1997 Economic Census:
Comparative Statistics for New York
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 145,612 133,667 8.9 147,920,576 103,024,670 43.6 1,582,735 1,344,480 17.7 52,238,947 38,011,788 37.4
Exempt 17,786 16,321 9.0 62,760,955 49,029,648 28.0 900,533 871,264 3.4 26,990,762 22,980,044 17.5
70 Hotels, rooming houses, camps, and other lodging places Taxable 2,462 2,367 4.0 D 3,886,677 N (50k-99999) 70,997 N D 1,196,118 N
Exempt 134 N N D N N (500-999) N N D N N
72 Personal services Taxable 15,903 14,983 6.1 D 3,263,280 N (50k-99999) 76,821 N D 1,018,687 N
Exempt 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N
73 Business services Taxable 28,496 24,056 18.5 42,871,011 26,464,986 62.0 537,159 419,583 28.0 16,572,677 10,832,810 53.0
75 Automotive repair, services, and parking Taxable 12,285 11,640 5.5 D 4,556,159 N (50k-99999) 51,555 N D 992,554 N
76 Miscellaneous repair services Taxable 3,733 4,292 -13.0 D 1,769,462 N (10k-24999) 23,982 N D 596,442 N
78 Motion pictures Taxable 3,796 3,640 4.3 D 4,460,197 N (25k-49999) 44,366 N D 1,014,110 N
79 Amusement and recreation services Taxable 6,755 6,312 7.0 D 4,907,517 N (50k-99999) 61,573 N D 1,553,359 N
Exempt 1,244 923 34.8 1,695,200 1,111,191 52.6 29,924 21,973 36.2 658,882 459,079 43.5
80 Health services Taxable 33,424 32,403 3.2 24,873,696 19,874,021 25.2 324,505 278,282 16.6 10,474,656 8,244,975 27.0
Exempt 2,971 1,851 60.5 41,892,199 33,216,997 26.1 602,014 585,793 2.8 20,231,593 17,424,557 16.1
81 Legal services Taxable 13,038 12,481 4.5 17,860,890 14,286,552 25.0 105,143 101,755 3.3 5,951,082 4,892,751 21.6
Exempt 212 147 44.2 267,963 254,183 5.4 3,803 4,183 -9.1 149,155 156,062 -4.4
82 Educational services Taxable 1,878 1,205 55.9 D 747,387 N (10k-24999) 12,563 N D 273,998 N
Exempt 527 871 -39.5 D 626,755 N (5000-9999) 13,078 N D 208,106 N
83 Social services Taxable 2,925 2,476 18.1 1,080,474 893,409 20.9 30,129 25,171 19.7 442,815 343,001 29.1
Exempt 7,984 7,120 12.1 10,644,798 7,941,003 34.0 179,633 163,102 10.1 3,595,438 2,805,800 28.1
84 Museums, art galleries, and botanical and zoological gardens Taxable 52 25 108.0 D 8,700 N (100-249) 112 N D 2,261 N
Exempt 413 317 30.3 1,060,934 616,743 72.0 11,650 12,413 -6.1 292,304 253,687 15.2
86 Membership organizations Taxable 40 N N D N N (1000-2499) N N D N N
Exempt 3,933 4,297 -8.5 3,954,424 3,232,010 22.4 39,500 44,273 -10.8 1,030,982 923,695 11.6
87 Engineering, accounting, research, management, and related services Taxable 19,325 16,503 17.1 D 17,264,069 N (100,000+) 172,519 N D 6,810,232 N
Exempt 368 N N 2,486,654 N N 25,811 N N 856,147 N N
89 Services, not elsewhere classified Taxable N 1,284 N D 642,254 N N 5,201 N D 240,490 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.
