1997 Economic Census:
Comparative Statistics for New Jersey
1987 SIC Basis: Service Industries

 
Service Industries by Major Group (2-digit SIC)
Includes only establishments with payroll. Data are in current dollars and have not been adjusted for inflation. Detail may not add to total because of rounding. Introductory text includes scope and methodology.
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SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
  Service industries Taxable 75,780 65,879 15.0 70,211,335 50,242,062 39.7 833,102 670,704 24.2 26,407,488 18,485,090 42.9
Exempt 5,123 4,794 6.9 17,296,725 13,855,411 24.8 257,500 245,001 5.1 7,589,309 6,281,735 20.8
70 Hotels, rooming houses, camps, and other lodging places Taxable 1,345 1,314 2.4 6,224,437 5,134,740 21.2 71,416 73,085 -2.3 1,650,060 1,450,121 13.8
Exempt 17 N N 3,691 N N 113 N N 844 N N
72 Personal services Taxable 8,151 7,593 7.3 1,871,696 1,541,480 21.4 43,592 40,957 6.4 624,547 502,975 24.2
Exempt 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N
73 Business services Taxable 17,053 12,529 36.1 21,647,901 13,208,519 63.9 292,300 213,423 37.0 8,883,785 5,233,803 69.7
75 Automotive repair, services, and parking Taxable 5,923 5,386 10.0 3,790,363 2,791,951 35.8 32,924 26,926 22.3 804,347 600,593 33.9
76 Miscellaneous repair services Taxable 1,985 2,263 -12.3 D 1,148,527 N (10k-24999) 13,281 N D 368,758 N
78 Motion pictures Taxable 1,083 1,021 6.1 D 1,304,253 N (10k-24999) 8,497 N D 154,178 N
79 Amusement and recreation services Taxable 2,682 2,393 12.1 1,982,038 1,361,601 45.6 28,698 21,400 34.1 599,543 414,686 44.6
Exempt 450 329 36.8 443,622 D N 8,411 (5000-9999) N 164,937 D N
80 Health services Taxable 17,485 16,502 6.0 D 10,403,869 N (100,000+) 127,609 N D 4,418,866 N
Exempt 778 518 50.2 13,469,384 10,698,952 25.9 188,809 178,837 5.6 6,205,442 5,151,633 20.5
81 Legal services Taxable 6,208 5,720 8.5 4,289,393 3,498,392 22.6 37,618 35,635 5.6 1,845,073 1,459,781 26.4
Exempt 69 44 56.8 41,102 23,213 77.1 529 441 20.0 20,669 14,959 38.2
82 Educational services Taxable 769 556 38.3 D 402,022 N (5000-9999) 9,122 N D 137,955 N
Exempt 156 175 -10.9 80,917 51,072 58.4 1,861 1,519 22.5 28,022 18,660 50.2
83 Social services Taxable 1,579 1,256 25.7 500,016 343,980 45.4 16,165 12,202 32.5 226,638 150,195 50.9
Exempt 2,186 2,039 7.2 1,748,577 1,540,964 13.5 41,580 40,294 3.2 698,541 594,203 17.6
84 Museums, art galleries, and botanical and zoological gardens Taxable 17 10 70.0 8,048 2,893 178.2 201 40 402.5 1,896 847 123.8
Exempt 86 50 72.0 73,665 D N 1,385 (1000-2499) N 24,505 D N
86 Membership organizations Taxable 16 N N 52,662 N N 883 N N 19,058 N N
Exempt 1,304 1,482 -12.0 806,434 782,510 3.1 10,966 13,030 -15.8 245,349 229,074 7.1
87 Engineering, accounting, research, management, and related services Taxable 10,802 8,725 23.8 D 8,674,021 N (100,000+) 84,633 N D 3,430,050 N
Exempt 77 N N 629,333 N N 3,846 N N 201,000 N N
89 Services, not elsewhere classified Taxable N 611 N D 425,814 N N 3,894 N D 162,282 N
N=Comparable data not available D=Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

Service Industries by Industry (4-digit SIC)
Includes only establishments with payroll. Data are in current dollars and have not been adjusted for inflation. Detail may not add to total because of rounding. Introductory text includes scope and methodology.
