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Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2008:
NAICS 56 - Administrative and support and waste mang and remediation srvs
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U.S. - Administrative and support and waste mang and remediation srvs - by Employment Size of Enterprise
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Employment size of enterprise Firms Estab-
lish-
ments
Paid
employees
Annual
payroll
($1,000)
All firms 332,190 393,538 10,224,557 313,932,870
Firms with 1 to 4 employees (or with no employees as of Mar 12) 210,036 210,297 322,271 12,463,003
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 49,987 50,194 328,007 10,210,846
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 30,870 31,488 415,133 13,437,398
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 29,077 32,710 1,170,765 38,170,185
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 8,576 14,889 1,528,353 41,317,947
Firms with 500 employees or more 3,644 53,960 6,460,028 198,333,491
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 919 3,470 404,911 10,897,940
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 507 2,532 308,285 8,063,919
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 549 2,503 408,916 10,664,129
Firms with 1,500 to 1,999 employees 280 1,727 278,786 6,623,187
Firms with 2,000 to 2,499 employees 185 1,748 222,147 5,874,898
Firms with 2,500 to 4,999 employees 489 4,823 747,084 22,245,294
Firms with 5,000 employees or more 715 37,157 4,089,899 133,964,124
Firms with 5,000 to 9,999 employees 302 6,813 753,600 22,397,433
Firms with 10,000 employees or more 413 30,344 3,336,299 111,566,691

 
 
U.S. - Administrative and support and waste mang and remediation srvs - 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 332,190 12.4% 3.7% 1.1% 10,224,557 89.6% 78.1% 63.2%
link to 2007 detail 2007 328,742 12.5% 3.7% 1.1% 9,983,661 89.5% 77.9% 62.7%
link to 2006 detail 2006 323,282 12.6% 3.8% 1.1% 10,003,626 89.7% 78.3% 62.7%
link to 2005 detail 2005 320,252 12.3% 3.7% 1.1% 9,280,282 89.3% 77.3% 61.0%
link to 2004 detail 2004 310,261 12.7% 3.7% 1.1% 8,708,052 88.7% 76.0% 58.9%
link to 2003 detail 2003 299,383 12.9% 3.8% 1.1% 8,511,138 88.8% 76.0% 59.3%
link to 2002 detail 2002 289,303 12.6% 3.7% 1.1% 8,299,217 89.0% 76.6% 60.4%
link to 2001 detail 2001 308,502 12.5% 3.6% 1.0% 9,061,987 88.8% 76.7% 61.1%
link to 2000 detail 2000 299,329 12.5% 3.7% 1.1% 9,138,100 89.1% 77.4% 61.9%
link to 1999 detail 1999 299,367 12.2% 3.5% 1.0% 8,366,523 88.2% 75.8% 59.6%
link to 1998 detail 1998 302,863 11.9% 3.4% 0.9% 7,775,033 87.5% 74.3% 56.9%

 
 