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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 145,612 133,667 8.9 147,920,576 103,024,670 43.6 1,582,735 1,344,480 17.7 52,238,947 38,011,788 37.4
Exempt 17,786 16,321 9.0 62,760,955 49,029,648 28.0 900,533 871,264 3.4 26,990,762 22,980,044 17.5
70 Hotels, rooming houses, camps, and other lodging places Taxable 2,462 2,367 4.0 D 3,886,677 N (50k-99999) 70,997 N D 1,196,118 N
Exempt 134 N N D N N (500-999) N N D N N
701 Hotels and motels Taxable 1,916 1,909 0.4 D 3,725,832 N (50k-99999) 68,565 N D 1,156,381 N
702 Rooming and boarding houses Taxable 135 175 -22.9 51,776 44,444 16.5 778 778 0.0 13,037 11,223 16.2
703 Camps and recreational vehicle parks Taxable 411 283 45.2 196,603 116,401 68.9 1,745 1,654 5.5 51,761 28,514 81.5
Exempt 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N
704 Organization hotels and lodging houses, on membership basis Exempt 134 129 3.9 D 31,669 N (500-999) 547 N D 6,880 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
72 Personal services Taxable 15,903 14,983 6.1 D 3,263,280 N (50k-99999) 76,821 N D 1,018,687 N
Exempt 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N
721 Laundry, cleaning, and garment services Taxable 4,982 4,800 3.8 1,379,393 1,284,432 7.4 27,081 26,719 1.4 434,547 396,460 9.6
722 Photographic studios, portrait Taxable 738 608 21.4 254,596 196,456 29.6 3,126 3,008 3.9 66,598 49,124 35.6
723 Beauty shops % Taxable 6,411 6,166 4.0 836,678 666,149 25.6 26,615 23,736 12.1 348,123 269,134 29.3
Exempt 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N
724 Barber shops % Taxable 596 584 2.1 46,368 43,889 5.6 1,558 1,585 -1.7 18,530 18,412 0.6
Exempt 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N
725 Shoe repair shops and shoeshine parlors Taxable 212 235 -9.8 22,425 22,329 0.4 461 487 -5.3 5,802 5,646 2.8
726 Funeral service and crematories Taxable 1,207 1,210 -0.2 715,658 560,126 27.8 5,229 4,848 7.9 161,328 128,038 26.0
729 Miscellaneous personal services Taxable 1,757 1,380 27.3 D 489,899 N (10k-24999) 16,438 N D 151,873 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 28,496 24,056 18.5 42,871,011 26,464,986 62.0 537,159 419,583 28.0 16,572,677 10,832,810 53.0
731 Advertising Taxable 2,112 2,171 -2.7 6,587,545 4,804,484 37.1 44,743 38,589 15.9 2,811,840 2,080,642 35.1
732 Consumer credit and mercantile reporting agencies and adjustment and collection agencies Taxable 444 498 -10.8 1,034,590 496,584 108.3 8,349 6,579 26.9 339,647 174,356 94.8
733 Mailing, reproduction, commercial art and photography, and stenographic services Taxable 3,535 3,401 3.9 3,524,962 2,623,277 34.4 28,784 26,562 8.4 1,110,359 820,047 35.4
734 Services to dwellings and other buildings Taxable 3,209 3,164 1.4 D 2,134,423 N (50k-99999) 66,722 N D 1,198,824 N
735 Miscellaneous equipment rental and leasing Taxable 1,240 1,232 0.6 D 1,129,185 N (5000-9999) 9,568 N D 260,338 N
736 Personnel supply services Taxable 2,944 2,570 14.6 D 2,961,576 N (100,000+) 117,576 N D 1,939,160 N
737 Computer programming, data processing, and other computer related services Taxable 7,637 N N 14,987,213 N N 85,890 N N 4,375,523 N N
