1997 Economic Census:
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
Harris County, TX


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 9,944 15,512,860 5,478,161 106,124
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 9,944 15,512,860 5,478,161 106,124

 

 

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 9,944 15,512,860 5,478,161 106,124
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Receipts
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 9,944 15,512,860 5,478,161 106,124
5411 Legal services Taxable 2,919 2,814,918 1,052,276 17,758
54111 Offices of lawyers Taxable 2,851 2,768,757 1,039,210 17,340
5411101 Offices of lawyers (except legal aid societies) Taxable 2,851 2,768,757 1,039,210 17,340
54119 Other legal services Taxable 68 46,161 13,066 418
541191 Title abstract & settlement offices Taxable 37 D D (250-499)
541199 All other legal services Taxable 31 D D (100-249)
5412 Accounting, tax return prep, bookkeeping, & payroll services Taxable 1,389 1,154,843 525,602 13,601
54121 Accounting, tax return prep, bookkeeping, & payroll services Taxable 1,389 1,154,843 525,602 13,601
541211 Offices of certified public accountants Taxable 893 837,320 352,931 7,285
541213 Tax return preparation services Taxable 120 14,463 4,762 449
541214 Payroll services Taxable 37 213,469 133,320 4,613
541219 Other accounting services Taxable 339 89,591 34,589 1,254
5413 Architectural, engineering, & related services Taxable 1,992 6,603,098 2,227,514 41,525
54131 Architectural services Taxable 313 299,164 122,530 2,403
54132 Landscape Architectural Services (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
54133 Engineering services Taxable 1,258 D D (25k-49999)
54134 Drafting services Taxable 33 D D (100-249)
54135 Building inspection services Taxable 35 D D (20-99)
54136 Geophysical surveying & mapping services Taxable 81 D D (1000-2499)
54137 Surveying & mapping (except geophysical) services Taxable 108 D D (1000-2499)
54138 Testing laboratories Taxable 164 D D (2500-4999)
5414 Specialized design services Taxable 344 212,504 63,391 1,584
54141 Interior design services Taxable 151 D D (500-999)
54142 Industrial design services Taxable 17 23,514 15,381 300
54143 Graphic design services Taxable 169 109,607 30,347 741
5414301 Graphic design services (except commercial art & medical artists) Taxable 148 D D (500-999)
5414302 Commercial art Taxable 21 D D (20-99)
5415 Computer systems design & related services Taxable 1,044 2,156,195 718,867 11,301
541511 Custom computer programming services Taxable 443 780,005 296,837 4,678
541512 Computer systems design services Taxable 445 1,071,469 311,210 4,903
5415121 Computer systems integrators Taxable 183 879,294 211,085 3,225
5415122 Computer systems consultants (except systems integrators) Taxable 262 192,175 100,125 1,678
541513 Computer facilities management services Taxable 36 245,236 76,892 1,271
541519 Other computer related services Taxable 120 59,485 33,928 449
5416 Management, scientific, & technical consulting services Taxable 1,342 1,488,316 572,141 10,703
54161 Management consulting services Taxable 944 1,069,997 458,327 8,256
541611 Administrative management & general management consulting service Taxable 393 627,605 251,508 4,399
541612 Human resources & executive search consulting services Taxable 277 209,390 103,589 1,769
5416122 Executive placement services Taxable 176 132,585 68,210 1,152
5416123 Human resources & personnel management consulting Taxable 90 D D (500-999)
541613 Marketing consulting services Taxable 145 88,885 50,561 1,025
541614 Process, physical distribution, & logistics consulting services Taxable 58 113,591 40,674 708
541618 Other management consulting services Taxable 71 30,526 11,995 355
54162 Environmental consulting services Taxable 114 108,643 43,755 993
54169 Other scientific & technical consulting services Taxable 284 309,676 70,059 1,454
5417 Scientific research & development services Taxable 92 256,721 95,540 2,048
54171 R&D in the physical, engineering, & life sciences Taxable 80 253,017 94,142 1,959
5417101 R&D in the physical & engineering sciences Taxable 54 209,948 78,813 1,664
5417102 Research & development in the life sciences Taxable 26 43,069 15,329 295
5418 Advertising & related services Taxable 502 644,262 158,056 4,716
54181 Advertising agencies Taxable 167 147,345 68,886 1,353
54182 Public relations agencies Taxable 77 37,125 13,063 279
54184 Media representatives Taxable 34 D D (250-499)
5418401 Radio & television advertising representatives Taxable 15 15,359 6,562 277
5418402 Publishers' advertising representatives Taxable 19 D D (20-99)
54185 Display advertising Taxable 29 109,543 16,576 962
5418501 Display advertising (except outdoor) Taxable 6 D D (500-999)
5418502 Outdoor advertising services Taxable 23 D D (250-499)
54186 Direct mail advertising Taxable 36 110,817 19,771 566
54187 Advertising material distribution services Taxable 14 11,338 2,895 82
54189 Other services related to advertising Taxable 133 D D (1000-2499)
5418902 Advertising specialties goods distributor Taxable 75 D D (500-999)
5418903 Sign painting & lettering shop Taxable 31 D D (100-249)
5418909 All other advertising Taxable 25 D D (250-499)
5419 Other professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 320 182,003 64,774 2,888
54191 Marketing research & public opinion polling Taxable 51 D D (1000-2499)
54192 Photographic services Taxable 195 62,383 23,131 1,200
541921 Photographic studios, portrait Taxable 156 D D (1000-2499)
541922 Commercial photography Taxable 39 D D (100-249)
54193 Translation & interpretation services Taxable 17 D D (100-249)
54194 Veterinary Services (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
54199 All other professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 57 D D (250-499)
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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