For descriptions of column headings and rows (industries), click on the appropriate underlined element in the table. An alternate display has fewer columns.

SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
  Service industries Taxable 75,780 65,879 15.0 70,211,335 50,242,062 39.7 833,102 670,704 24.2 26,407,488 18,485,090 42.9
Exempt 5,123 4,794 6.9 17,296,725 13,855,411 24.8 257,500 245,001 5.1 7,589,309 6,281,735 20.8
70 Hotels, rooming houses, camps, and other lodging places Taxable 1,345 1,314 2.4 6,224,437 5,134,740 21.2 71,416 73,085 -2.3 1,650,060 1,450,121 13.8
Exempt 17 N N 3,691 N N 113 N N 844 N N
701 Hotels and motels Taxable 1,153 1,139 1.2 6,145,934 5,087,091 20.8 70,435 72,487 -2.8 1,630,009 1,439,969 13.2
702 Rooming and boarding houses Taxable 66 77 -14.3 14,569 10,005 45.6 316 236 33.9 4,826 2,482 94.4
703 Camps and recreational vehicle parks Taxable 126 98 28.6 63,934 37,644 69.8 665 362 83.7 15,225 7,670 98.5
Exempt 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N
704 Organization hotels and lodging houses, on membership basis Exempt 17 11 54.5 3,691 3,089 19.5 113 146 -22.6 844 923 -8.6
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
72 Personal services Taxable 8,151 7,593 7.3 1,871,696 1,541,480 21.4 43,592 40,957 6.4 624,547 502,975 24.2
Exempt 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N
721 Laundry, cleaning, and garment services Taxable 2,232 2,062 8.2 693,160 583,466 18.8 13,292 12,854 3.4 216,422 187,767 15.3
722 Photographic studios, portrait Taxable 327 288 13.5 94,597 81,636 15.9 1,562 1,372 13.8 27,555 22,256 23.8
723 Beauty shops % Taxable 3,984 3,767 5.8 D 391,687 N (10k-24999) 15,484 N D 157,227 N
Exempt 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N
724 Barber shops % Taxable 277 290 -4.5 D 19,931 N (500-999) 677 N D 7,244 N
Exempt 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N
725 Shoe repair shops and shoeshine parlors Taxable 41 72 -43.1 D 6,836 N (20-99) 120 N D 1,581 N
726 Funeral service and crematories Taxable 513 509 0.8 338,991 260,070 30.3 2,693 2,230 20.8 82,186 62,506 31.5
729 Miscellaneous personal services Taxable 777 605 28.4 D 197,854 N (5000-9999) 8,220 N D 64,394 N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
73 Business services Taxable 17,053 12,529 36.1 21,647,901 13,208,519 63.9 292,300 213,423 37.0 8,883,785 5,233,803 69.7
731 Advertising Taxable 829 750 10.5 D 754,983 N (5000-9999) 6,491 N D 217,173 N
732 Consumer credit and mercantile reporting agencies and adjustment and collection agencies Taxable 236 296 -20.3 480,344 320,586 49.8 5,754 4,017 43.2 171,888 110,387 55.7
733 Mailing, reproduction, commercial art and photography, and stenographic services Taxable 1,371 1,201 14.2 1,314,307 915,140 43.6 12,818 10,079 27.2 373,619 273,470 36.6
734 Services to dwellings and other buildings Taxable 2,255 2,094 7.7 1,110,218 800,908 38.6 41,527 35,793 16.0 571,003 416,571 37.1
735 Miscellaneous equipment rental and leasing Taxable 602 652 -7.7 D 819,803 N (5000-9999) 6,756 N D 230,552 N
736 Personnel supply services Taxable 1,495 1,320 13.3 D 1,332,368 N (50k-99999) 53,912 N D 911,589 N
