U.S. Department of Commerce

Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2007:
NAICS 56131 - Employment placement agencies
United States

 
U.S. - Employment placement agencies - 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 7,856 8,534 246,782 7,130,829 12,329,017
Firms with 1 to 4 employees (or with no employees as of Mar 12) 4,476 4,476 6,452 427,627 1,135,579
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 991 998 6,486 296,451 750,092
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 688 709 9,347 399,835 879,243
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 1,104 1,206 49,246 1,562,892 2,723,972
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 438 666 79,602 1,917,186 3,208,616
Firms with 500 employees or more 159 479 95,649 2,526,838 3,631,515
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 42 60 19,540 455,822 683,155
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 27 57 15,706 377,426 588,921
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 20 38 15,925 328,730 449,634
Firms with 1,500 to 1,999 employees 10 89 7,480 178,015 313,777
Firms with 2,000 to 2,499 employees 6 10 6,195 141,319 195,249
Firms with 2,500 to 4,999 employees 25 39 11,898 397,329 393,195
Firms with 5,000 employees or more 29 186 18,905 648,197 1,007,584

 

 

U.S. - Employment placement agencies and executive search 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 14,414 11.7% 3.7% 1.0% 286,496 85.2% 68.5% 45.0%
link to 2007 detail 2007 7,856 21.7% 7.6% 2.0% 246,782 91.0% 71.0% 38.8%
link to 2006 detail 2006 8,213 20.4% 7.2% 1.8% 242,040 90.4% 70.5% 36.6%
link to 2005 detail 2005 7,944 20.3% 6.7% 1.8% 217,952 89.8% 67.6% 35.0%
link to 2004 detail 2004 7,802 19.0% 6.0% 1.4% 182,560 87.5% 62.3% 27.2%
link to 2003 detail 2003 7,859 18.1% 5.0% 1.4% 150,851 84.4% 54.8% 25.0%
link to 2002 detail 2002 8,708 22.2% 7.3% 1.9% 309,174 91.9% 73.6% 46.8%
link to 2001 detail 2001 9,393 21.1% 7.1% 1.7% 348,669 92.0% 75.6% 49.5%
link to 2000 detail 2000 8,506 20.6% 6.9% 1.8% 306,465 92.1% 74.5% 49.3%
link to 1999 detail 1999 7,618 20.3% 6.6% 1.7% 257,875 91.7% 74.1% 49.1%
link to 1998 detail 1998 6,841 21.4% 6.6% 1.5% 183,243 89.5% 65.7% 33.5%


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Source: Statistics of U.S. Businesses Questions?