Administrative and support and waste mang and remediation srvs - 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 +
link to industry detail United States 332,190 12.4% 3.7% 1.1% 10,224,557 89.6% 78.1% 63.2%
link to industry detail Alabama 3,670 20.2% 10.2% 6.4% 132,285 90.6% 80.2% 65.4%
link to industry detail Alaska 932 15.1% 9.4% 6.4% 22,319 87.4% 78.7% 67.8%
link to industry detail Arizona 7,449 18.5% 8.5% 4.6% 252,510 90.5% 78.9% 61.6%
link to industry detail Arkansas 2,223 17.7% 9.0% 5.8% 59,312 88.2% 75.9% 59.7%
link to industry detail California 36,782 15.2% 5.0% 1.9% 1,130,605 89.0% 75.6% 60.2%
link to industry detail Colorado 7,633 14.5% 6.6% 4.0% 206,620 88.8% 77.8% 65.6%
link to industry detail Connecticut 4,966 14.5% 6.8% 4.2% 103,773 85.9% 72.5% 56.6%
link to industry detail Delaware 1,283 21.0% 12.4% 9.2% 29,587 86.9% 73.7% 59.1%
link to industry detail District of Columbia 799 41.9% 27.5% 14.9% 37,952 95.1% 83.6% 54.2%
link to industry detail Florida 29,286 10.1% 4.1% 2.1% 1,394,356 94.1% 89.4% 83.4%
link to industry detail Georgia 10,565 15.9% 7.4% 4.1% 348,437 90.7% 80.8% 67.1%
link to industry detail Hawaii 1,648 20.9% 9.6% 5.2% 47,554 88.6% 73.9% 52.3%
link to industry detail Idaho 2,069 13.6% 6.5% 4.3% 38,194 84.1% 71.6% 56.9%
link to industry detail Illinois 14,919 15.8% 6.9% 3.4% 523,196 92.0% 82.1% 66.4%
link to industry detail Indiana 6,359 16.1% 7.2% 4.3% 171,403 88.5% 76.1% 61.2%
link to industry detail Iowa 3,122 15.7% 8.3% 5.0% 75,987 87.7% 76.5% 58.6%
link to industry detail Kansas 3,192 17.7% 8.9% 5.8% 74,272 87.1% 73.1% 57.0%
link to industry detail Kentucky 3,387 18.6% 9.4% 6.1% 97,277 89.0% 77.2% 62.7%
link to industry detail Louisiana 3,948 20.4% 8.8% 5.0% 111,379 88.1% 71.8% 51.8%
link to industry detail Maine 1,833 13.3% 6.3% 4.0% 23,032 76.3% 55.6% 33.6%
link to industry detail Maryland 7,240 19.1% 7.6% 4.2% 193,819 87.8% 71.2% 55.0%
link to industry detail Massachusetts 8,783 15.0% 6.5% 3.4% 203,889 87.9% 73.6% 53.1%
link to industry detail Michigan 10,702 18.4% 7.5% 3.0% 306,339 90.2% 73.7% 48.2%
link to industry detail Minnesota 6,470 14.3% 6.3% 3.5% 141,079 87.0% 72.5% 54.5%
link to industry detail Mississippi 1,979 18.3% 9.9% 6.5% 50,709 86.7% 73.1% 54.8%
link to industry detail Missouri 6,602 15.1% 7.1% 4.3% 163,512 87.6% 75.8% 60.6%
link to industry detail Montana 1,597 9.9% 4.9% 3.8% 19,704 76.8% D D
link to industry detail Nebraska 2,313 14.8% 8.3% 5.4% 60,123 88.7% 80.4% 65.1%
link to industry detail Nevada 3,858 20.2% 9.3% 5.7% 103,851 88.4% 72.9% 58.1%
link to industry detail New Hampshire 2,094 13.3% 6.4% 4.3% 43,917 85.9% 73.8% 60.8%
link to industry detail New Jersey 12,383 13.9% 5.5% 3.0% 293,867 87.6% 73.6% 58.2%
link to industry detail New Mexico 1,780 19.2% 10.4% 7.6% 44,089 87.3% 74.7% 60.9%
link to industry detail New York 23,013 13.3% 5.2% 2.2% 518,877 87.5% 73.5% 53.0%
link to industry detail North Carolina 10,146 14.6% 6.4% 3.6% 281,859 87.9% 76.5% 62.1%
link to industry detail North Dakota 812 15.6% 9.5% 6.9% 12,529 80.4% 68.0% 43.2%
link to industry detail Ohio 11,895 16.2% 6.9% 3.4% 346,084 89.0% 76.5% 59.1%
link to industry detail Oklahoma 3,934 15.5% 8.0% 5.1% 101,745 88.2% 77.4% 61.3%
link to industry detail Oregon 4,853 15.1% 6.0% 3.6% 92,064 83.0% 65.3% 48.6%
link to industry detail Pennsylvania 13,037 15.5% 6.6% 3.2% 307,181 86.5% 71.7% 51.7%
link to industry detail Rhode Island 1,673 14.6% 7.9% 5.1% 25,494 84.1% 68.1% 42.6%
link to industry detail South Carolina 5,004 15.9% 7.1% 4.3% 132,317 86.9% 74.6% 58.9%
link to industry detail South Dakota 963 14.0% 7.7% 5.2% 12,566 78.2% 59.1% 41.3%
link to industry detail Tennessee 5,495 20.2% 9.6% 6.0% 209,318 91.1% 80.5% 67.2%
link to industry detail Texas 21,602 17.9% 7.2% 3.2% 945,065 92.3% 82.7% 68.5%
link to industry detail Utah 3,615 15.1% 7.8% 5.0% 120,124 91.5% 83.0% 72.9%
link to industry detail Vermont 1,032 12.0% 6.0% 4.7% 8,835 70.6% 49.0% 39.8%
link to industry detail Virginia 9,229 17.4% 7.7% 4.1% 254,069 88.1% 75.2% 58.0%
link to industry detail Washington 8,207 12.8% 5.2% 3.1% 173,209 84.5% 71.3% 58.6%
link to industry detail West Virginia 1,291 19.4% 10.8% 8.0% 31,834 85.8% 71.4% 57.8%
link to industry detail Wisconsin 5,884 15.4% 7.0% 4.1% 139,707 86.6% 73.6% 55.1%
link to industry detail Wyoming 880 10.8% 6.6% 5.3% 6,732 59.9% D 40.7%

