U.S. Department of Commerce

Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2007:
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)
Receipts
($1,000)
All firms 17,156 21,458 355,193 15,729,848 71,019,564
Firms with 1 to 4 employees (or with no employees as of Mar 12) 8,826 8,830 15,660 593,410 2,927,939
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 3,391 3,409 22,556 757,486 3,191,291
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 2,344 2,378 31,559 1,146,518 4,623,300
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 2,088 2,395 78,023 3,298,700 12,709,704
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 360 959 50,038 2,313,958 9,324,079
Firms with 500 employees or more 147 3,487 157,357 7,619,776 38,243,251
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 23 87 7,477 379,412 1,657,786
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 17 98 6,405 278,224 1,135,550
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 11 85 3,669 175,187 731,043
Firms with 1,500 to 1,999 employees 10 107 3,775 172,566 866,911
Firms with 2,000 to 2,499 employees 11 159 11,604 548,569 1,873,807
Firms with 2,500 to 4,999 employees 27 519 13,584 734,481 4,092,900
Firms with 5,000 employees or more 48 2,432 110,843 5,331,337 27,885,254

 
 
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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State Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
United States 17,156 15.1% 3.0% 0.9% 355,193 80.4% 58.4% 44.3%
Alabama 252 25.8% 11.5% 9.1% 4,621 81.3% 56.4% 48.9%
Alaska 112 17.0% 10.7% 7.1% 1,099 67.0% D D
Arizona 269 20.8% 10.4% 5.9% 5,555 80.2% 61.2% 49.4%
Arkansas 153 21.6% 10.5% 7.2% 3,042 81.7% D 58.9%
California 1,323 26.1% 7.9% 3.0% 46,275 89.2% 68.6% 47.1%
Colorado 414 16.7% 7.2% 4.6% 6,312 74.7% 53.9% 43.9%
Connecticut 371 20.5% 7.0% 3.5% 6,032 76.2% 42.9% 17.3%
Delaware 72 29.2% 12.5% 5.6% 1,088 75.9% D 39.2%
District of Columbia 21 28.6% 14.3% 9.5% 216 63.0% D D
Florida 817 15.3% 5.4% 2.7% 20,101 85.9% 70.7% 59.2%
Georgia 534 17.2% 7.1% 3.7% 8,856 77.4% 56.9% 49.0%
Hawaii 87 32.2% 12.6% 6.9% 1,748 79.1% 45.1% 15.8%
Idaho 122 17.2% 9.8% 4.1% 1,570 69.9% 51.2% 26.4%
Illinois 660 18.5% 6.8% 3.5% 14,625 83.6% 64.4% 48.6%
Indiana 328 24.4% 9.1% 5.2% 8,067 85.4% 63.9% 50.5%
Iowa 310 13.2% 4.8% 2.6% 3,258 62.0% 36.2% 27.0%
Kansas 212 17.5% 7.5% 5.2% 3,976 82.9% D D
Kentucky 218 19.3% 8.7% 6.9% 4,428 80.4% D 51.2%
Louisiana 309 31.1% 12.3% 5.5% 8,165 85.7% 55.8% 35.0%
Maine 192 10.9% 5.2% 3.1% 1,847 60.6% D D
Maryland 407 24.3% 7.9% 3.4% 7,420 76.3% 44.9% 27.7%
Massachusetts 503 17.7% 6.6% 3.8% 9,307 78.1% 57.5% 44.0%
Michigan 574 18.1% 5.6% 3.5% 10,442 79.2% 55.4% 43.5%
Minnesota 486 13.0% 4.1% 2.7% 6,910 72.6% D 34.2%
Mississippi 141 20.6% 9.2% 5.7% 2,355 77.7% 53.4% 44.7%
Missouri 367 19.6% 7.6% 5.4% 5,978 77.1% 54.3% 49.5%
Montana 112 10.7% 6.3% 4.5% 771 54.9% D 35.9%
Nebraska 183 12.6% 6.6% 4.4% 1,959 63.5% D D
Nevada 118 31.4% 15.3% 8.5% 3,512 87.9% 72.0% 62.2%
New Hampshire 155 9.7% 3.2% 2.6% 1,776 64.9% D D
New Jersey 655 22.1% 6.6% 2.6% 12,512 78.1% 49.0% 31.4%
New Mexico 143 23.8% 11.9% 6.3% 2,247 76.7% D D
New York 1,215 17.9% 4.5% 2.0% 21,161 78.3% 48.4% 29.2%
North Carolina 538 13.9% 6.1% 4.1% 7,942 75.4% 57.1% 48.5%
North Dakota 86 5.8% 5.8% 4.7% 464 32.3% D D
Ohio 706 18.4% 6.9% 3.1% 12,468 74.3% 53.3% 35.1%
Oklahoma 256 22.3% 10.5% 5.9% 4,058 80.1% D 36.6%
Oregon 289 19.7% 5.9% 3.5% 5,065 71.9% 44.2% 34.4%
Pennsylvania 860 17.9% 5.5% 3.0% 17,010 78.6% 58.0% 42.7%
Rhode Island 114 15.8% 9.6% 7.9% 1,208 66.0% D 43.3%
South Carolina 262 21.8% 8.4% 5.0% 4,307 76.7% D 43.2%
South Dakota 103 10.7% 3.9% 2.9% 753 50.6% D D
Tennessee 306 23.5% 10.5% 6.9% 7,328 84.5% 63.6% 52.5%
Texas 1,003 22.1% 7.6% 3.9% 24,575 84.3% 62.4% 50.0%
Utah 164 23.2% 13.4% 7.3% 3,530 82.0% 66.5% 48.1%
Vermont 74 14.9% 8.1% 5.4% 630 51.1% D D
Virginia 437 18.5% 8.0% 4.6% 8,081 77.0% 57.4% 40.3%
Washington 369 19.0% 8.1% 5.4% 11,425 88.3% 77.5% 72.4%
West Virginia 153 19.0% 5.9% 5.2% 2,349 67.9% D 30.2%
Wisconsin 441 12.2% 2.5% 1.8% 6,136 74.6% D D
Wyoming 74 20.3% 8.1% 5.4% 633 57.2% D D

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