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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2005:
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 105,761 118,908 1,330,242 48,619,912
Firms with 0 to 4 employees (as of March 12) 74,668 74,710 123,308 3,812,964
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 17,228 17,318 110,704 3,556,310
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 7,520 7,868 98,739 3,675,679
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 4,718 6,095 174,116 6,941,062
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 1,043 2,096 148,826 5,277,084
Firms with 500 employees or more 584 10,821 674,549 25,356,813
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 93 267 28,907 784,168
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 50 100 17,011 664,560
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 85 298 40,030 1,541,934
Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 77 147 37,719 1,078,889
Firms with 2,500 employees or more 279 10,009 550,882 21,287,262

 

 

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 Questions?