U.S. Department of Commerce

Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2007:
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)
Receipts
($1,000)
All firms 108,428 123,415 1,357,368 55,869,823 118,782,462
Firms with 1 to 4 employees (or with no employees as of Mar 12) 76,263 76,284 126,945 4,284,808 12,693,596
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 17,695 17,765 114,345 3,944,801 9,439,008
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 7,979 8,330 105,260 4,137,074 8,871,447
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 4,855 6,869 179,226 7,933,221 16,128,704
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 1,051 2,472 152,553 6,269,412 12,126,784
Firms with 500 employees or more 585 11,695 679,039 29,300,507 59,522,923
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 107 390 34,234 1,205,010 2,061,985
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 52 280 19,776 720,443 1,187,302
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 69 197 33,412 1,147,179 1,920,246
Firms with 1,500 to 1,999 employees 51 174 32,584 1,165,505 2,135,473
Firms with 2,000 to 2,499 employees 31 53 7,583 381,553 688,392
Firms with 2,500 to 4,999 employees 81 962 55,281 1,568,741 2,272,471
Firms with 5,000 employees or more 194 9,639 496,169 23,112,076 49,257,054

 

 

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?