 
 
U.S. - Administrative and support and waste mang and remediation srvs - by Subsector
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Industry
detail
NAICS
code
Industry title
(with link to definition)
Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
  56 Administrative and support and waste mang and remediation srvs 332,190 12.4% 3.7% 1.1% 10,224,557 89.6% 78.1% 63.2%
link to industry detail 561 Administrative and support services 314,877 12.3% 3.7% 1.1% 9,857,294 89.9% 78.9% 63.9%
link to industry detail 562 Waste management and remediation services 17,406 15.7% 3.1% 0.9% 367,263 80.6% 57.9% 43.4%

 
 
U.S. - Administrative and support and waste mang and remediation srvs - by Industry
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NAICS
code
Industry title
(with link to definition)
Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
link to state detail 561 Administrative and support services 314,877 12.3% 3.7% 1.1% 9,857,294 89.9% 78.9% 63.9%
link to state detail 5611 Office administrative services 27,167 17.9% 7.3% 3.0% 448,438 82.1% 59.0% 34.1%
link to state detail 5612 Facilities support services 1,836 43.1% 24.1% 12.5% 250,865 98.0% 92.3% 81.0%
link to state detail 5613 Employment services 31,612 33.7% 15.3% 4.5% 5,230,878 98.4% 93.1% 79.3%
link to state detail 56131 Employment placement agencies and executive search services 14,414 11.7% 3.7% 1.0% 286,496 85.2% 68.5% 45.0%
link to state detail 56132 Temporary help services 13,545 51.4% 24.3% 6.7% 2,875,337 98.8% 92.5% 74.8%
link to state detail 56133 Professional employer organizations 3,825 56.6% 30.2% 12.4% 2,069,045 99.6% 97.2% 90.5%
link to state detail 5614 Business support services 29,447 13.6% 4.5% 1.8% 828,173 88.2% 75.7% 60.0%
link to state detail 56141 Document preparation services 4,889 7.1% 2.0% 0.8% 44,953 73.4% 52.8% 36.1%
link to state detail 56142 Telephone call centers 4,127 35.7% 14.4% 6.3% 428,700 96.5% 88.2% 73.1%
link to state detail 561421 Telephone answering services 1,574 27.0% 6.4% 3.7% 59,950 86.4% 67.1% 54.4%
link to state detail 561422 Telemarketing bureaus and other contact centers 2,584 41.7% 20.3% 8.9% 368,750 98.1% 91.6% 76.1%
link to state detail 56143 Business service centers 8,056 6.1% 1.3% 0.6% 96,902 68.9% D D
link to state detail 561431 Private mail centers 5,094 1.9% 0.3% 0.2% 21,869 18.5% 5.7% 3.1%
link to state detail 561439 Other business service centers (including copy shops) 2,964 13.3% 3.1% 1.3% 75,033 83.6% D D
link to state detail 56144 Collection agencies 4,322 23.8% 7.4% 2.5% 150,671 88.5% 69.8% 45.8%
link to state detail 56145 Credit bureaus 520 16.9% 5.6% 3.8% 20,804 90.9% 80.9% 74.7%
link to state detail 56149 Other business support services 7,633 8.8% 3.3% 1.8% 86,143 75.3% 57.9% 41.6%
link to state detail 561491 Repossession services 907 7.7% 1.1% 0.4% 7,008 44.1% D D
link to state detail 561492 Court reporting and stenotype services 3,248 2.9% 0.5% 0.2% 14,210 46.8% 29.5% 18.5%
link to state detail 561499 All other business support services 3,479 14.5% 6.5% 3.5% 64,925 84.9% 69.1% 50.8%
link to state detail 5615 Travel arrangement and reservation services 16,655 7.6% 2.2% 0.8% 259,310 79.8% 66.5% 52.5%
link to state detail 56151 Travel agencies 11,421 5.5% 1.6% 0.6% 123,191 72.5% 59.2% 47.3%
link to state detail 56152 Tour operators 2,704 11.1% 2.8% 0.8% 31,307 70.6% D D
link to state detail 56159 Other travel arrangement and reservation services 2,623 16.1% 6.3% 3.2% 104,812 91.2% 81.7% 68.5%
link to state detail 561591 Convention and visitors bureaus 1,022 12.7% 2.3% 0.6% 11,371 65.0% D D
link to state detail 561599 All other travel arrangement and reservation services 1,606 18.5% 9.0% 4.9% 93,441 94.4% 88.3% 76.7%
link to state detail 5616 Investigation and security services 19,795 17.2% 4.8% 1.3% 831,834 91.5% 78.9% 62.2%
