1997 Economic Census:
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
Philadelphia 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 2,444 6,317,418 2,690,487 49,894
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 2,444 6,317,418 2,690,487 49,894

 

 

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 2,444 6,317,418 2,690,487 49,894
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Receipts
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 2,444 6,317,418 2,690,487 49,894
5411 Legal services Taxable 1,247 2,414,045 954,512 16,784
54111 Offices of lawyers Taxable 1,203 2,368,134 938,514 16,238
5411101 Offices of lawyers (except legal aid societies) Taxable 1,203 2,368,134 938,514 16,238
54119 Other legal services Taxable 44 45,911 15,998 546
541191 Title abstract & settlement offices Taxable 26 23,799 7,562 292
541199 All other legal services Taxable 18 22,112 8,436 254
5412 Accounting, tax return prep, bookkeeping, & payroll services Taxable 219 650,498 240,783 6,136
54121 Accounting, tax return prep, bookkeeping, & payroll services Taxable 219 650,498 240,783 6,136
541211 Offices of certified public accountants Taxable 118 591,109 213,248 4,454
541213 Tax return preparation services Taxable 22 6,532 2,893 755
541214 Payroll services Taxable 13 32,527 15,250 526
541219 Other accounting services Taxable 66 20,330 9,392 401
5413 Architectural, engineering, & related services Taxable 239 1,943,422 1,015,868 17,697
54131 Architectural services Taxable 129 242,073 101,015 2,235
54132 Landscape Architectural Services (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
54133 Engineering services Taxable 89 1,688,092 909,393 15,339
54137 Surveying & mapping (except geophysical) services Taxable 6 4,317 1,848 54
5414 Specialized design services Taxable 124 79,314 25,130 646
54141 Interior design services Taxable 47 41,636 13,748 350
54143 Graphic design services Taxable 72 37,002 11,108 287
5414301 Graphic design services (except commercial art & medical artists) Taxable 59 31,133 9,068 217
5414302 Commercial art Taxable 12 D D (20-99)
5415 Computer systems design & related services Taxable 101 374,366 73,675 1,486
541511 Custom computer programming services Taxable 39 38,157 19,904 398
541512 Computer systems design services Taxable 37 D D (500-999)
5415121 Computer systems integrators Taxable 10 D D (500-999)
5415122 Computer systems consultants (except systems integrators) Taxable 27 D D (100-249)
541519 Other computer related services Taxable 19 D D (100-249)
5416 Management, scientific, & technical consulting services Taxable 241 535,408 256,693 4,134
54161 Management consulting services Taxable 201 498,336 242,456 3,857
541611 Administrative management & general management consulting service Taxable 89 353,329 167,471 2,720
541612 Human resources & executive search consulting services Taxable 68 100,804 56,185 696
5416121 Actuarial consulting Taxable 5 D D (100-249)
5416122 Executive placement services Taxable 40 50,859 27,381 308
5416123 Human resources & personnel management consulting Taxable 23 D D (250-499)
541613 Marketing consulting services Taxable 32 36,428 14,359 335
541614 Process, physical distribution, & logistics consulting services Taxable 11 D D (20-99)
54162 Environmental consulting services Taxable 7 7,938 3,010 75
54169 Other scientific & technical consulting services Taxable 33 29,134 11,227 202
5417 Scientific research & development services Taxable 19 D D (100-249)
5418 Advertising & related services Taxable 164 246,565 95,555 2,031
54181 Advertising agencies Taxable 73 140,002 61,598 1,176
54182 Public relations agencies Taxable 22 18,732 10,381 161
54184 Media representatives Taxable 18 12,237 4,466 132
5418401 Radio & television advertising representatives Taxable 17 D D (100-249)
54185 Display advertising Taxable 7 27,105 6,758 129
5418502 Outdoor advertising services Taxable 5 D D (100-249)
54186 Direct mail advertising Taxable 11 24,537 6,464 136
54189 Other services related to advertising Taxable 24 18,277 3,245 114
5418902 Advertising specialties goods distributor Taxable 13 14,959 2,108 78
5419 Other professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 90 D D (500-999)
54191 Marketing research & public opinion polling Taxable 14 36,087 15,725 496
54192 Photographic services Taxable 63 20,450 6,142 318
541921 Photographic studios, portrait Taxable 42 13,583 4,450 264
541922 Commercial photography Taxable 21 6,867 1,692 54
54194 Veterinary Services (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
54199 All other professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 10 D D (20-99)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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