1997 Economic Census:
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
Texas


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 42,492 42,044,071 15,906,745 351,422
Exempt 314 879,662 280,078 6,970
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 42,492 42,044,071 15,906,745 351,422
Exempt 314 879,662 280,078 6,970

 

 

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 42,492 42,044,071 15,906,745 351,422
Exempt 314 879,662 280,078 6,970
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Receipts
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 42,492 42,044,071 15,906,745 351,422
Exempt 314 879,662 280,078 6,970
5411 Legal services Taxable 12,958 9,240,222 3,583,646 70,228
Exempt 160 67,435 38,030 1,110
54111 Offices of lawyers Taxable 12,308 8,812,733 3,450,691 65,525
Exempt 160 67,435 38,030 1,110
5411101 Offices of lawyers (except legal aid societies) Taxable 12,308 8,812,733 3,450,691 65,525
5411102 Legal aid societies & similar legal services Exempt 160 67,435 38,030 1,110
54119 Other legal services Taxable 650 427,489 132,955 4,703
541191 Title abstract & settlement offices Taxable 548 306,125 111,827 4,006
541199 All other legal services Taxable 102 121,364 21,128 697
5412 Accounting, tax return prep, bookkeeping, & payroll services Taxable 7,119 3,856,499 1,551,518 53,143
54121 Accounting, tax return prep, bookkeeping, & payroll services Taxable 7,119 3,856,499 1,551,518 53,143
541211 Offices of certified public accountants Taxable 4,272 2,720,446 1,052,675 26,744
541213 Tax return preparation services Taxable 815 125,381 42,152 8,048
541214 Payroll services Taxable 174 457,171 273,779 10,397
541219 Other accounting services Taxable 1,858 553,501 182,912 7,954
5413 Architectural, engineering, & related services Taxable 7,004 11,988,287 4,463,706 92,449
54131 Architectural services Taxable 1,306 1,160,271 444,352 9,746
54132 Landscape Architectural Services (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
54133 Engineering services Taxable 4,013 9,077,810 3,236,768 61,475
54134 Drafting services Taxable 158 69,681 35,385 937
54135 Building inspection services Taxable 160 37,762 13,001 437
54136 Geophysical surveying & mapping services Taxable 185 706,133 331,329 6,290
54137 Surveying & mapping (except geophysical) services Taxable 664 312,698 140,451 5,170
54138 Testing laboratories Taxable 518 623,932 262,420 8,394
5414 Specialized design services Taxable 1,427 768,329 208,885 6,083
54141 Interior design services Taxable 649 323,655 70,325 2,464
54142 Industrial design services Taxable 66 62,778 30,574 643
54143 Graphic design services Taxable 681 374,646 105,680 2,875
5414301 Graphic design services (except commercial art & medical artists) Taxable 583 332,884 94,076 2,498
5414302 Commercial art Taxable 96 D D (250-499)
5414303 Medical artists Taxable 2 D D (1-19)
54149 Other specialized design services Taxable 31 7,250 2,306 101
5415 Computer systems design & related services Taxable 4,491 7,436,661 2,806,480 50,071
541511 Custom computer programming services Taxable 1,960 2,659,752 1,219,576 20,441
541512 Computer systems design services Taxable 1,917 3,462,497 1,209,886 21,809
5415121 Computer systems integrators Taxable 719 2,744,138 852,879 14,734
5415122 Computer systems consultants (except systems integrators) Taxable 1,198 718,359 357,007 7,075
541513 Computer facilities management services Taxable 116 1,044,275 253,951 5,163
541519 Other computer related services Taxable 498 270,137 123,067 2,658
5416 Management, scientific, & technical consulting services Taxable 5,228 4,442,596 1,867,420 35,123
54161 Management consulting services Taxable 3,729 3,439,718 1,529,930 27,508
541611 Administrative management & general management consulting service Taxable 1,739 2,020,932 912,190 15,067
541612 Human resources & executive search consulting services Taxable 961 699,927 338,724 6,392
5416121 Actuarial consulting Taxable 46 64,495 31,205 438
5416122 Executive placement services Taxable 540 372,495 189,210 3,652
5416123 Human resources & personnel management consulting Taxable 375 262,937 118,309 2,302
541613 Marketing consulting services Taxable 585 362,555 145,443 3,007
541614 Process, physical distribution, & logistics consulting services Taxable 201 260,219 94,902 1,937
541618 Other management consulting services Taxable 243 96,085 38,671 1,105
54162 Environmental consulting services Taxable 453 293,719 110,504 2,844
54169 Other scientific & technical consulting services Taxable 1,046 709,159 226,986 4,771
5417 Scientific research & development services Taxable 385 805,224 360,261 7,506
Exempt 154 812,227 242,048 5,860
54171 R&D in the physical, engineering, & life sciences Taxable 336 778,748 350,491 7,096
Exempt 118 693,815 232,130 5,531
5417101 R&D in the physical & engineering sciences Taxable 218 547,290 236,520 4,917
Exempt 48 534,710 169,213 3,823
5417102 Research & development in the life sciences Taxable 118 231,458 113,971 2,179
Exempt 70 159,105 62,917 1,708
54172 Research & development in the social sciences & humanities Taxable 49 26,476 9,770 410
Exempt 36 118,412 9,918 329
5418 Advertising & related services Taxable 2,343 2,724,248 806,950 23,618
54181 Advertising agencies Taxable 794 799,177 367,894 7,872
54182 Public relations agencies Taxable 333 165,377 59,896 1,411
54183 Media buying services Taxable 61 44,618 17,669 449
54184 Media representatives Taxable 182 146,177 46,252 1,410
5418401 Radio & television advertising representatives Taxable 84 72,746 28,706 848
5418402 Publishers' advertising representatives Taxable 98 73,431 17,546 562
54185 Display advertising Taxable 173 334,399 55,429 2,992
5418501 Display advertising (except outdoor) Taxable 29 142,360 12,490 1,662
5418502 Outdoor advertising services Taxable 144 192,039 42,939 1,330
54186 Direct mail advertising Taxable 211 621,862 168,105 6,166
54187 Advertising material distribution services Taxable 43 62,289 10,206 322
54189 Other services related to advertising Taxable 546 550,349 81,499 2,996
5418901 Welcoming services Taxable 7 974 111 10
5418902 Advertising specialties goods distributor Taxable 304 434,988 53,341 1,820
5418903 Sign painting & lettering shop Taxable 171 60,907 14,176 664
5418909 All other advertising Taxable 64 53,480 13,871 502
5419 Other professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 1,537 782,005 257,879 13,201
54191 Marketing research & public opinion polling Taxable 209 301,151 107,471 5,802
54192 Photographic services Taxable 1,055 306,159 92,719 5,549
541921 Photographic studios, portrait Taxable 847 224,015 67,107 4,739
541922 Commercial photography Taxable 208 82,144 25,612 810
54193 Translation & interpretation services Taxable 50 28,413 10,210 253
54194 Veterinary Services (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
54199 All other professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 223 146,282 47,479 1,597
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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