1997 Economic Census:
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
Montgomery 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 2,934 3,693,472 1,488,363 29,664
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 2,934 3,693,472 1,488,363 29,664

 

 

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 2,934 3,693,472 1,488,363 29,664
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Receipts
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 2,934 3,693,472 1,488,363 29,664
5411 Legal services Taxable 614 380,579 162,935 3,152
54111 Offices of lawyers Taxable 569 359,378 155,508 2,986
5411101 Offices of lawyers (except legal aid societies) Taxable 569 359,378 155,508 2,986
54119 Other legal services Taxable 45 21,201 7,427 166
541191 Title abstract & settlement offices Taxable 38 D D (100-249)
541199 All other legal services Taxable 7 D D (20-99)
5412 Accounting, tax return prep, bookkeeping, & payroll services Taxable 456 323,768 143,375 4,129
54121 Accounting, tax return prep, bookkeeping, & payroll services Taxable 456 323,768 143,375 4,129
541211 Offices of certified public accountants Taxable 311 212,552 97,511 2,144
541213 Tax return preparation services Taxable 16 4,687 2,161 564
541214 Payroll services Taxable 17 80,124 32,033 986
541219 Other accounting services Taxable 112 26,405 11,670 435
5413 Architectural, engineering, & related services Taxable 389 565,749 227,366 4,416
54131 Architectural services Taxable 81 38,796 15,148 401
54132 Landscape Architectural Services (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
54133 Engineering services Taxable 260 482,459 193,910 3,592
54134 Drafting services Taxable 6 D D (20-99)
54135 Building inspection services Taxable 10 3,354 1,645 33
54138 Testing laboratories Taxable 25 37,501 14,611 331
5414 Specialized design services Taxable 112 66,562 18,823 433
54141 Interior design services Taxable 49 26,021 5,135 144
54143 Graphic design services Taxable 58 38,773 12,880 271
5414301 Graphic design services (except commercial art & medical artists) Taxable 50 34,786 11,323 238
5414302 Commercial art Taxable 6 D D (1-19)
5415 Computer systems design & related services Taxable 459 1,167,227 491,569 8,333
541511 Custom computer programming services Taxable 195 310,559 159,729 2,528
541512 Computer systems design services Taxable 209 829,166 318,467 5,551
5415121 Computer systems integrators Taxable 71 715,878 256,368 4,584
5415122 Computer systems consultants (except systems integrators) Taxable 138 113,288 62,099 967
541519 Other computer related services Taxable 52 D D (100-249)
5416 Management, scientific, & technical consulting services Taxable 497 499,567 197,576 3,248
54161 Management consulting services Taxable 396 423,330 170,779 2,740
541611 Administrative management & general management consulting service Taxable 188 190,911 74,733 1,194
541612 Human resources & executive search consulting services Taxable 96 69,586 34,202 666
5416122 Executive placement services Taxable 44 41,460 23,635 441
5416123 Human resources & personnel management consulting Taxable 43 23,518 7,758 166
541613 Marketing consulting services Taxable 80 68,640 28,499 550
541614 Process, physical distribution, & logistics consulting services Taxable 15 89,176 32,210 296
541618 Other management consulting services Taxable 17 5,017 1,135 34
54162 Environmental consulting services Taxable 28 25,886 8,724 145
54169 Other scientific & technical consulting services Taxable 73 50,351 18,073 363
5417 Scientific research & development services Taxable 54 234,923 78,034 1,863
54171 R&D in the physical, engineering, & life sciences Taxable 46 229,774 75,085 1,755
5417101 R&D in the physical & engineering sciences Taxable 19 28,020 10,285 200
5417102 Research & development in the life sciences Taxable 27 201,754 64,800 1,555
5418 Advertising & related services Taxable 229 209,497 72,686 1,694
54181 Advertising agencies Taxable 78 75,269 34,618 717
54182 Public relations agencies Taxable 30 11,737 3,602 93
54184 Media representatives Taxable 18 10,051 3,417 54
5418402 Publishers' advertising representatives Taxable 14 D D (20-99)
54185 Display advertising Taxable 12 13,530 3,382 52
5418502 Outdoor advertising services Taxable 7 11,932 3,261 46
54186 Direct mail advertising Taxable 31 53,462 17,895 536
54189 Other services related to advertising Taxable 48 34,812 7,314 174
5418902 Advertising specialties goods distributor Taxable 34 30,385 5,810 116
5419 Other professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 124 245,600 95,999 2,396
54191 Marketing research & public opinion polling Taxable 41 219,742 88,778 2,034
54192 Photographic services Taxable 63 18,831 4,663 263
541921 Photographic studios, portrait Taxable 51 13,902 3,723 215
541922 Commercial photography Taxable 12 4,929 940 48
54194 Veterinary Services (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
54199 All other professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 16 D D (20-99)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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