NAICS Code 541370

NAICS 541370

NAICS Code 541370 – Surveying and Mapping (except Geophysical) Services

Definition of NAICS Code 541370: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in performing surveying and mapping services of the surface of the earth, including the sea floor. These services may include surveying and mapping of areas above or below the surface of the earth, such as the creation of view easements or segregating rights in parcels of land by creating underground utility easements.

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Illustrative Examples of NAICS 541370

What are some examples of this code? The bulleted items below are illustrative examples of this classification.

  • Cadastral surveying services
  • Mapping (except geophysical) services
  • Cartographic surveying services
  • Topographic surveying services
  • Geodetic surveying services

Cross Reference Guide for Code 541370

What codes are similar to this classification that might be a more applicable code? The cross-reference guide below displays the codes for other similar industries. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Providing geophysical surveying and mapping services–are classified in Industry NAICS 541360, Geophysical Surveying and Mapping Services;
  • Publishing atlases and maps, except for exclusive Internet publishing–are classified in Industry NAICS 511130, Book Publishers; and
  • Publishing atlases and maps exclusively on the Internet–are classified in Industry NAICS 519130, Internet Publishing and Broadcasting and Web Search Portals.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 541370

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

  • Aerial surveying (except geophysical) services
  • Cadastral surveying services
  • Cartographic surveying services
  • Construction surveying services
  • Geodetic surveying services
  • Geographic information system (GIS) base mapping services
  • Geospatial mapping services
  • Hydrographic mapping services
  • Hydrographic surveying services
  • Land surveying services
  • Mapping (except geophysical) services
  • Photogrammetric mapping services
  • Surveying and mapping services (except geophysical)
  • Topographic mapping services
  • Topographic surveying services
Suggested Insurance Conversion Table for NAICS Code 541370

Looking for an insurance classification other than the North American Industry Classification System? If a company falls within the industry defined on this page, then the class codes mentioned below may be applicable. Please note that the bulleted cross-reference guide below is not authoritative. Users should have an insurance professional review to ensure proper insurance classification.

  • NCCI WC (Varies by state): 8720, 8602NAICS 541370
  • CA WC: 7248, 8601
  • DE WC: 951, 955
  • PA WC: 951, 955
  • MI WC: 8602, 8720
  • NJ WC:  8602, 8720
  • NY WC:  8602, 8720
  • WY WC: 541370
  • GL: 97308, 99471
  • SIC: 8713

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The suggested cross reference guide for NAICS code 541370 is based on our research using the resources cited above.

Correlating Code 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, and the most specific is the 6 digit NAICS code (Where you are now). 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 5413: Architectural, Engineering, and Related Services
  • Industry 54137: Surveying and Mapping (except Geophysical) Services
  • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 541370: Surveying and Mapping (except Geophysical) Services
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