 D D (250-499)
5417102 Research & development in the life sciences Taxable 46 29,462 13,520 328
Exempt 20 D D (250-499)
54172 Research & development in the social sciences & humanities Taxable 15 2,789 1,072 37
Exempt 21 34,887 15,773 593
5418 Advertising & related services Taxable 508 426,460 162,263 4,543
54181 Advertising agencies Taxable 201 191,387 77,677 1,644
54182 Public relations agencies Taxable 97 85,739 44,518 893
54183 Media buying services Taxable 6 2,843 1,166 42
54184 Media representatives Taxable 33 24,842 7,526 247
5418401 Radio & television advertising representatives Taxable 16 16,245 4,693 151
5418402 Publishers' advertising representatives Taxable 17 8,597 2,833 96
54185 Display advertising Taxable 21 29,049 7,662 429
5418501 Display advertising (except outdoor) Taxable 6 7,704 2,254 302
5418502 Outdoor advertising services Taxable 15 21,345 5,408 127
54186 Direct mail advertising Taxable 42 47,965 12,941 544
54187 Advertising material distribution services Taxable 5 7,448 3,227 125
54189 Other services related to advertising Taxable 103 37,187 7,546 619
5418901 Welcoming services Taxable 1 D D (1-19)
5418902 Advertising specialties goods distributor Taxable 42 24,106 3,382 125
5418903 Sign painting & lettering shop Taxable 48 7,841 2,123 114
5418909 All other advertising Taxable 12 D D (250-499)
5419 Other professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 371 134,381 45,485 2,763
54191 Marketing research & public opinion polling Taxable 49 43,104 19,902 1,472
54192 Photographic services Taxable 256 68,380 18,699 1,040
541921 Photographic studios, portrait Taxable 188 46,281 12,101 820
541922 Commercial photography Taxable 68 22,099 6,598 220
54193 Translation & interpretation services Taxable 26 10,796 3,017 119
54194 Veterinary Services (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
54199 All other professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 40 12,101 3,867 132
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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