U.S. Department of Commerce

Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2002:
Waste management & remediation services
United States

 
U.S. - Waste management & remediation services - by Employment Size of Enterprise
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Employment size of enterprise Firms Estab-
lish-
ments
Paid
employees
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
Receipts
($1,000)
All firms 14,184 17,698 300,580 11,635,017 48,203,744
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 1,471 1,472 0 97,437 483,955
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 6,120 6,122 13,566 356,882 1,678,128
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 2,745 2,750 18,009 511,177 1,960,283
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 1,861 1,903 24,954 787,899 2,826,102
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 1,616 1,839 59,245 2,106,540 7,258,570
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 258 612 37,530 1,462,419 5,153,436
Firms with 500 employees or more 113 3,000 147,276 6,312,663 28,843,270
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 22 86 5,122 242,313 837,320
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 11 63 3,401 126,257 744,607
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 15 58 3,645 144,300 508,513
Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 16 373 15,197 535,664 2,311,483
Firms with 2,500 employees or more 49 2,420 119,911 5,264,129 24,441,347

 
 
U.S. - Waste management and remediation services - by Year
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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 17,406 15.7% 3.1% 0.9% 367,263 80.6% 57.9% 43.4%
link to 2007 detail 2007 17,156 15.1% 3.0% 0.9% 355,193 80.4% 58.4% 44.3%
link to 2006 detail 2006 16,189 15.4% 3.0% 0.9% 345,334 80.6% 58.9% 44.8%
link to 2005 detail 2005 15,850 14.8% 2.9% 0.9% 333,343 80.6% 59.3% 45.6%
link to 2004 detail 2004 15,535 15.0% 2.9% 0.8% 343,600 81.7% 61.2% 47.8%
link to 2003 detail 2003 14,914 15.2% 2.9% 0.9% 340,217 82.1% 62.1% 49.2%
link to 2002 detail 2002 14,184 14.0% 2.6% 0.8% 300,580 81.2% 61.5% 49.0%
link to 2001 detail 2001 13,591 14.7% 2.7% 0.9% 300,536 82.1% 61.8% 50.0%
link to 2000 detail 2000 12,999 14.1% 2.7% 0.9% 291,483 82.3% 63.1% 51.6%
link to 1999 detail 1999 13,537 13.9% 2.6% 0.9% 287,174 81.5% 61.5% 50.1%
link to 1998 detail 1998 14,162 13.9% 2.5% 0.8% 287,400 80.8% 59.7% 48.3%

 
 
