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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2006:
NAICS 562 - Waste management & remediation services
United States

 
U.S. - Waste management & remediation 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 16,189 19,919 345,334 14,859,569
Firms with 0 to 4 employees (as of March 12) 8,102 8,106 14,549 548,115
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 3,352 3,359 22,159 707,964
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 2,246 2,280 30,309 1,085,609
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 2,010 2,231 74,755 2,999,049
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 337 872 48,855 2,163,491
Firms with 500 employees or more 142 3,071 154,707 7,355,341
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 25 119 8,823 531,580
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 14 126 6,025 267,963
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 14 47 2,777 169,278
Firms with 1,500 to 2,499 employees 23 227 14,408 656,347
Firms with 2,500 employees or more 66 2,552 122,674 5,730,173

 
 
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 16,189 15.4% 3.0% 0.9% 345,334 80.6% 58.9% 44.8%
Alabama 240 26.3% 12.5% 9.6% 4,751 83.7% 59.9% 51.0%
Alaska 102 18.6% 11.8% 7.8% 1,130 67.0% 50.2% 29.2%
Arizona 249 22.9% 11.6% 6.8% 5,297 81.7% 66.0% 42.7%
Arkansas 150 18.0% 9.3% 5.3% 2,572 76.8% 64.0% 45.1%
California 1,218 26.5% 8.4% 3.4% 41,682 88.8% 68.0% 46.2%
Colorado 389 17.0% 8.0% 5.9% 6,701 77.0% 57.5% 46.9%
Connecticut 371 19.9% 6.7% 3.2% 5,781 75.8% 47.3% 20.7%
Delaware 58 27.6% 10.3% 5.2% 1,172 78.9% 49.9% 43.3%
District of Columbia 21 33.3% 9.5% 9.5% 310 D D D
Florida 776 17.8% 6.6% 3.2% 17,776 86.1% 68.4% 54.7%
Georgia 505 16.0% 6.7% 4.2% 8,161 76.5% 56.4% 51.0%
Hawaii 88 31.8% 11.4% 5.7% 1,534 77.4% 40.2% 23.8%
Idaho 116 17.2% 10.3% 5.2% 1,956 77.2% 64.4% 46.0%
Illinois 625 18.7% 6.7% 3.5% 14,036 83.6% 63.9% 47.1%
Indiana 309 23.0% 9.4% 5.2% 7,617 82.5% 62.2% 49.4%
Iowa 295 13.9% 4.7% 2.4% 2,895 58.8% 33.0% 19.3%
Kansas 194 15.5% 7.7% 5.7% 3,593 D D 66.6%
Kentucky 204 19.6% 8.3% 6.4% 4,339 80.2% 61.5% 56.0%
Louisiana 289 26.0% 10.4% 5.2% 7,502 83.4% 56.8% 41.7%
Maine 182 11.5% 4.9% 2.7% 2,049 60.4% 38.2% 30.9%
Maryland 400 25.0% 7.0% 3.5% 7,466 79.1% 42.3% 29.0%
Massachusetts 496 16.7% 6.9% 3.8% 9,367 77.9% 57.9% 43.5%
Michigan 533 18.6% 5.6% 3.9% 11,669 82.5% 63.2% 52.7%
Minnesota 484 12.4% 4.8% 2.9% 6,273 69.6% 46.7% 34.8%
Mississippi 137 19.7% 8.0% 5.8% 2,105 76.0% 50.7% 47.5%
Missouri 356 18.5% 8.1% 5.9% 6,276 77.7% 58.7% 49.3%
Montana 98 8.2% 5.1% 4.1% 723 D D 32.9%
Nebraska 169 13.6% 6.5% 4.7% 1,616 60.5% 36.0% 31.3%
Nevada 105 31.4% 14.3% 10.5% 3,259 88.4% 69.2% 64.7%
New Hampshire 155 12.3% 4.5% 3.2% 1,539 D D 30.7%
New Jersey 621 23.5% 6.9% 3.1% 12,837 79.7% 50.4% 30.4%
New Mexico 120 22.5% 11.7% 8.3% 1,725 73.3% 48.4% 32.6%
New York 1,144 18.8% 4.4% 2.2% 21,095 78.1% 47.9% 32.3%
North Carolina 488 15.0% 6.8% 4.7% 7,565 76.2% 58.4% 48.3%
North Dakota 87 6.9% 5.7% 4.6% 497 D D 27.6%
Ohio 686 18.1% 7.0% 3.2% 14,553 79.0% 60.6% 44.2%
Oklahoma 226 23.9% 10.6% 6.2% 3,972 80.9% 51.9% 42.3%
Oregon 272 21.3% 6.3% 3.3% 4,812 71.8% 41.7% 31.7%
Pennsylvania 810 17.9% 5.8% 3.2% 16,926 79.3% 58.4% 43.2%
Rhode Island 106 15.1% 9.4% 8.5% 1,073 61.9% D 32.5%
South Carolina 239 23.8% 10.5% 6.3% 4,297 77.3% 51.2% 40.7%
South Dakota 94 8.5% 4.3% 3.2% 611 39.8% D 13.9%
Tennessee 303 23.4% 11.2% 6.9% 9,284 87.4% 72.0% 54.6%
Texas 937 21.5% 7.8% 3.7% 24,062 84.9% 64.8% 50.2%
Utah 141 27.0% 14.9% 8.5% 3,596 86.5% 72.2% 56.7%
Vermont 71 14.1% 9.9% 7.0% 582 48.3% D 23.2%
Virginia 418 19.6% 7.9% 4.3% 7,740 77.9% 56.6% 36.6%
Washington 336 21.4% 8.6% 6.0% 10,390 88.2% 74.6% 71.0%
West Virginia 151 16.6% 6.0% 6.0% 1,949 62.1% 31.3% 31.3%
Wisconsin 406 12.3% 3.2% 2.2% 6,108 74.3% 54.2% 52.8%
Wyoming 63 14.3% 7.9% 4.8% 513 46.0% D D

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