738 Miscellaneous business services Taxable 7,375 6,614 11.5 6,928,593 5,420,058 27.8 116,455 99,473 17.1 2,512,735 2,012,258 24.9
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 12,285 11,640 5.5 D 4,556,159 N (50k-99999) 51,555 N D 992,554 N
751 Automotive rental and leasing, without drivers Taxable 600 689 -12.9 1,288,562 1,250,990 3.0 8,051 7,908 1.8 189,891 181,169 4.8
752 Automobile parking Taxable 1,394 1,338 4.2 849,266 645,098 31.6 12,539 8,228 52.4 171,280 147,337 16.3
753 Automotive repair shops Taxable 9,064 8,470 7.0 D 2,400,004 N (25k-49999) 29,814 N D 594,163 N
754 Automotive services, except repair Taxable 1,227 1,143 7.3 360,686 260,067 38.7 6,971 5,605 24.4 94,014 69,885 34.5
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
76 Miscellaneous repair services Taxable 3,733 4,292 -13.0 D 1,769,462 N (10k-24999) 23,982 N D 596,442 N
762 Electrical repair shops Taxable 1,209 1,421 -14.9 D 668,852 N (5000-9999) 10,242 N D 251,034 N
763 Watch, clock, and jewelry repair Taxable 146 131 11.5 28,958 22,516 28.6 438 377 16.2 8,361 7,014 19.2
764 Reupholstery and furniture repair Taxable 426 429 -0.7 114,492 86,076 33.0 1,702 1,696 0.4 38,116 32,311 18.0
769 Miscellaneous repair and related services Taxable 1,952 2,311 -15.5 D 992,018 N (10k-24999) 11,667 N D 306,083 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 3,796 3,640 4.3 D 4,460,197 N (25k-49999) 44,366 N D 1,014,110 N
781 Motion picture production and allied services Taxable 2,022 1,643 23.1 D 2,218,171 N (10k-24999) 27,653 N D 725,047 N
782 Motion picture distribution and allied services Taxable 242 256 -5.5 D 1,419,862 N (2500-4999) 2,723 N D 155,139 N
783 Motion picture theaters Taxable 404 478 -15.5 634,590 516,570 22.8 7,268 7,475 -2.8 79,267 77,653 2.1
784 Video tape rental Taxable 1,128 1,263 -10.7 370,386 305,594 21.2 6,839 6,515 5.0 69,320 56,271 23.2
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
79 Amusement and recreation services Taxable 6,755 6,312 7.0 D 4,907,517 N (50k-99999) 61,573 N D 1,553,359 N
Exempt 1,244 923 34.8 1,695,200 1,111,191 52.6 29,924 21,973 36.2 658,882 459,079 43.5
791 Dance studios, schools, and halls Taxable 414 405 2.2 88,525 63,220 40.0 2,449 1,861 31.6 27,994 18,733 49.4
Exempt 31 N N 6,350 N N 221 N N 2,314 N N
792 Theatrical producers (except motion picture) bands, orchestras, and entertainers Taxable 2,249 1,847 21.8 D 2,145,155 N (10k-24999) 15,582 N D 676,193 N
Exempt 462 381 21.3 D 560,636 N (10k-24999) 12,345 N D 247,110 N
793 Bowling centers Taxable 417 477 -12.6 188,316 214,919 -12.4 5,494 6,827 -19.5 52,986 59,168 -10.4
794 Commercial sports Taxable 328 331 -0.9 D N N (5000-9999) 7,097 N D 384,403 N
Exempt 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N
799 Miscellaneous amusement and recreation services Taxable 3,347 3,252 2.9 D 1,571,437 N (25k-49999) 30,206 N D 414,862 N
Exempt 751 542 38.6 D 550,555 N (10k-24999) 9,628 N D 211,969 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 33,424 32,403 3.2 24,873,696 19,874,021 25.2 324,505 278,282 16.6 10,474,656 8,244,975 27.0
