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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2003:
NAICS 5412 - Accounting, tax preparation, bookkeeping, & payroll services
United States

 
U.S. - Accounting, tax preparation, bookkeeping, & payroll services - 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 101,246 114,078 1,325,118 43,464,895
Firms with no employees (as of March 12) 12,475 12,484 0 470,601
Firms with 1 to 4 employees 58,519 58,545 119,851 3,076,388
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 16,630 16,726 107,266 3,180,461
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 7,476 7,819 98,287 3,370,318
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 4,533 6,040 164,703 6,146,010
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 985 1,934 132,557 4,256,997
Firms with 500 employees or more 628 10,530 702,454 22,964,120
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 98 154 27,601 707,688
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 57 122 19,241 659,575
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 84 270 32,171 1,162,322
Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 93 217 48,752 1,330,318
Firms with 2,500 employees or more 296 9,767 574,689 19,104,217

 

 

U.S. - Accounting, tax preparation, bookkeeping, and payroll services - 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.
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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 108,701 6.2% 1.4% 0.5% 1,318,523 73.4% 59.0% 46.7%
link to 2007 detail 2007 108,428 6.0% 1.5% 0.5% 1,357,368 74.5% 61.3% 50.0%
link to 2006 detail 2006 106,636 6.0% 1.5% 0.5% 1,356,770 75.0% 61.8% 50.6%
link to 2005 detail 2005 105,761 6.0% 1.5% 0.6% 1,330,242 75.0% 61.9% 50.7%
link to 2004 detail 2004 103,517 6.1% 1.6% 0.6% 1,390,277 76.0% 63.6% 53.4%
link to 2003 detail 2003 101,246 6.1% 1.6% 0.6% 1,325,118 75.4% 63.0% 53.0%
link to 2002 detail 2002 99,149 5.3% 1.1% 0.3% 1,241,269 74.4% 62.1% 53.0%
link to 2001 detail 2001 95,256 5.2% 1.0% 0.3% 1,191,356 74.2% 61.8% 53.3%
link to 2000 detail 2000 94,067 5.1% 1.0% 0.3% 1,164,194 74.1% 61.8% 53.6%
link to 1999 detail 1999 93,638 4.9% 0.9% 0.3% 1,093,608 72.7% 60.2% 52.1%
link to 1998 detail 1998 93,765 4.7% 0.8% 0.3% 1,060,647 71.9% 59.7% 52.0%


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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses

Last modified: July 13, 2011   Questions?