NAICS Code 561311 Employment Placement Agencies


Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services


This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in listing employment vacancies and in referring or placing applicants for employment. The individuals referred or placed are not employees of the employment agencies.

Cross References

Establishments primarily engaged in
  • Providing executive search, recruitment, and placement services: classified in U.S. Industry 561312, Executive Search Services
  • Supplying their own employees for limited periods of time to supplement the working force of a client's business: classified in Industry 561320, Temporary Help Services
  • Providing human resources and human resource management services to clients: classified in Industry 561330, Professional Employer Organizations
  • Representing models, entertainers, athletes, and other public figures as their agent or manager: classified in Industry 711410, Agents and Managers for Artists, Athletes, Entertainers, and Other PublicFigures.

Illustrative Examples

  • Model registries
  • Employment agencies
  • Casting agencies or bureaus (i.e., motion picture, theatrical, video)
  • Employment registries
  • Babysitting bureaus (i.e., registries)

Industries Included

  • Babysitting bureaus (i.e., registries)
  • Casting agencies (i.e., motion picture, theatrical, video)
  • Casting agencies, motion picture or video
  • Casting agencies, theatrical
  • Casting agency (i.e., motion picture, theatrical, video)
  • Casting bureaus (e.g., motion picture, theatrical, video)
  • Casting bureaus, motion picture or video
  • Casting bureaus, theatrical
  • Chauffeur registries
  • Employment agencies
  • Employment agencies, motion picture or video
  • Employment agencies, radio or television
  • Employment agencies, theatrical
  • Employment placement agencies or services
  • Employment placement agency or services
  • Employment referral agencies or services
  • Employment referral agency or services
  • Employment registries
  • Internet job listing services
  • Internet resume listing services
  • Maid registries
  • Model registries
  • Nurse registries
  • Placement agencies or services, employment
  • Placement agency or services, employment
  • Referral agencies or services, employment
  • Referral agency or services, employment
  • Registries, employment
  • Registries, teacher
  • Ship crew employment agencies
  • Ship crew registries
  • State operated employment job services offices
  • Teacher registries
  • Television employment agencies
  • Theatrical employment agencies

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