1997 Economic Census:
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
Alexandria, VA (IC)


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 894 1,456,198 634,180 12,710
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 894 1,456,198 634,180 12,710

 

 

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 894 1,456,198 634,180 12,710
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Receipts
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 894 1,456,198 634,180 12,710
5411 Legal services Taxable 199 170,303 61,937 1,232
54111 Offices of lawyers Taxable 183 138,333 54,817 1,020
5411101 Offices of lawyers (except legal aid societies) Taxable 183 138,333 54,817 1,020
54119 Other legal services Taxable 16 31,970 7,120 212
541199 All other legal services Taxable 9 30,634 6,546 189
5412 Accounting, tax return prep, bookkeeping, & payroll services Taxable 47 21,223 9,350 358
54121 Accounting, tax return prep, bookkeeping, & payroll services Taxable 47 21,223 9,350 358
541211 Offices of certified public accountants Taxable 28 17,053 7,422 227
541219 Other accounting services Taxable 13 D D (20-99)
5413 Architectural, engineering, & related services Taxable 140 397,477 178,702 3,536
54131 Architectural services Taxable 41 52,230 19,564 420
54132 Landscape Architectural Services (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
54133 Engineering services Taxable 88 311,035 144,582 2,806
54137 Surveying & mapping (except geophysical) services Taxable 3 D D (100-249)
54138 Testing laboratories Taxable 4 D D (20-99)
5414 Specialized design services Taxable 47 30,788 8,326 202
54141 Interior design services Taxable 16 D D (20-99)
54143 Graphic design services Taxable 29 24,068 6,457 152
5414301 Graphic design services (except commercial art & medical artists) Taxable 28 D D (100-249)
5415 Computer systems design & related services Taxable 126 443,491 204,427 4,138
541511 Custom computer programming services Taxable 53 144,639 63,601 1,253
541512 Computer systems design services Taxable 56 273,950 125,930 2,559
5415121 Computer systems integrators Taxable 17 118,502 50,108 981
5415122 Computer systems consultants (except systems integrators) Taxable 39 155,448 75,822 1,578
541519 Other computer related services Taxable 12 12,110 7,163 98
5416 Management, scientific, & technical consulting services Taxable 202 249,975 119,574 2,035
54161 Management consulting services Taxable 158 210,817 102,845 1,792
541611 Administrative management & general management consulting service Taxable 78 142,715 76,234 1,256
541612 Human resources & executive search consulting services Taxable 21 22,738 12,588 237
5416123 Human resources & personnel management consulting Taxable 12 D D (100-249)
541613 Marketing consulting services Taxable 47 37,581 11,154 238
541618 Other management consulting services Taxable 7 5,129 1,641 26
54162 Environmental consulting services Taxable 9 10,422 3,913 75
54169 Other scientific & technical consulting services Taxable 35 28,736 12,816 168
5417 Scientific research & development services Taxable 16 36,180 15,050 293
54171 R&D in the physical, engineering, & life sciences Taxable 15 D D (250-499)
5417101 R&D in the physical & engineering sciences Taxable 14 D D (250-499)
5418 Advertising & related services Taxable 82 77,410 27,593 590
54181 Advertising agencies Taxable 20 15,718 8,270 153
54182 Public relations agencies Taxable 45 33,403 11,211 175
54183 Media buying services Taxable 3 D D (20-99)
54189 Other services related to advertising Taxable 5 D D (20-99)
5418902 Advertising specialties goods distributor Taxable 3 D D (20-99)
5419 Other professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 35 29,351 9,221 326
54191 Marketing research & public opinion polling Taxable 10 12,936 3,687 148
54192 Photographic services Taxable 19 13,909 4,511 144
541921 Photographic studios, portrait Taxable 12 4,599 1,648 48
541922 Commercial photography Taxable 7 9,310 2,863 96
54194 Veterinary Services (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure; N = Not available

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Source: 1997 Economic Census

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