737 Computer programming, data processing, and other computer related services Taxable 7,044 3,556 98.1 10,625,789 5,985,169 77.5 69,624 47,256 47.3 4,227,371 2,178,473 94.1
738 Miscellaneous business services Taxable 3,221 2,660 21.1 3,434,384 2,279,562 50.7 59,116 49,119 20.4 1,216,779 895,588 35.9
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
75 Automotive repair, services, and parking Taxable 5,923 5,386 10.0 3,790,363 2,791,951 35.8 32,924 26,926 22.3 804,347 600,593 33.9
751 Automotive rental and leasing, without drivers Taxable 336 383 -12.3 1,545,756 1,119,404 38.1 5,968 4,982 19.8 189,560 142,402 33.1
752 Automobile parking Taxable 178 163 9.2 86,456 85,948 0.6 2,596 1,543 68.2 25,031 17,112 46.3
753 Automotive repair shops Taxable 4,525 4,107 10.2 1,856,398 1,408,337 31.8 18,513 16,540 11.9 493,279 385,009 28.1
754 Automotive services, except repair Taxable 884 733 20.6 301,753 178,262 69.3 5,847 3,861 51.4 96,477 56,070 72.1
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
76 Miscellaneous repair services Taxable 1,985 2,263 -12.3 D 1,148,527 N (10k-24999) 13,281 N D 368,758 N
762 Electrical repair shops Taxable 674 677 -0.4 442,424 398,812 10.9 4,394 5,052 -13.0 146,041 135,646 7.7
763 Watch, clock, and jewelry repair Taxable 33 36 -8.3 19,682 16,405 20.0 200 211 -5.2 6,007 5,208 15.3
764 Reupholstery and furniture repair Taxable 178 166 7.2 32,821 22,822 43.8 595 436 36.5 10,416 7,099 46.7
769 Miscellaneous repair and related services Taxable 1,100 1,366 -19.5 D 655,094 N (5000-9999) 7,094 N D r N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
78 Motion pictures Taxable 1,083 1,021 6.1 D 1,304,253 N (10k-24999) 8,497 N D 154,178 N
781 Motion picture production and allied services Taxable 359 230 56.1 362,283 140,850 157.2 2,760 1,457 89.4 106,827 52,167 104.8
782 Motion picture distribution and allied services Taxable 42 52 -19.2 D 832,668 N (1000-2499) 800 N D 50,022 N
783 Motion picture theaters Taxable 152 156 -2.6 248,995 182,016 36.8 3,449 3,176 8.6 30,274 24,575 23.2
784 Video tape rental Taxable 530 583 -9.1 185,921 148,719 25.0 3,318 3,064 8.3 30,052 27,414 9.6
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
79 Amusement and recreation services Taxable 2,682 2,393 12.1 1,982,038 1,361,601 45.6 28,698 21,400 34.1 599,543 414,686 44.6
Exempt 450 329 36.8 443,622 D N 8,411 (5000-9999) N 164,937 D N
791 Dance studios, schools, and halls Taxable 281 237 18.6 45,484 32,116 41.6 1,344 1,094 22.9 12,970 9,257 40.1
Exempt 12 N N 3,446 N N 124 N N 1,329 N N
792 Theatrical producers (except motion picture) bands, orchestras, and entertainers Taxable 400 318 25.8 289,239 227,661 27.0 2,027 1,461 38.7 83,819 54,604 53.5
Exempt 87 71 22.5 116,189 58,358 99.1 1,686 1,504 12.1 30,352 r 46.4
793 Bowling centers Taxable 121 125 -3.2 88,224 81,662 8.0 2,142 2,521 -15.0 26,187 25,547 2.5
794 Commercial sports Taxable 145 138 5.1 420,333 N N 1,968 2,066 -4.7 176,565 110,523 59.8
Exempt 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N
799 Miscellaneous amusement and recreation services Taxable 1,735 1,575 10.2 1,138,758 817,085 39.4 21,217 14,258 48.8 300,002 214,755 39.7
Exempt 351 262 34.0 323,987 D N 6,601 (2500-4999) N 133,256 D N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
