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Massachusetts - Information by Employment Size of Enterprise
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.
Employment size of enterprise Firms Estab-
lish-
ments
Paid
employees
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
All firms 2,487 3,342 112,938 6,021,869
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 275 275 0 22,753
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 877 878 1,864 81,122
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 379 380 2,468 100,770
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 298 298 3,967 160,668
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 345 364 12,814 688,956
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 129 166 13,371 804,122
Firms with 500 employees or more 184 981 78,454 4,163,478
    Firms with 500 to 999 employees 36 63 4,538 262,008
    Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 16 19 3,369 150,005
    Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 26 49 5,297 298,099
    Firms with 2,500 employees or more 106 850 65,250 3,453,366
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

 

 

Massachusetts - Information - by Year
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.
More
data
Year Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
link to 2008 detail 2008 2,279 30.3% 15.6% 10.0% 104,825 93.0% 80.6% 67.8%
link to 2007 detail 2007 2,334 26.7% 14.4% 9.3% 108,037 93.3% 83.3% 72.6%
link to 2006 detail 2006 2,261 27.6% 14.8% 9.6% 118,145 94.0% 84.7% 75.0%
link to 2005 detail 2005 2,287 28.0% 14.5% 9.7% 118,772 94.2% 84.3% 75.8%
link to 2004 detail 2004 2,354 28.9% 15.0% 9.6% 102,871 93.1% 81.7% 71.2%
link to 2003 detail 2003 2,427 28.5% 14.5% 9.2% 111,896 93.1% 82.0% 71.1%
link to 2002 detail 2002 2,491 26.4% 14.1% 8.6% 120,479 93.5% 84.7% 73.3%
link to 2001 detail 2001 2,534 28.5% 14.4% 8.4% 130,720 93.7% 82.8% 69.1%
link to 2000 detail 2000 2,640 26.9% 13.6% 8.0% 130,343 93.3% 82.6% 69.6%
link to 1999 detail 1999 2,579 26.6% 12.5% 7.4% 115,593 93.0% 81.3% 69.5%
link to 1998 detail 1998 2,487 26.5% 12.6% 7.4% 112,938 92.7% 81.3% 69.5%

 

 

Massachusetts - Information 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.
NAICS
code
Industry title
(with link to definition)
Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
51 Information 2,487 26.5% 12.6% 7.4% 112,938 92.7% 81.3% 69.5%
511 Publishing industries 1,321 30.4% 14.3% 7.2% 54,921 91.8% 77.3% 58.2%
512 Motion picture & sound recording industries 361 12.5% 4.2% 2.8% 4,610 75.2% 51.2% 46.1%
513 Broadcasting & telecommunications 383 28.7% 17.5% 13.6% 36,494 96.6% 92.7% 90.2%
514 Information services & data processing services 438 26.9% 13.2% 9.8% 16,913 91.6% 77.8% 67.8%
D = Withheld to avoid disclosure

All-sector table By detailed employment size By year By industry Data in formats for downloading

Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13 2011   Questions?