NAICS Code 541990 All Other Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

Industry

Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

Description

This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in the provision of professional, scientific, or technical services (except legal services; accounting, tax preparation, bookkeeping, and related services; architectural, engineering, and related services; specialized design services; computer systems design and related services; management, scientific, and technical consulting services; scientific research and development services; advertising, public relations and related services; market research and public opinion polling; photographic services; translation and interpretation services; and veterinary services).

Cross References

Establishments primarily engaged in
  • Providing legal services: classified in Industry Group 5411, Legal Services
  • Providing accounting, tax preparation, bookkeeping, and payroll services: classified in Industry Group 5412, Accounting, Tax Preparation, Bookkeeping, and Payroll Services
  • Providing architectural, engineering, and related services: classified in Industry Group 5413, Architectural, Engineering, and Related Services
  • Providing specialized design services: classified in Industry Group 5414, Specialized Design Services
  • Providing computer systems design and related services: classified in Industry Group 5415, Computer Systems Design and Related Services
  • Providing management, scientific, and technical consulting services: classified in Industry Group 5416, Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services
  • Providing scientific research and development services: classified in Industry Group 5417, Scientific Research and Development Services
  • Providing advertising and related services: classified in Industry Group 5418, Advertising, Public Relations, and Related Services
  • Providing marketing research and public opinion polling: classified in Industry 541910, Marketing Research and Public Opinion Polling
  • Providing photographic services: classified in Industry 54192, Photographic Services
  • Providing translation and interpretation services: classified in Industry 541930, Translation and Interpretation Services
  • Providing veterinary services: classified in Industry 541940, Veterinary Services
  • Providing real estate appraisal services: classified in Industry 531320, Offices of Real Estate Appraisers.

Illustrative Examples

  • Pipeline or power line inspection (i.e., visual) services
  • Arbitration and conciliation services (except by lawyer, attorney, or paralegal offices)
  • Weather forecasting services
  • Handwriting analysis services
  • Appraisal (except real estate) services
  • Commodity inspector services
  • Marine surveyor (i.e., appraiser) services
  • Patent broker services (i.e., patent marketing services)
  • Consumer credit counseling services

Industries Included

  • Appraisal (except real estate) services
  • Arbitration and conciliation services (except by attorney, paralegal)
  • Business brokers (except real estate brokers)
  • Commodity inspection services
  • Construction estimation services
  • Consumer credit counseling services
  • Credit repair (i.e., counseling) services, consumer
  • Electronic communication content verification services
  • Estate assessment (i.e., appraisal) services
  • Fire extinguisher testing and/or inspection, without sales, service, or installation
  • Handwriting analysis services
  • Handwriting expert services
  • Marine forecasting services
  • Marine surveyor (i.e., ship appraiser) services
  • Mediation product services (except by lawyer, attorney, paralegal offices, family and social services)
  • Meteorological services
  • Patent broker services (i.e., patent marketing services)
  • Patrolling (i.e., visual inspection) of electric transmission or gas lines
  • Pipeline inspection (i.e., visual) services
  • Power line inspection (i.e., visual) services
  • Quantity surveyor services
  • Waterless fire suppression system testing and/or inspection, without sales, service, or installation
  • Weather forecasting services

Industry Leaders