80 Health services Taxable 17,485 16,502 6.0 D 10,403,869 N (100,000+) 127,609 N D 4,418,866 N
Exempt 778 518 50.2 13,469,384 10,698,952 25.9 188,809 178,837 5.6 6,205,442 5,151,633 20.5
801 Offices and clinics of doctors of medicine % Taxable 7,547 7,718 -2.2 D 5,079,647 N (25k-49999) 43,176 N D 2,398,543 N
Exempt 18 N N D N N (1000-2499) N N D N N
802 Offices and clinics of dentists % Taxable 4,272 4,033 5.9 1,803,107 1,415,884 27.3 22,908 20,264 13.0 679,777 520,734 30.5
Exempt 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N
803 Offices and clinics of doctors of osteopathy Taxable 502 399 25.8 299,187 213,199 40.3 3,256 2,653 22.7 141,249 106,159 33.1
804 Offices and clinics of other health practitioners Taxable 3,557 2,910 22.2 1,147,577 790,186 45.2 14,578 10,386 40.4 393,816 238,120 65.4
805 Nursing and personal care facilities Taxable 331 258 28.3 1,782,066 1,147,029 55.4 34,510 27,913 23.6 757,259 525,946 44.0
Exempt 299 N N 912,016 N N 19,827 N N 415,563 N N
806 Hospitals Taxable 6 5 20.0 129,402 113,124 14.4 1,122 1,582 -29.1 37,109 35,195 5.4
Exempt 121 130 -6.9 11,548,056 9,729,684 18.7 148,173 154,585 -4.1 5,291,718 4,675,221 13.2
807 Medical and dental laboratories Taxable 597 600 -0.5 1,145,010 966,406 18.5 8,695 8,961 -3.0 345,589 302,997 14.1
808 Home health care services Taxable 329 220 49.5 448,158 320,155 40.0 16,681 8,208 103.2 262,292 144,831 81.1
Exempt 120 59 103.4 492,221 217,932 125.9 12,809 6,508 96.8 254,686 118,166 115.5
809 Miscellaneous health and allied services, not elsewhere classified Taxable 344 359 -4.2 D 358,239 N (2500-4999) 4,466 N D 146,341 N
Exempt 220 N N D N N (5000-9999) N N D N N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
81 Legal services Taxable 6,208 5,720 8.5 4,289,393 3,498,392 22.6 37,618 35,635 5.6 1,845,073 1,459,781 26.4
Exempt 69 44 56.8 41,102 23,213 77.1 529 441 20.0 20,669 14,959 38.2
811 Legal services Taxable 6,208 5,720 8.5 4,289,393 3,498,392 22.6 37,618 35,635 5.6 1,845,073 1,459,781 26.4
Exempt 69 44 56.8 41,102 23,213 77.1 529 441 20.0 20,669 14,959 38.2
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
82 Educational services Taxable 769 556 38.3 D 402,022 N (5000-9999) 9,122 N D 137,955 N
Exempt 156 175 -10.9 80,917 51,072 58.4 1,861 1,519 22.5 28,022 18,660 50.2
823 Libraries % Taxable 53 N N D N N (250-499) N N D N N
Exempt 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N
824 Vocational schools Taxable 269 195 37.9 D 172,078 N (2500-4999) 2,603 N D 62,719 N
Exempt 32 17 88.2 20,746 4,244 388.8 552 145 280.7 7,104 1,745 307.1
829 Schools and educational services, not elsewhere classified Taxable 447 357 25.2 317,751 229,024 38.7 4,131 6,486 -36.3 100,425 74,759 34.3
Exempt 124 110 12.7 60,171 38,259 57.3 1,309 1,046 25.1 20,918 13,536 54.5
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
83 Social services Taxable 1,579 1,256 25.7 500,016 343,980 45.4 16,165 12,202 32.5 226,638 150,195 50.9
Exempt 2,186 2,039 7.2 1,748,577 1,540,964 13.5 41,580 40,294 3.2 698,541 594,203 17.6
832 Individual and family social services Taxable 209 150 39.3 D 48,121 N (1000-2499) 1,214 N D 19,855 N
Exempt 964 707 36.4 632,458 405,757 55.9 15,489 12,983 19.3 276,207 196,980 40.2