link to state detail 56161 Investigation, guard, and armored car services 10,537 24.8% 7.8% 2.2% 710,225 95.1% 83.8% 66.7%
link to state detail 561611 Investigation services 4,593 7.2% 1.5% 0.8% 43,044 68.9% 46.0% 33.6%
link to state detail 561612 Security guards and patrol services 5,840 38.5% 12.7% 3.4% 638,312 96.7% 85.9% 68.0%
link to state detail 561613 Armored car services 125 41.6% 20.0% 8.0% 28,869 98.6% 94.9% 87.8%
link to state detail 56162 Security systems services 9,281 8.8% 1.6% 0.5% 121,609 70.6% 49.9% 35.8%
link to state detail 561621 Security systems services (except locksmiths) 5,554 13.2% 2.6% 0.8% 105,732 78.2% 56.7% 41.1%
link to state detail 561622 Locksmiths 3,730 2.4% 0.2% 0.1% 15,877 20.6% D D
link to state detail 5617 Services to buildings and dwellings 170,389 7.1% 1.1% 0.2% 1,701,955 68.2% 45.3% 30.1%
link to state detail 56171 Exterminating and pest control services 10,412 5.8% 0.7% 0.2% 95,562 58.6% 38.9% 29.8%
link to state detail 56172 Janitorial services 49,981 12.6% 2.5% 0.6% 952,495 80.8% 60.3% 41.6%
link to state detail 56173 Landscaping services 90,672 5.1% 0.5% 0.1% 559,630 53.4% 26.0% 14.5%
link to state detail 56174 Carpet and upholstery cleaning services 8,217 3.6% 0.3% 0.1% 39,953 34.4% 11.6% 6.2%
link to state detail 56179 Other services to buildings and dwellings 11,164 4.0% 0.5% 0.2% 54,315 40.3% 15.9% 7.4%
link to state detail 5619 Other support services 18,734 11.9% 3.6% 1.6% 305,841 79.6% 60.3% 43.1%
link to state detail 56191 Packaging and labeling services 1,803 25.4% 7.2% 1.9% 46,925 86.5% 56.9% 25.0%
link to state detail 56192 Convention and trade show organizers 4,286 11.7% 3.4% 1.3% 86,815 85.2% 68.1% 51.7%
link to state detail 56199 All other support services 12,656 10.1% 3.2% 1.7% 172,101 74.9% 57.3% 43.7%
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NAICS
code
Industry title
(with link to definition)
Firms by employment size of enterprise Paid employees by employment size of enterprise
Total20 + 100 +500 + Total20 + 100 +500 +
link to state detail 562 Waste management and remediation services 17,406 15.7% 3.1% 0.9% 367,263 80.6% 57.9% 43.4%
link to state detail 5621 Waste collection 7,906 15.7% 2.8% 0.7% 195,111 83.0% 63.7% 52.6%
link to state detail 562111 Solid waste collection 6,720 16.2% 2.7% 0.7% 177,771 83.9% 65.0% 54.5%
link to state detail 562112 Hazardous waste collection 362 24.6% 10.2% 4.1% 10,039 85.8% D D
link to state detail 562119 Other waste collection 842 9.5% 1.9% 0.7% 7,301 58.6% 27.6% 15.3%
link to state detail 5622 Waste treatment and disposal 1,466 20.5% 8.3% 3.3% 50,315 87.9% 75.3% 60.8%
link to state detail 562211 Hazardous waste treatment and disposal 429 30.8% 14.0% 5.6% 22,985 93.1% 80.9% 63.4%
link to state detail 562212 Solid waste landfill 822 16.5% 7.2% 3.3% 20,078 81.6% 68.7% 57.5%
link to state detail 562213 Solid waste combustors and incinerators 56 25.0% 14.3% 10.7% 4,389 94.9% D 89.1%
link to state detail 562219 Other nonhazardous waste treatment and disposal 185 23.2% 8.1% 3.2% 2,863 78.7% 51.7% 19.9%
link to state detail 5629 Remediation and other waste management services 8,168 16.2% 3.6% 1.2% 121,837 73.6% 41.2% 21.4%
link to state detail 56291 Remediation services 3,074 26.4% 6.5% 2.4% 74,088 83.8% 51.3% 26.9%
link to state detail 56292 Materials recovery facilities 937 26.6% 7.9% 3.0% 16,215 76.9% 37.0% 16.4%
link to state detail 56299 All other waste management services 4,181 7.0% 0.9% 0.3% 31,534 48.2% D D
link to state detail 562991 Septic tank and related services 3,218 5.3% 0.7% 0.2% 21,171 43.0% D D
link to state detail 562998 All other miscellaneous waste management services 966 12.6% 1.9% 0.8% 10,363 58.6% 22.4% 14.3%

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