1997 Economic Census:
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
Whatcom County, WA


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 390 246,506 109,046 2,615
Exempt 4 406 223 12
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 390 246,506 109,046 2,615

 

 

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 390 246,506 109,046 2,615
Exempt 4 406 223 12
NAICS
code
Description Estab-
lish-
ments
Receipts
($1,000)
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Paid
employees
541 Professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 390 246,506 109,046 2,615
5411 Legal services Taxable 93 31,751 12,115 358
54111 Offices of lawyers Taxable 92 D D (250-499)
5411101 Offices of lawyers (except legal aid societies) Taxable 92 D D (250-499)
5412 Accounting, tax return prep, bookkeeping, & payroll services Taxable 74 19,651 7,206 317
54121 Accounting, tax return prep, bookkeeping, & payroll services Taxable 74 19,651 7,206 317
541211 Offices of certified public accountants Taxable 39 15,147 5,361 197
541219 Other accounting services Taxable 30 3,694 1,541 73
5413 Architectural, engineering, & related services Taxable 84 133,582 68,341 1,249
54131 Architectural services Taxable 14 4,432 1,532 41
54132 Landscape Architectural Services (not covered in the Economic Census) N N N N
54133 Engineering services Taxable 52 122,202 63,469 1,115
54137 Surveying & mapping (except geophysical) services Taxable 7 2,990 1,675 45
5414 Specialized design services Taxable 12 2,041 718 35
54143 Graphic design services Taxable 8 1,388 533 22
5415 Computer systems design & related services Taxable 34 D D (250-499)
541512 Computer systems design services Taxable 19 22,603 7,509 229
5415121 Computer systems integrators Taxable 9 20,738 6,806 198
5416 Management, scientific, & technical consulting services Taxable 54 D D (100-249)
54161 Management consulting services Taxable 33 20,228 7,975 177
541611 Administrative management & general management consulting service Taxable 17 D D (100-249)
54162 Environmental consulting services Taxable 11 D D (20-99)
5418 Advertising & related services Taxable 15 3,175 933 57
5419 Other professional, scientific, & technical services Taxable 18 D D (20-99)
54192 Photographic services Taxable 14 D D (20-99)
541921 Photographic studios, portrait Taxable 12 D D (20-99)
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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