NAICS 5 Digit Industry 54143

Industry 54143

NAICS 5  Digit Industry 54143 – Graphic Design Services

Definition of NAICS 5 Digit Industry 54143: See industry description for NAICS 541430 below.

Industry Description of NAICS Code 541430: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in planning, designing, and managing the production of visual communication in order to convey specific messages or concepts, clarify complex information, or project visual identities. These services can include the design of printed materials, packaging, advertising, signage systems, and corporate identification (logos). This industry also includes commercial artists engaged exclusively in generating drawings and illustrations requiring technical accuracy or interpretative skills.

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Illustrative Examples of NAICS Industry 54143

What are some examples of this industry classification? The bulleted items below are illustrative examples of this 5-digit NAICS industry.

  • Commercial art studios
  • Independent commercial or graphic artists
  • Corporate identification (i.e., logo) design services
  • Medical art or illustration services
  • Graphic design consulting services

Cross-References for Industry 54143

What codes are similar to this industry that might be more applicable? The cross-reference guide below displays the codes that are similar to industry 54143. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Establishments primarily engaged in creating and/or placing public display advertising material are classified in Industry NAICS 541850, Outdoor Advertising; and
  • Independent artists primarily engaged in creating and selling visual artwork for noncommercial use and independent cartoonists are classified in Industry NAICS 711510, Independent Artists, Writers, and Performers.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 5-Digit Industry 54143

The North American Industry Classification System contains multiple index entries that are each descriptive of the same code. The bulleted list below shows all applicable index entries (Current and former) that are associated with industry 54143. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Art services, commercial
  • Art services, graphic
  • Art studios, commercial
  • Artists, independent commercial
  • Artists, independent graphic
  • Artists, independent medical
  • Commercial art services
  • Commercial artists, independent
  • Commercial illustration services
  • Commercial illustrators, independent
  • Communication design services, visual
  • Corporate identification (i.e., logo) design services
  • Graphic art and related design services
  • Graphic artists, independent
  • Graphic design services
  • Illustrators, independent commercial
  • Medical art services
  • Medical artists, independent
  • Medical illustration services
  • Medical illustrators, independent
  • Silk screen design services
  • Studios, commercial art
Industry Breakdown for North American Industry Classification System

NAICS codes are broken down by digit. The broadest description starts with the 2 digit sector codes. The 3 digit subsector codes are more specific, then the 4 digit industry group, 5 digit industry (Where you are now), and the most specific is the 6 digit NAICS code. If the code on this page does not describe the industry of the business in question, then select the largest applicable code below. From there, follow through the progression of smaller digits to the larger digits in order to obtain the most specific 6 digit classification.

  • Sector 54: Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
    • Subsector 541: Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
      • Industry Group 5414: Specialized Design Services
        • Industry 54143: Graphic Design Services (Current Page)
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 541430: Graphic Design Services

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