The Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services sector comprises establishments that specialize in performing professional, scientific, and technical activities for others. These activities require a high degree of expertise and training. The establishments in this sector specialize according to expertise and provide these services to clients in a variety of industries and, in some cases, to households. Activities performed include: legal advice and representation; accounting, bookkeeping, and payroll services; architectural, engineering, and specialized design services; computer services; consulting services; research services; advertising services; photographic services; translation and interpretation services; veterinary services; and other professional, scientific, and technical services.

Includes:

Legal Services

Accounting, Tax Preparation, Bookkeeping, and Payroll 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

Other Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

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Manufacturing | Healthcare and Social Assistance | Finance and Insurance | Professional, Scientific and Technical Services | Transportation, Warehousing and Logistics.