NAICS Code 561311

NAICS 561311

NAICS Code 561311 – Employment Placement Agencies

Definition of NAICS Code 561311: This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in listing employment vacancies and in referring or placing applicants for employment. The individuals referred or placed are not employees of the employment agencies.

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Illustrative Examples of NAICS 561311

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

  • Babysitting bureaus (i.e., registries)
  • Employment registries
  • Casting agencies or bureaus (i.e., motion picture, theatrical, video)
  • Model registries
  • Employment agencies

Cross Reference Guide for Code 561311

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 executive search, recruitment, and placement services–are classified in U.S. Industry NAICS 561312, Executive Search Services;
  • Supplying their own employees for limited periods of time to supplement the working force of a client’s business–are classified in Industry NAICS 561320, Temporary Help Services;
  • Providing human resources and human resource management services to clients–are classified in Industry NAICS 561330, Professional Employer Organizations; and
  • Representing models, entertainers, athletes, and other public figures as their agent or manager–are classified in Industry NAICS 711410, Agents and Managers for Artists, Athletes, Entertainers, and Other Public Figures.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 561311

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.

  • Babysitting bureaus (i.e., registries)
  • Casting agencies (i.e., motion picture, theatrical, video)
  • Casting agencies, motion picture or video
  • Casting agencies, theatrical
  • Casting bureaus (e.g., motion picture, theatrical, video)
  • Casting bureaus, motion picture or video
  • Casting bureaus, theatrical
  • Chauffeur registries
  • Employment agencies
  • Employment agencies, motion picture or video
  • Employment agencies, radio or television
  • Employment agencies, theatrical
  • Employment placement agencies or services
  • Employment referral agencies or services
  • Employment registries
  • Maid registries
  • Model registries
  • Nurse registries
  • Placement agencies or services, employment
  • Referral agencies or services, employment
  • Registries, employment
  • Registries, teacher
  • Ship crew employment agencies
  • Ship crew registries
  • State operated employment job services offices
  • Teacher registries
  • Television employment agencies
  • Theatrical employment agencies
Suggested Insurance Conversion Table for NAICS Code 561311

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): 8810NAICS 561311
  • CA WC: 8810
  • DE WC: 953
  • PA WC: 953
  • MI WC: 8810
  • NJ WC: 8810
  • NY WC: 8810
  • WY WC: 561311
  • GL: 43200
  • SIC: 7363

Resources: Praxiom, AceGroupTDICalifornia Division of Workers Compensation, Delaware Workers Compensation Manual, Pennsylvania Workers Compensation Manual, Michigan Workers’ Compensation Placement Facility: Classification Definitions, New Jersey Workers Compensation and Employers Liability Insurance Manual, New York Workers Compensation and Employers Liability, North American Industry Classification System, Florida Underwriting Guide: Commercial General Liability Classifications,  Standard Industrial Classifications.

The suggested cross reference guide for NAICS code 561311 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 56: Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
  • Subsector 561: Administrative and Support Services
  • Industry Group 5613: Employment Services
  • Industry 56131: Employment Placement Agencies and Executive Search Services
  • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 561311: Employment Placement Agencies
  • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 561312: Executive Search Services
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