U.S. Department of Commerce

Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2006:
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 106,636 121,390 1,356,770 53,181,768
Firms with 0 to 4 employees (as of March 12) 74,622 74,669 122,601 4,069,313
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 17,838 17,927 115,406 3,755,975
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 7,744 8,087 101,724 3,879,221
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 4,809 6,223 178,343 7,374,992
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 1,039 2,173 152,150 5,695,969
Firms with 500 employees or more 584 12,311 686,546 28,406,298
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 97 363 31,155 1,058,062
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 57 235 23,935 1,024,257
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 73 225 37,457 1,210,515
Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 84 308 40,979 1,275,237
Firms with 2,500 employees or more 273 11,180 553,020 23,838,227

 

 

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?