U.S. Department of Commerce

Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2008:
NAICS 56131 - Employment placement agencies and executive search services
United States


 
U.S. - Employment placement agencies and executive search services - by Employment Size of Enterprise
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D = Withheld to avoid disclosure
Employment size of enterprise Firms Estab-
lish-
ments
Paid
employees
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
All firms 14,414 15,733 286,496 9,527,827
Firms with 1 to 4 employees (or with no employees as of Mar 12) 9,637 9,644 13,743 920,081
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 1,872 1,878 12,233 715,383
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 1,224 1,271 16,430 879,415
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 1,153 1,303 47,807 1,708,195
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 387 604 67,406 1,725,853
Firms with 500 employees or more 141 1,033 128,877 3,578,900
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 28 116 11,790 731,992
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 27 117 16,359 557,789
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 19 22 5,327 90,190
Firms with 1,500 to 1,999 employees 10 30 1,940 50,855
Firms with 2,000 to 2,499 employees 6 17 (2500-4999) D
Firms with 2,500 to 4,999 employees 16 38 10,522 577,644
Firms with 5,000 employees or more 35 693 79,242 1,499,682

 

 

U.S. - Employment placement agencies and executive search 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 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?