Exempt 2,971 1,851 60.5 41,892,199 33,216,997 26.1 602,014 585,793 2.8 20,231,593 17,424,557 16.1
801 Offices and clinics of doctors of medicine % Taxable 15,758 16,226 -2.9 12,198,468 9,895,040 23.3 103,901 85,282 21.8 5,422,976 4,267,647 27.1
Exempt 45 N N D N N (2500-4999) N N D N N
802 Offices and clinics of dentists % Taxable 8,694 8,560 1.6 3,365,098 2,770,069 21.5 41,912 38,401 9.1 1,094,317 873,330 25.3
Exempt 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N
803 Offices and clinics of doctors of osteopathy Taxable 324 201 61.2 160,648 74,955 114.3 1,715 912 88.0 58,752 29,561 98.7
804 Offices and clinics of other health practitioners Taxable 5,702 4,814 18.4 1,591,649 1,190,084 33.7 21,280 16,279 30.7 503,182 338,493 48.7
805 Nursing and personal care facilities Taxable 428 390 9.7 3,015,393 2,249,745 34.0 58,566 51,803 13.1 1,351,120 1,053,383 28.3
Exempt 1,573 N N 4,308,473 N N 90,038 N N 2,023,766 N N
806 Hospitals Taxable 21 29 -27.6 743,981 899,620 -17.3 10,262 13,884 -26.1 347,279 431,443 -19.5
Exempt 288 297 -3.0 32,749,391 26,822,860 22.1 407,706 429,785 -5.1 15,754,386 14,037,207 12.2
807 Medical and dental laboratories Taxable 1,246 1,147 8.6 1,534,230 1,042,802 47.1 14,948 12,999 15.0 553,617 360,071 53.8
808 Home health care services Taxable 757 532 42.3 1,618,257 1,231,855 31.4 65,233 52,324 24.7 929,368 715,048 30.0
Exempt 304 180 68.9 2,408,347 1,609,720 49.6 69,876 54,809 27.5 1,331,022 1,038,793 28.1
809 Miscellaneous health and allied services, not elsewhere classified Taxable 494 504 -2.0 645,972 519,851 24.3 6,688 6,398 4.5 214,045 175,999 21.6
Exempt 761 N N D N N (25k-49999) 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 13,038 12,481 4.5 17,860,890 14,286,552 25.0 105,143 101,755 3.3 5,951,082 4,892,751 21.6
Exempt 212 147 44.2 267,963 254,183 5.4 3,803 4,183 -9.1 149,155 156,062 -4.4
811 Legal services Taxable 13,038 12,481 4.5 17,860,890 14,286,552 25.0 105,143 101,755 3.3 5,951,082 4,892,751 21.6
Exempt 212 147 44.2 267,963 254,183 5.4 3,803 4,183 -9.1 149,155 156,062 -4.4
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 1,878 1,205 55.9 D 747,387 N (10k-24999) 12,563 N D 273,998 N
Exempt 527 871 -39.5 D 626,755 N (5000-9999) 13,078 N D 208,106 N
823 Libraries % Taxable 532 N N 277,990 N N 7,370 N N 145,195 N N
Exempt 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N
824 Vocational schools Taxable 406 328 23.8 D 424,947 N (5000-9999) 6,376 N D 168,911 N
Exempt 106 84 26.2 D 46,390 N (500-999) 902 N D 16,968 N
829 Schools and educational services, not elsewhere classified Taxable 940 855 9.9 D 311,945 N (5000-9999) 6,020 N D 100,990 N
Exempt 421 341 23.5 651,257 354,966 83.5 6,598 5,697 15.8 141,740 81,265 74.4
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 2,925 2,476 18.1 1,080,474 893,409 20.9 30,129 25,171 19.7 442,815 343,001 29.1
Exempt 7,984 7,120 12.1 10,644,798 7,941,003 34.0 179,633 163,102 10.1 3,595,438 2,805,800 28.1
832 Individual and family social services Taxable 527 464 13.6 182,789 138,037 32.4 4,305 3,489 23.4 77,012 55,573 38.6
Exempt 3,618 2,383 51.8 3,946,058 2,571,617 53.4 87,275 57,339 52.2 1,690,967 958,416 76.4
