1997 Economic Census:
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
Multnomah County, OR


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 2,682 2,336,044 967,683 23,427
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 2,682 2,336,044 967,683 23,427

 

 

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 2,682 2,336,044 967,683 23,427
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Receipts
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 2,682 2,336,044 967,683 23,427
5411 Legal services Taxable 782 673,481 251,848 5,167
54111 Offices of lawyers Taxable 777 670,831 250,944 5,144
5411101 Offices of lawyers (except legal aid societies) Taxable 777 670,831 250,944 5,144
5412 Accounting, tax return prep, bookkeeping, & payroll services Taxable 400 286,692 120,463 4,374
54121 Accounting, tax return prep, bookkeeping, & payroll services Taxable 400 286,692 120,463 4,374
541211 Offices of certified public accountants Taxable 221 158,417 65,270 1,796
541213 Tax return preparation services Taxable 63 9,249 3,327 368
541214 Payroll services Taxable 15 D D (1000-2499)
541219 Other accounting services Taxable 101 D D (500-999)
5413 Architectural, engineering, & related services Taxable 398 513,856 216,974 4,611
54131 Architectural services Taxable 144 182,690 69,113 1,513
54132 Landscape Architectural Services (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
54133 Engineering services Taxable 203 302,808 135,244 2,765
54134 Drafting services Taxable 9 2,140 802 28
54135 Building inspection services Taxable 14 4,017 1,926 31
54137 Surveying & mapping (except geophysical) services Taxable 14 7,983 4,671 102
54138 Testing laboratories Taxable 14 14,218 5,218 172
5414 Specialized design services Taxable 180 158,953 67,254 1,433
54141 Interior design services Taxable 53 D D (100-249)
54142 Industrial design services Taxable 7 D D (500-999)
54143 Graphic design services Taxable 118 49,289 15,471 420
5414301 Graphic design services (except commercial art & medical artists) Taxable 108 45,216 13,917 397
5414302 Commercial art Taxable 9 D D (20-99)
5415 Computer systems design & related services Taxable 226 174,632 86,261 1,825
541511 Custom computer programming services Taxable 107 75,340 43,738 842
541512 Computer systems design services Taxable 86 68,187 29,090 697
5415121 Computer systems integrators Taxable 29 36,442 15,941 436
5415122 Computer systems consultants (except systems integrators) Taxable 57 31,745 13,149 261
541519 Other computer related services Taxable 32 D D (250-499)
5416 Management, scientific, & technical consulting services Taxable 310 152,514 68,084 1,445
54161 Management consulting services Taxable 228 112,198 50,561 1,036
541611 Administrative management & general management consulting service Taxable 98 41,188 19,667 399
541612 Human resources & executive search consulting services Taxable 65 42,159 19,010 404
5416122 Executive placement services Taxable 31 19,116 9,751 205
5416123 Human resources & personnel management consulting Taxable 30 D D (100-249)
541613 Marketing consulting services Taxable 36 9,876 3,570 80
541614 Process, physical distribution, & logistics consulting services Taxable 11 11,411 5,074 74
541618 Other management consulting services Taxable 18 7,564 3,240 79
54162 Environmental consulting services Taxable 30 17,294 6,660 173
54169 Other scientific & technical consulting services Taxable 52 23,022 10,863 236
5417 Scientific research & development services Taxable 25 14,312 6,693 160
54171 R&D in the physical, engineering, & life sciences Taxable 22 D D (100-249)
5418 Advertising & related services Taxable 210 283,282 121,823 2,658
54181 Advertising agencies Taxable 101 143,930 61,301 1,232
54182 Public relations agencies Taxable 42 69,810 38,381 685
54184 Media representatives Taxable 13 17,012 4,858 131
5418401 Radio & television advertising representatives Taxable 8 D D (20-99)
54186 Direct mail advertising Taxable 16 25,744 9,113 348
54189 Other services related to advertising Taxable 25 D D (20-99)
5418902 Advertising specialties goods distributor Taxable 13 D D (20-99)
5418903 Sign painting & lettering shop Taxable 9 D D (20-99)
5419 Other professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 151 78,322 28,283 1,754
54191 Marketing research & public opinion polling Taxable 30 33,676 15,717 1,274
54192 Photographic services Taxable 92 29,512 7,910 335
541921 Photographic studios, portrait Taxable 54 15,075 3,816 193
541922 Commercial photography Taxable 38 14,437 4,094 142
54193 Translation & interpretation services Taxable 13 7,408 1,813 71
54194 Veterinary Services (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
54199 All other professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 16 7,726 2,843 74
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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