Industry Sector

Transportation & Public Utilities

Total Companies


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Establishments primarily engaged in the dissemination of visual and textual television programs, on a subscription or fee basis. Included in this industry are establishments which are primarily engaged in cablecasting and which also produce taped program materials.


SIC Code 4841 - Cable and other Pay Television Services is a final level code of the “Transportation & Public Utilities” Division. There are 15,071 companies classified in this industry in the USA with an estimated employment of 151,089 people.

Industry Examples

Common types of examples within SIC Code 4841 - Cable and other Pay Television Services are:

  • Cable television services
  • Closed circuit television services
  • Direct broadcast satellite (DBS) services
  • Multipoint distribution systems (MDS) services
  • Satellite master antenna systems (SMATV) services
  • Subscription television services


For some business types, there may be a similar industry to SIC Code 4841 - Cable and other Pay Television Services that is a better classification match. Separate establishments primarily engaged in producing taped television or motion picture program materials are classified in Services, SIC Code - 7812.

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Extended SIC Code Categories for SIC 4841

For business marketing and targeting, SIC Codes have been extended to provide more specific classifications within SIC Code 4841 – Cable and other Pay Television Services. Extended SIC Codes are being continuously updated to reflect the current business environment.

6-digit SIC

  • 484101 Television-Cable & Catv
  • 484102 Antennas-Television Community Systems
  • 484103 Satellite Comms Services-Common Carrier
  • 484104 Television-Cable & Catv-Equip & Suppliess
  • 484105 Television Syst-Closed Circuit Tlcstng
  • 484107 Satellite Descrambling/programming Services
  • 484109 Captioning Services-Television

7-digit SIC

  • 4841001 Cable & Other Pay Television Services
  • 4841002 Television-Cable & Cat
  • 4841003 Satellite Communications Services
  • 4841004 Direct Broadcast Satellite Services
  • 4841005 Subscription Television Services
  • 4841006 Television Systems-Closed Circuit
  • 4841007 Antennas-Television Community Systems
  • 4841008 Multipoint Distribution Systems Services
  • 4841009 Television-Cable & Cat-Equipment & Supplies
  • 4841010 Satellite Descrambling/programming Services
  • 4841011 Captioning Services -Television

8-digit SIC

  • 48410000 Cable And Other Pay Television Services
  • 48419901 Cable Television Services
  • 48419902 Closed Circuit Television Services
  • 48419903 Direct Broadcast Satellite Services (dbs)
  • 48419904 Multipoint Distribution Systems Services (mds)
  • 48419905 Satellite Master Antenna Systems Services (smatv)
  • 48419906 Subscription Television Services