Advertising, Public Relations and Related Services and Other Professional, Scientific and Technical Services (NAICS 5418, 5419)


This sector comprises establishments primarily engaged in creating mass-media advertising or public relation campaigns; placing advertising in media for advertisers or advertising agencies; selling media time or space to advertisers or advertising agencies for media owners; creating and implementing indoor or outdoor display advertising campaigns; creating and implementing direct mail advertising campaigns; delivering (except by mail) advertising materials or samples; creating and implementing specialty advertising campaigns; providing related services, such as sign painting and lettering, welcoming services, and window trimming services. Establishments not classified to any other sector that are primarily engaged in providing professional, scientific and technical services are included in this sector. Examples of such establishments are marketing research and public opinion polling houses, photographic studios, translators and interpreters, and veterinary practices.

Sectors included (NAICS)

  • Advertising, public relations, and related services (NAICS 5418)
  • Other professional, scientific and technical services (NAICS 5419)

Workforce sectoral committees