Waste management & remediation services - by State
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D = Withheld to avoid disclosure
State Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
United States 14,184 14.0% 2.6% 0.8% 300,580 81.2% 61.5% 49.0%
Alabama 178 19.7% 10.7% 6.7% 3,991 83.4% 67.3% 53.8%
Alaska 80 23.8% 7.5% 7.5% 1,033 76.8% 35.2% 35.2%
Arizona 217 21.2% 9.7% 5.1% 3,818 80.2% 56.7% 40.6%
Arkansas 151 19.9% 7.3% 4.0% 2,644 78.3% 58.5% 40.4%
California 1,054 26.4% 7.6% 2.4% 34,544 88.5% 65.9% 43.8%
Colorado 296 16.6% 8.8% 5.7% 8,526 86.4% 76.5% 70.2%
Connecticut 324 20.4% 4.6% 2.8% 4,973 76.3% 40.8% 26.0%
Delaware 52 19.2% 11.5% 5.8% 816 74.6% 64.7% 55.1%
District of Columbia 23 26.1% 13.0% 8.7% 205 D D D
Florida 597 16.1% 4.9% 2.7% 14,540 84.3% 69.0% 62.3%
Georgia 431 15.5% 6.7% 4.2% 6,189 75.6% 55.5% 48.1%
Hawaii 81 27.2% 9.9% 3.7% 1,143 73.7% 35.1% 15.0%
Idaho 108 13.9% 6.5% 2.8% 1,111 60.8% D D
Illinois 578 17.5% 6.1% 3.5% 13,136 84.2% 65.7% 47.3%
Indiana 316 19.0% 8.5% 5.7% 6,489 81.4% 65.3% 47.7%
Iowa 268 10.1% 3.0% 1.9% 2,552 58.4% 37.5% 28.3%
Kansas 192 13.5% 6.3% 4.7% 3,154 D D 62.8%
Kentucky 188 14.9% 5.3% 3.7% 3,467 D D 53.6%
Louisiana 214 25.2% 9.8% 6.1% 5,264 85.2% 63.1% 51.5%
Maine 176 10.8% 2.3% 1.7% 1,534 D D 31.8%
Maryland 345 23.5% 8.1% 4.6% 6,829 78.9% 49.3% 36.9%
Massachusetts 437 17.2% 5.7% 3.9% 7,951 78.4% 55.1% 47.0%
Michigan 525 16.4% 4.6% 2.9% 11,668 82.1% 64.7% 54.8%
Minnesota 437 11.4% 3.7% 2.5% 5,488 69.4% 45.9% 39.3%
Mississippi 101 21.8% 8.9% 6.9% 1,924 D D 58.4%
Missouri 325 16.0% 6.8% 5.2% 4,655 72.6% 52.1% 46.1%
Montana 83 12.0% 3.6% 3.6% 638 D D D
Nebraska 162 9.9% 4.9% 3.7% 1,841 D D 51.6%
Nevada 68 29.4% 11.8% 7.4% 2,402 90.8% 78.6% 69.6%
New Hampshire 120 10.0% 3.3% 2.5% 1,576 71.1% D D
New Jersey 543 22.5% 6.4% 3.1% 11,978 83.0% 55.0% 37.2%
New Mexico 101 15.8% 6.9% 4.0% 1,525 77.4% 59.3% 40.4%
New York 1,056 15.3% 4.2% 2.2% 19,854 77.9% 56.9% 42.4%
North Carolina 381 16.0% 7.3% 5.5% 6,389 79.5% 62.8% 59.5%
North Dakota 68 4.4% 2.9% 2.9% 384 D D D
Ohio 619 17.8% 6.6% 3.1% 14,539 81.6% 64.8% 51.0%
Oklahoma 196 20.4% 8.2% 5.1% 2,670 74.7% 42.0% 30.6%
Oregon 282 16.3% 5.0% 3.5% 3,778 64.6% 36.8% 30.5%
Pennsylvania 715 18.6% 6.2% 3.5% 13,668 80.1% 58.6% 42.4%
Rhode Island 95 15.8% 9.5% 8.4% 955 66.2% D 26.3%
South Carolina 200 20.0% 10.0% 7.5% 3,574 79.0% 62.3% 57.4%
South Dakota 97 9.3% 4.1% 3.1% 728 55.9% D 26.5%
Tennessee 254 20.1% 9.8% 5.5% 7,035 86.4% 73.0% 58.4%
Texas 800 19.3% 7.6% 3.9% 20,970 86.2% 70.6% 55.1%
Utah 106 23.6% 12.3% 9.4% 2,635 84.3% D 53.8%
Vermont 74 10.8% 5.4% 4.1% 548 53.8% D D
Virginia 341 17.9% 6.7% 4.1% 6,201 77.9% 58.0% 48.7%
Washington 284 19.0% 8.1% 5.3% 11,565 90.5% 81.3% 74.8%
West Virginia 128 14.1% 4.7% 3.9% 1,800 66.1% D 47.0%
Wisconsin 354 12.1% 2.8% 2.8% 5,372 77.8% 59.1% 59.1%
Wyoming 52 15.4% 7.7% 7.7% 311 52.7% 23.8% 23.8%

All-sector table

Source:
Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13, 2011   Questions?