NAICS Code 541690

NAICS 541690

NAICS Code 541690 – Other Scientific and Technical Consulting Services

Definition of NAICS Code 541690: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in providing advice and assistance to businesses and other organizations on scientific and technical issues (except environmental).

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Illustrative Examples of NAICS 541690

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

  • Agricultural consulting services
  • Motion picture consulting services
  • Biological consulting services
  • Physics consulting services
  • Chemical consulting services
  • Radio consulting services
  • Economic consulting services
  • Safety consulting services
  • Energy consulting services
  • Security consulting services

Cross Reference Guide for Code 541690

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.

  • Establishments primarily engaged in environmental consulting are classified in Industry NAICS 541620, Environmental Consulting Services.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 541690

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.

  • Agricultural consulting services
  • Agrology consulting services
  • Agronomy consulting services
  • Biological consulting services
  • Chemical consulting services
  • Dairy herd consulting services
  • Economic consulting services
  • Energy consulting services
  • Entomology consulting services
  • Geochemical consulting services
  • Horticultural consulting services
  • Hydrology consulting services
  • Livestock breeding consulting services
  • Motion picture consulting services
  • Nuclear energy consulting services
  • Physics consulting services
  • Radio consulting services
  • Safety consulting services
  • Security consulting services
Suggested Insurance Conversion Table for NAICS Code 541690

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): 8742NAICS 541690
  • CA WC: 8742
  • DE WC: 951
  • PA WC: 951
  • MI WC: 8742
  • NJ WC: 8742
  • NY WC: 8742
  • WY WC: 541690
  • GL: 41677
  • SIC: 8732

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The suggested cross reference guide for NAICS code 541690 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 5416: Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services
  • Industry 54169: Other Scientific and Technical Consulting Services
  • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 541690: Other Scientific and Technical Consulting Services
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