833 Job training and vocational rehabilitation services Taxable 77 73 5.5 59,658 56,988 4.7 1,326 1,593 -16.8 26,165 r 8.5
Exempt 412 422 -2.4 611,625 556,971 9.8 18,672 19,733 -5.4 286,488 270,268 6.0
835 Child daycare services Taxable 1,868 1,338 39.6 398,526 251,809 58.3 15,201 10,812 40.6 189,825 125,588 51.1
Exempt 1,583 1,435 10.3 789,580 568,321 38.9 27,742 22,866 21.3 449,927 322,457 39.5
836 Residential care Taxable 453 428 5.8 439,501 345,952 27.0 9,297 7,975 16.6 149,813 113,258 32.3
Exempt 1,033 N N 1,274,994 N N 27,979 N N 609,149 N N
839 Social services, not elsewhere classified % Taxable 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N 0 N N
Exempt 1,338 N N 4,022,541 N N 17,965 N N 558,907 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 52 25 108.0 D 8,700 N (100-249) 112 N D 2,261 N
Exempt 413 317 30.3 1,060,934 616,743 72.0 11,650 12,413 -6.1 292,304 253,687 15.2
841 Museums and art galleries Taxable 46 18 155.6 D D N (100-249) (20-99) N D D N
Exempt 367 283 29.7 849,863 502,886 69.0 9,572 10,403 -8.0 232,045 204,069 13.7
842 Arboreta and botanical or zoological gardens Taxable 6 7 -14.3 D D N (20-99) (20-99) N D D N
Exempt 46 34 35.3 211,071 113,857 85.4 2,078 2,010 3.4 60,259 49,618 21.4
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 40 N N D N N (1000-2499) N N D N N
Exempt 3,933 4,297 -8.5 3,954,424 3,232,010 22.4 39,500 44,273 -10.8 1,030,982 923,695 11.6
861 Business associations Exempt 801 815 -1.7 1,510,967 1,186,695 27.3 6,176 7,088 -12.9 272,438 274,052 -0.6
862 Professional membership organizations Exempt 452 350 29.1 536,310 477,793 12.2 3,712 4,088 -9.2 138,432 r 2.4
864 Civic, social, and fraternal associations Exempt 2,273 2,395 -5.1 D 1,045,690 N (25k-49999) 26,106 N D 366,689 N
869 Membership organizations, not elsewhere classified % Taxable 40 N N D N N (1000-2499) N N D N N
Exempt 407 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
87 Engineering, accounting, research, management, and related services Taxable 19,325 16,503 17.1 D 17,264,069 N (100,000+) 172,519 N D 6,810,232 N
Exempt 368 N N 2,486,654 N N 25,811 N N 856,147 N N
871 Engineering, architectural, and surveying services Taxable 4,195 3,936 6.6 D 5,138,020 N (25k-49999) 47,597 N D 2,044,604 N
872 Accounting, auditing, and bookkeeping services Taxable 5,640 5,382 4.8 D 4,242,126 N (50k-99999) 55,794 N D 1,634,576 N
873 Research, development, and testing services (except noncommercial research organizations) Taxable 1,064 1,015 4.8 2,333,996 1,774,130 31.6 21,073 19,666 7.2 925,500 683,587 35.4
Exempt 342 444 -23.0 D 1,637,607 N (25k-49999) 23,863 N D 672,386 N
874 Management and public relations services Taxable 8,426 6,170 36.6 10,095,703 6,109,793 65.2 74,401 49,462 50.4 4,099,295 2,447,465 67.5
Exempt 26 N N D N N (250-499) 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 1,284 N D 642,254 N N 5,201 N D 240,490 N
899 Services, not elsewhere classified Taxable N 1,284 N D 642,254 N N 5,201 N D 240,490 N
N=Comparable data not available D=Withheld to avoid disclosure

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