NAICS 5 Digit Industry 54184

Industry 54184

NAICS 5  Digit Industry 54184 – Media Representatives

Definition of NAICS 5 Digit Industry 54184: See industry description for NAICS 541840 below.

Industry Description of NAICS Code 541840: This industry comprises establishments of independent representatives primarily engaged in selling media time or space for media owners.

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Illustrative Examples of NAICS Industry 54184

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

  • Newspaper advertising representatives (i.e., independent of media owners)
  • Radio advertising representatives (i.e., independent of media owners)
  • Publishers’ advertising representatives (i.e., independent of media owners)
  • Television advertising representatives (i.e., independent of media owners)

Cross-References for Industry 54184

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 54184. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Purchasing advertising time or space from media outlets and reselling it directly to advertising agencies or individual companies–are classified in Industry NAICS 541830, Media Buying Agencies; and
  • Creating advertising campaigns and placing such advertising in media–are classified in Industry NAICS 541810, Advertising Agencies.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 5-Digit Industry 54184

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 54184. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Advertising media representatives (i.e., independent of media owners)
  • Magazine advertising representatives (i.e., independent of media owners)
  • Media advertising representatives (i.e., independent of media owners)
  • Media representatives (i.e., independent of media owners)
  • Newspaper advertising representatives (i.e., independent of media owners)
  • Publishers’ advertising representatives (i.e., independent of media owners)
  • Radio advertising representatives (i.e., independent of media owners)
  • Television advertising representatives (i.e., independent of media owners)
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 5418: Advertising, Public Relations, and Related Services
        • Industry 54184: Media Representatives (Current Page)
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 541840: Media Representatives

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