U.S. Department of Commerce

Statistics of U.S. Businesses: 2008:
NAICS 562 - Waste management and remediation services
United States


 
U.S. - Waste management and 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)
All firms 17,406 21,713 367,263 16,901,751
Firms with 1 to 4 employees (or with no employees as of Mar 12) 8,779 8,782 16,153 596,759
Firms with 5 to 9 employees 3,488 3,509 23,108 796,070
Firms with 10 to 19 employees 2,401 2,440 32,081 1,232,374
Firms with 20 to 99 employees 2,202 2,520 83,457 3,607,128
Firms with 100 to 499 employees 380 968 53,145 2,504,173
Firms with 500 employees or more 156 3,494 159,319 8,165,247
Firms with 500 to 749 employees 29 121 8,599 447,726
Firms with 750 to 999 employees 13 74 3,775 183,563
Firms with 1,000 to 1,499 employees 20 113 5,815 260,022
Firms with 1,500 to 1,999 employees 10 87 5,272 257,321
Firms with 2,000 to 2,499 employees 7 122 6,158 306,042
Firms with 2,500 to 4,999 employees 25 609 17,616 955,329
Firms with 5,000 employees or more 52 2,368 112,084 5,755,244

 
 
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 and 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 17,406 15.7% 3.1% 0.9% 367,263 80.6% 57.9% 43.4%
Alabama 261 26.1% 12.3% 8.4% 5,059 81.9% 59.1% 48.9%
Alaska 117 17.9% 10.3% 7.7% 1,195 69.0% D D
Arizona 260 21.2% 10.4% 5.4% 5,108 77.9% 60.4% 37.4%
Arkansas 143 21.7% 10.5% 7.0% 2,583 80.1% D 51.3%
California 1,358 25.8% 7.9% 3.1% 46,066 87.8% 66.5% 47.0%
Colorado 427 19.0% 7.7% 4.7% 6,917 75.1% D D
Connecticut 368 21.2% 7.3% 3.5% 6,285 78.7% D D
Delaware 73 28.8% 11.0% 4.1% 1,149 76.8% D 35.2%
District of Columbia 22 36.4% 13.6% 9.1% 258 73.3% D D
Florida 777 16.2% 6.8% 3.6% 20,829 86.6% 75.1% 63.9%
Georgia 537 19.4% 8.4% 4.3% 9,491 79.3% 59.4% 49.4%
Hawaii 88 34.1% 12.5% 8.0% 1,719 80.6% 38.0% 16.9%
Idaho 125 18.4% 8.8% 4.0% 1,775 74.4% 56.1% 22.3%
Illinois 672 19.5% 6.5% 3.4% 15,167 84.0% 62.8% 47.6%
Indiana 342 22.5% 7.9% 4.4% 7,773 83.2% 59.3% 44.0%
Iowa 316 16.5% 4.7% 2.8% 3,410 65.4% 30.8% 21.3%
Kansas 214 17.3% 7.0% 5.6% 3,698 80.4% D D
Kentucky 231 19.5% 8.2% 6.5% 4,893 78.9% 61.6% 49.6%
Louisiana 305 33.8% 10.8% 5.2% 9,064 88.1% 54.7% 38.6%
Maine 198 12.1% 5.1% 3.0% 1,939 61.7% D D
Maryland 403 28.3% 6.9% 3.0% 7,979 80.5% 41.2% 26.4%
Massachusetts 520 17.3% 7.5% 3.7% 9,374 76.6% 57.6% 37.6%
Michigan 572 18.5% 5.4% 3.5% 10,436 78.8% 52.9% 45.6%
Minnesota 498 12.2% 4.0% 2.2% 6,486 70.7% 44.8% 31.5%
Mississippi 132 20.5% 9.1% 7.6% 2,144 77.4% D 48.6%
Missouri 379 17.4% 7.1% 4.7% 6,040 74.4% 51.6% 42.7%
Montana 117 9.4% 6.8% 5.1% 817 50.1% D 35.9%
Nebraska 183 17.5% 8.2% 3.8% 2,104 68.9% D D
Nevada 111 33.3% 16.2% 9.0% 3,328 87.0% D 58.0%
New Hampshire 150 12.0% 4.7% 3.3% 1,752 65.3% D D
New Jersey 671 22.8% 6.6% 2.7% 13,559 80.7% 51.9% 34.5%
New Mexico 155 22.6% 10.3% 7.1% 3,159 81.6% 59.7% 42.6%
New York 1,264 16.9% 4.4% 1.7% 21,772 75.9% 46.2% 27.6%
North Carolina 531 13.9% 5.5% 3.8% 7,802 75.0% 56.5% 49.3%
North Dakota 79 8.9% 6.3% 5.1% 549 51.5% D D
Ohio 698 19.5% 6.4% 2.7% 13,764 78.1% 55.0% 40.6%
Oklahoma 237 23.6% 9.3% 6.8% 3,879 80.4% D 41.1%
Oregon 297 22.6% 6.7% 3.7% 5,461 77.8% 47.2% 37.9%
Pennsylvania 873 18.4% 5.8% 2.4% 17,370 78.2% 56.7% 41.7%
Rhode Island 105 16.2% 8.6% 6.7% 1,278 69.8% D D
South Carolina 273 20.1% 7.3% 4.4% 4,341 73.7% D 41.1%
South Dakota 110 9.1% 3.6% 2.7% 780 52.4% D D
Tennessee 307 24.4% 11.1% 6.2% 8,022 86.3% D 54.1%
Texas 1,052 22.0% 8.4% 3.4% 27,397 85.8% 66.7% 45.5%
Utah 157 20.4% 12.1% 8.3% 2,865 79.3% 64.9% 52.6%
Vermont 80 16.3% 7.5% 5.0% 774 56.6% D D
Virginia 455 18.5% 7.5% 4.0% 8,164 76.1% 55.5% 33.5%
Washington 387 19.4% 7.8% 5.4% 11,948 88.2% 76.0% 72.4%
West Virginia 164 20.1% 4.9% 4.9% 2,453 68.0% 26.5% 26.5%
Wisconsin 439 13.4% 3.6% 3.0% 6,511 74.3% D D
Wyoming 86 17.4% 8.1% 7.0% 577 52.0% D D

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