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Accounting, Tax Preparation, Bookkeeping, and Payroll Services (NAICS 5412)

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2012 Receipts Revenue per capita ($)

Receipts Revenue per capita ($)
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Source: 2012 Economic Census
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Key Industry Statistics: United States


1997 2002 2007 2012 07-12
% Chg
Number of establishments 97,512 112,240 123,366 127,855 3.6%
Receipts/Revenue
($ Millions)
61,117 84,072 114,109 130,261 14.2%
Annual payroll ($ Millions) 26,104 41,272 52,523 61,429 17.0%
Total employment 966,533 1,317,281 1,375,685 1,443,462 4.9%
Receipts/Revenue per establishment ($1,000) 627 749 925 1,019 10.1%
Receipts/Revenue per employee ($1,000) 63 64 83 90 8.8%
Receipts/Revenue per $ of payroll ($) 2.34 2.04 2.17 2.12 -2.4%
Payroll per employee ($) 27,008 31,331 38,179 42,557 11.5%
Employees per establishment 9.91 11.74 11.15 11.29 1.2%
Receipts/Revenue per capita ($) 224 292 379 415 9.5%
Population per establishment 2,796 2,563 2,442 2,455 .6%





Accounting, Tax Preparation, Bookkeeping, and Payroll Services (NAICS 5412)

Employer establishments in United States: 2010-2015
Source: 2010-2015 County Business Patterns. (See survey methodology for details about these data.)







Employment size and legal form of organization for establishments in United States with paid employees: 2015
Source: 2015 County Business Patterns. (See survey methodology for details about these data.)






Nonemployer establishments in United States (establishments without paid employees): 2010 - 2015
Source: 2010-2015 Nonemployer Statistics. (See survey methodology for details about these data.)






Source: Economic Census, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, and Population Estimates.
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All dollar figures are in current dollars for the period shown, and do not reflect changes in prices. For information on how these data are derived, see the Methodology text for each program.
For more statistics about this industry from other Census Bureau programs, see the Industry Statistics Portal.


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Source: U.S. Census Bureau | Economic Census | Last Revised: April 23, 2015