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


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 4,282 3,306,140 1,303,119 36,468
Exempt 43 30,326 13,473 381
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 4,282 3,306,140 1,303,119 36,468
Exempt 43 30,326 13,473 381

 

 

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 4,282 3,306,140 1,303,119 36,468
Exempt 43 30,326 13,473 381
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Receipts
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 4,282 3,306,140 1,303,119 36,468
Exempt 43 30,326 13,473 381
5411 Legal services Taxable 859 544,362 259,997 5,861
Exempt 18 9,380 5,523 184
54111 Offices of lawyers Taxable 778 483,358 234,843 4,930
Exempt 18 9,380 5,523 184
5411101 Offices of lawyers (except legal aid societies) Taxable 778 483,358 234,843 4,930
5411102 Legal aid societies & similar legal services Exempt 18 9,380 5,523 184
54119 Other legal services Taxable 81 61,004 25,154 931
541191 Title abstract & settlement offices Taxable 74 56,385 23,761 808
541199 All other legal services Taxable 7 4,619 1,393 123
5412 Accounting, tax return prep, bookkeeping, & payroll services Taxable 709 333,895 146,396 6,511
54121 Accounting, tax return prep, bookkeeping, & payroll services Taxable 709 333,895 146,396 6,511
541211 Offices of certified public accountants Taxable 386 169,429 69,255 2,248
541213 Tax return preparation services Taxable 65 11,147 3,415 761
541214 Payroll services Taxable 38 105,261 55,224 2,621
541219 Other accounting services Taxable 220 48,058 18,502 881
5413 Architectural, engineering, & related services Taxable 825 739,183 307,486 8,211
54131 Architectural services Taxable 168 110,703 41,372 1,133
54132 Landscape Architectural Services (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
54133 Engineering services Taxable 483 538,258 225,152 5,686
54134 Drafting services Taxable 33 13,729 6,356 164
54135 Building inspection services Taxable 19 3,294 1,166 60
54136 Geophysical surveying & mapping services Taxable 12 4,599 1,439 34
54137 Surveying & mapping (except geophysical) services Taxable 57 20,597 9,538 340
54138 Testing laboratories Taxable 53 48,003 22,463 794
5414 Specialized design services Taxable 178 61,752 12,537 597
54141 Interior design services Taxable 65 30,098 4,435 222
54142 Industrial design services Taxable 3 166 57 3
54143 Graphic design services Taxable 106 30,247 7,686 346
5414301 Graphic design services (except commercial art & medical artists) Taxable 85 24,167 6,196 270
5414302 Commercial art Taxable 21 6,080 1,490 76
54149 Other specialized design services Taxable 4 1,241 359 26
5415 Computer systems design & related services Taxable 529 778,340 295,274 6,730
541511 Custom computer programming services Taxable 266 255,274 115,880 2,415
541512 Computer systems design services Taxable 204 494,800 167,091 3,784
5415121 Computer systems integrators Taxable 87 419,967 130,933 2,774
5415122 Computer systems consultants (except systems integrators) Taxable 117 74,833 36,158 1,010
541513 Computer facilities management services Taxable 14 5,711 3,802 112
541519 Other computer related services Taxable 45 22,555 8,501 419
5416 Management, scientific, & technical consulting services Taxable 594 309,139 124,730 3,041
54161 Management consulting services Taxable 421 251,506 103,795 2,341
541611 Administrative management & general management consulting service Taxable 206 128,336 65,062 1,359
541612 Human resources & executive search consulting services Taxable 74 41,946 15,673 366
5416121 Actuarial consulting Taxable 5 2,376 1,427 32
5416122 Executive placement services Taxable 24 8,915 4,042 83
5416123 Human resources & personnel management consulting Taxable 45 30,655 10,204 251
541613 Marketing consulting services Taxable 99 66,949 19,558 509
541614 Process, physical distribution, & logistics consulting services Taxable 22 5,864 1,481 54
541618 Other management consulting services Taxable 20 8,411 2,021 53
54162 Environmental consulting services Taxable 59 25,405 9,464 320
54169 Other scientific & technical consulting services Taxable 114 32,228 11,471 380
5417 Scientific research & development services Taxable 99 119,868 56,423 1,227
Exempt 25 20,946 7,950 197
54171 R&D in the physical, engineering, & life sciences Taxable 89 118,438 55,835 1,200
Exempt 17 19,010 7,251 180
5417101 R&D in the physical & engineering sciences Taxable 55 65,811 28,807 670
Exempt 3 1,329 420 12
5417102 Research & development in the life sciences Taxable 34 52,627 27,028 530
Exempt 14 17,681 6,831 168
54172 Research & development in the social sciences & humanities Taxable 10 1,430 588 27
Exempt 8 1,936 699 17
5418 Advertising & related services Taxable 282 337,597 71,529 2,078
54181 Advertising agencies Taxable 110 199,684 42,022 934
54182 Public relations agencies Taxable 36 12,038 4,094 128
54183 Media buying services Taxable 8 2,175 657 13
54184 Media representatives Taxable 12 4,113 1,435 58
5418401 Radio & television advertising representatives Taxable 4 436 132 5
5418402 Publishers' advertising representatives Taxable 8 3,677 1,303 53
54185 Display advertising Taxable 18 23,324 5,484 206
5418501 Display advertising (except outdoor) Taxable 6 1,916 483 26
5418502 Outdoor advertising services Taxable 12 21,408 5,001 180
54186 Direct mail advertising Taxable 24 43,226 8,612 373
54187 Advertising material distribution services Taxable 6 1,623 301 8
54189 Other services related to advertising Taxable 68 51,414 8,924 358
5418901 Welcoming services Taxable 3 204 80 7
5418902 Advertising specialties goods distributor Taxable 31 40,930 6,153 221
5418903 Sign painting & lettering shop Taxable 25 6,808 1,816 97
5418909 All other advertising Taxable 9 3,472 875 33
5419 Other professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 207 82,004 28,747 2,212
54191 Marketing research & public opinion polling Taxable 23 23,967 12,843 1,164
54192 Photographic services Taxable 159 42,135 11,119 847
541921 Photographic studios, portrait Taxable 121 30,682 8,842 734
541922 Commercial photography Taxable 38 11,453 2,277 113
54193 Translation & interpretation services Taxable 11 10,156 3,249 123
54194 Veterinary Services (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
54199 All other professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 14 5,746 1,536 78
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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