833 Job training and vocational rehabilitation services Taxable 33 43 -23.3 15,648 13,674 14.4 345 291 18.6 8,374 r 87.2
Exempt 103 138 -25.4 145,692 188,231 -22.6 5,715 6,300 -9.3 72,735 72,109 0.9
835 Child daycare services Taxable 1,206 856 40.9 D 172,717 N (10k-24999) 8,247 N D 86,434 N
Exempt 547 478 14.4 236,743 155,734 52.0 9,194 7,315 25.7 129,715 85,882 51.0
836 Residential care Taxable 131 148 -11.5 90,008 88,050 2.2 2,078 2,007 3.5 35,291 31,902 10.6
Exempt 245 N N 282,785 N N 6,811 N N 132,743 N N
839 Social services, not elsewhere classified % Taxable 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N
Exempt 327 N N 450,899 N N 4,371 N N 87,141 N N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
84 Museums, art galleries, and botanical and zoological gardens Taxable 17 10 70.0 8,048 2,893 178.2 201 40 402.5 1,896 847 123.8
Exempt 86 50 72.0 73,665 D N 1,385 (1000-2499) N 24,505 D N
841 Museums and art galleries Taxable 11 8 37.5 6,620 D N 183 (20-99) N 1,612 D N
Exempt 78 43 81.4 D D N (1000-2499) (500-999) N D D N
842 Arboreta and botanical or zoological gardens Taxable 6 2 200.0 1,428 D N 18 (1-19) N 284 D N
Exempt 8 7 14.3 D D N (100-249) (250-499) N D D N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
86 Membership organizations Taxable 16 N N 52,662 N N 883 N N 19,058 N N
Exempt 1,304 1,482 -12.0 806,434 782,510 3.1 10,966 13,030 -15.8 245,349 229,074 7.1
861 Business associations Exempt 324 295 9.8 D 290,026 N (1000-2499) 2,020 N D 77,156 N
862 Professional membership organizations Exempt 276 179 54.2 195,633 119,713 63.4 1,883 1,083 73.9 69,463 r 128.3
864 Civic, social, and fraternal associations Exempt 604 788 -23.4 220,563 206,759 6.7 6,364 6,329 0.6 76,662 r 11.3
869 Membership organizations, not elsewhere classified % Taxable 16 N N 52,662 N N 883 N N 19,058 N N
Exempt 100 N N D N N (500-999) N N D N N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
87 Engineering, accounting, research, management, and related services Taxable 10,802 8,725 23.8 D 8,674,021 N (100,000+) 84,633 N D 3,430,050 N
Exempt 77 N N 629,333 N N 3,846 N N 201,000 N N
871 Engineering, architectural, and surveying services Taxable 2,814 2,443 15.2 D 2,993,833 N (25k-49999) 26,859 N D 1,220,420 N
872 Accounting, auditing, and bookkeeping services Taxable 2,804 2,511 11.7 D 1,305,541 N (25k-49999) 16,236 N D 537,083 N
873 Research, development, and testing services (except noncommercial research organizations) Taxable 751 613 22.5 D 1,604,375 N (10k-24999) 15,322 N D 652,918 N
Exempt 68 74 -8.1 D 59,324 N (1000-2499) 714 N D 22,999 N
874 Management and public relations services Taxable 4,433 3,158 40.4 D 2,770,272 N (25k-49999) 26,216 N D 1,019,629 N
Exempt 9 N N D N N (2500-4999) N N D N N
SIC 1987 SIC Description Establishments Receipts
($1,000)
Paid employees Annual payroll
($1,000)
1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg 1997 1992 % chg
89 Services, not elsewhere classified Taxable N 611 N D 425,814 N N 3,894 N D 162,282 N
899 Services, not elsewhere classified Taxable N 611 N D 425,814 N N 3,894 N D 162,282 N
N=Comparable data not available D=Withheld to avoid disclosure

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