1997 Economic Census:
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
South Dakota


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 1,282 450,444 161,719 6,228
Exempt 15 4,620 1,725 69
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 1,282 450,444 161,719 6,228
Exempt 15 4,620 1,725 69

 

 

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 1,282 450,444 161,719 6,228
Exempt 15 4,620 1,725 69
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Receipts
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 1,282 450,444 161,719 6,228
Exempt 15 4,620 1,725 69
5411 Legal services Taxable 476 144,399 41,800 1,673
Exempt 11 2,748 1,382 55
54111 Offices of lawyers Taxable 425 133,801 37,706 1,481
Exempt 11 2,748 1,382 55
5411101 Offices of lawyers (except legal aid societies) Taxable 425 133,801 37,706 1,481
5411102 Legal aid societies & similar legal services Exempt 11 2,748 1,382 55
54119 Other legal services Taxable 51 10,598 4,094 192
541191 Title abstract & settlement offices Taxable 49 D D (100-249)
541199 All other legal services Taxable 2 D D (1-19)
5412 Accounting, tax return prep, bookkeeping, & payroll services Taxable 248 70,078 26,499 1,419
54121 Accounting, tax return prep, bookkeeping, & payroll services Taxable 248 70,078 26,499 1,419
541211 Offices of certified public accountants Taxable 124 53,028 19,515 831
541213 Tax return preparation services Taxable 46 4,854 1,436 259
541214 Payroll services Taxable 5 1,020 621 27
541219 Other accounting services Taxable 73 11,176 4,927 302
5413 Architectural, engineering, & related services Taxable 163 79,701 34,219 1,050
54131 Architectural services Taxable 40 20,915 8,417 239
54132 Landscape Architectural Services (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
54133 Engineering services Taxable 82 48,364 21,167 611
54134 Drafting services Taxable 3 D D (1-19)
54135 Building inspection services Taxable 3 221 32 9
54136 Geophysical surveying & mapping services Taxable 1 D D (1-19)
54137 Surveying & mapping (except geophysical) services Taxable 20 2,690 1,317 70
54138 Testing laboratories Taxable 14 6,872 3,010 112
5414 Specialized design services Taxable 30 6,402 1,322 76
54141 Interior design services Taxable 12 2,219 281 22
54142 Industrial design services Taxable 3 D D (1-19)
54143 Graphic design services Taxable 13 3,193 811 44
5414301 Graphic design services (except commercial art & medical artists) Taxable 10 D D (20-99)
5414302 Commercial art Taxable 3 D D (1-19)
54149 Other specialized design services Taxable 2 D D (1-19)
5415 Computer systems design & related services Taxable 79 65,242 29,470 878
541511 Custom computer programming services Taxable 37 15,568 8,621 316
541512 Computer systems design services Taxable 34 48,271 20,523 555
5415121 Computer systems integrators Taxable 15 32,876 12,413 388
5415122 Computer systems consultants (except systems integrators) Taxable 19 15,395 8,110 167
541519 Other computer related services Taxable 8 1,403 326 7
5416 Management, scientific, & technical consulting services Taxable 111 21,066 8,866 294
54161 Management consulting services Taxable 90 14,879 6,155 208
541611 Administrative management & general management consulting service Taxable 50 7,792 3,534 117
541612 Human resources & executive search consulting services Taxable 11 3,679 1,508 42
5416121 Actuarial consulting Taxable 1 D D (1-19)
5416122 Executive placement services Taxable 4 D D (20-99)
5416123 Human resources & personnel management consulting Taxable 6 1,341 288 18
541613 Marketing consulting services Taxable 17 2,761 767 39
541614 Process, physical distribution, & logistics consulting services Taxable 7 239 141 3
541618 Other management consulting services Taxable 5 408 205 7
54162 Environmental consulting services Taxable 6 4,078 1,968 61
54169 Other scientific & technical consulting services Taxable 15 2,109 743 25
5417 Scientific research & development services Taxable 10 4,213 2,341 51
Exempt 4 1,872 343 14
54171 R&D in the physical, engineering, & life sciences Taxable 8 D D (20-99)
Exempt 3 D D (1-19)
5417101 R&D in the physical & engineering sciences Taxable 6 D D (20-99)
Exempt 1 D D (1-19)
5417102 Research & development in the life sciences Taxable 2 D D (1-19)
Exempt 2 D D (1-19)
54172 Research & development in the social sciences & humanities Taxable 2 D D (1-19)
Exempt 1 D D (1-19)
5418 Advertising & related services Taxable 83 36,441 11,277 374
54181 Advertising agencies Taxable 32 16,590 6,661 172
54182 Public relations agencies Taxable 5 1,181 317 8
54183 Media buying services Taxable 1 D D (1-19)
54184 Media representatives Taxable 3 D D (1-19)
5418401 Radio & television advertising representatives Taxable 1 D D (1-19)
5418402 Publishers' advertising representatives Taxable 2 D D (1-19)
54185 Display advertising Taxable 11 7,612 2,046 63
5418501 Display advertising (except outdoor) Taxable 3 139 31 5
5418502 Outdoor advertising services Taxable 8 7,473 2,015 58
54186 Direct mail advertising Taxable 1 D D (1-19)
54187 Advertising material distribution services Taxable 4 523 41 6
54189 Other services related to advertising Taxable 26 9,772 1,919 102
5418902 Advertising specialties goods distributor Taxable 12 D D (20-99)
5418903 Sign painting & lettering shop Taxable 12 2,044 457 32
5418909 All other advertising Taxable 2 D D (1-19)
5419 Other professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 82 22,902 5,925 413
54191 Marketing research & public opinion polling Taxable 4 3,259 1,633 150
54192 Photographic services Taxable 70 18,149 4,011 243
541921 Photographic studios, portrait Taxable 61 11,372 2,052 175
541922 Commercial photography Taxable 9 6,777 1,959 68
54193 Translation & interpretation services Taxable 1 D D (1-19)
54194 Veterinary Services (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
54199 All other professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 7 D D (1-19)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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