1997 Economic Census:
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
Allegheny County, PA


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 3,432 5,155,606 1,988,078 44,926
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 3,432 5,155,606 1,988,078 44,926

 

 

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 3,432 5,155,606 1,988,078 44,926
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Receipts
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 3,432 5,155,606 1,988,078 44,926
5411 Legal services Taxable 962 1,072,894 470,136 8,834
54111 Offices of lawyers Taxable 835 995,239 440,601 7,745
5411101 Offices of lawyers (except legal aid societies) Taxable 835 995,239 440,601 7,745
54119 Other legal services Taxable 127 77,655 29,535 1,089
541191 Title abstract & settlement offices Taxable 114 71,210 27,947 1,024
541199 All other legal services Taxable 13 6,445 1,588 65
5412 Accounting, tax return prep, bookkeeping, & payroll services Taxable 445 441,294 168,096 5,603
54121 Accounting, tax return prep, bookkeeping, & payroll services Taxable 445 441,294 168,096 5,603
541211 Offices of certified public accountants Taxable 286 381,795 143,519 3,281
541213 Tax return preparation services Taxable 38 12,838 5,369 1,282
541219 Other accounting services Taxable 111 29,920 10,575 594
5413 Architectural, engineering, & related services Taxable 638 1,605,997 533,914 11,433
54131 Architectural services Taxable 132 123,154 48,588 1,211
54132 Landscape Architectural Services (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
54133 Engineering services Taxable 405 1,406,207 450,768 9,112
54134 Drafting services Taxable 11 D D (20-99)
54135 Building inspection services Taxable 19 4,758 2,022 78
54137 Surveying & mapping (except geophysical) services Taxable 24 6,918 3,535 138
54138 Testing laboratories Taxable 44 60,332 27,168 831
5414 Specialized design services Taxable 136 91,862 28,170 723
54141 Interior design services Taxable 39 D D (100-249)
54142 Industrial design services Taxable 6 30,265 11,251 207
54143 Graphic design services Taxable 90 46,450 14,178 398
5414301 Graphic design services (except commercial art & medical artists) Taxable 75 D D (250-499)
5414302 Commercial art Taxable 15 D D (20-99)
5415 Computer systems design & related services Taxable 336 715,649 322,783 6,361
541511 Custom computer programming services Taxable 136 398,972 210,986 3,841
541512 Computer systems design services Taxable 166 257,017 96,003 2,172
5415121 Computer systems integrators Taxable 79 152,195 42,705 953
5415122 Computer systems consultants (except systems integrators) Taxable 87 104,822 53,298 1,219
541519 Other computer related services Taxable 25 D D (100-249)
5416 Management, scientific, & technical consulting services Taxable 499 455,169 193,399 4,555
54161 Management consulting services Taxable 392 392,712 168,069 3,865
541611 Administrative management & general management consulting service Taxable 185 158,264 78,215 1,767
541612 Human resources & executive search consulting services Taxable 112 144,920 66,175 1,578
5416122 Executive placement services Taxable 49 33,512 19,264 410
5416123 Human resources & personnel management consulting Taxable 50 104,822 43,296 1,103
541613 Marketing consulting services Taxable 60 44,692 8,095 175
541614 Process, physical distribution, & logistics consulting services Taxable 21 23,785 8,120 171
541618 Other management consulting services Taxable 14 21,051 7,464 174
54162 Environmental consulting services Taxable 43 36,305 14,652 398
54169 Other scientific & technical consulting services Taxable 64 26,152 10,678 292
5417 Scientific research & development services Taxable 39 D D (2500-4999)
54171 R&D in the physical, engineering, & life sciences Taxable 34 D D (2500-4999)
5417101 R&D in the physical & engineering sciences Taxable 29 D D (2500-4999)
5418 Advertising & related services Taxable 231 300,342 92,335 3,204
54181 Advertising agencies Taxable 92 93,027 41,822 1,076
54182 Public relations agencies Taxable 41 26,955 12,591 292
54184 Media representatives Taxable 11 D D (100-249)
5418402 Publishers' advertising representatives Taxable 5 D D (100-249)
54185 Display advertising Taxable 8 D D (20-99)
5418502 Outdoor advertising services Taxable 7 D D (20-99)
54186 Direct mail advertising Taxable 24 95,813 18,555 815
54189 Other services related to advertising Taxable 48 D D (500-999)
5418902 Advertising specialties goods distributor Taxable 33 D D (100-249)
5418903 Sign painting & lettering shop Taxable 10 D D (20-99)
5419 Other professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 146 D D (1000-2499)
54191 Marketing research & public opinion polling Taxable 27 D D (500-999)
54192 Photographic services Taxable 96 26,638 7,187 519
541921 Photographic studios, portrait Taxable 65 18,595 4,642 426
541922 Commercial photography Taxable 31 8,043 2,545 93
54193 Translation & interpretation services Taxable 6 2,475 750 30
54194 Veterinary Services (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
54199 All other professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 17 D D (250-499)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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