NAICS Code 541830

NAICS 541830

NAICS Code 541830 – Media Buying Agencies

Definition of NAICS Code 541830: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in purchasing advertising time or space from media outlets and reselling it to advertising agencies or individual companies directly.

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Cross Reference Guide for Code 541830

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.

  • Selling time and space to advertisers for media owners as independent representatives–are classified in Industry NAICS 541840, Media Representatives; and
  • Creating advertising campaigns and placing such advertising in media–are classified in Industry NAICS 541810, Advertising Agencies.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 541830

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.

  • Media buying agencies
  • Media buying services

Suggested Insurance Conversion Table for NAICS Code 541830

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 541830
  • CA WC: 8742
  • DE WC: 951
  • PA WC: 951
  • MI WC: 8742
  • NJ WC: 8742
  • NY WC: 8742
  • WY WC: 541830
  • GL: 47367
  • SIC: 7319

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The suggested cross reference guide for NAICS code 541830 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 5418: Advertising, Public Relations, and Related Services
  • Industry 54183: Media Buying Agencies
  • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 541830: Media Buying Agencies
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NAICS Code 541830