NAICS 561320

What is the NAICS code 561320?

The NAICS code 561320 is applied to those industries related to Temporary Help Services.

This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in supplying workers to clients' businesses for limited periods of time to supplement the working force of the client. The individuals provided are employees of the temporary help services establishment. However, these establishments do not provide direct supervision of their employees at the clients' work sites.

Illustrative examples:

  • Help supply services
  • Model supply services
  • Labor (except farm) contractors (i.e., personnel suppliers)
  • Temporary employment or temporary staffing services
  • Manpower pools

Therefore, all companies engaged in any industrial activity related to this type of business are grouped under category 561320 in the North American Industry Classification System.

This industrial activity of NAICS code is structured as follows:

  • 56 - Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
  • 561 - Administrative and Support Services
  • 5613 - Employment Services
  • 56132 - Temporary Help Services
  • 561320 - Temporary Help Services

Characteristics of the North American Industry Classification System code 561320


This code is only used in the North American Industry Classification System (NAICS). It´s to say, it is not used in the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA): United States, Canada, and Mexico.

Related codes

The NAICS industry 561320 has the following cross-references:

  • Listing employment vacancies and in recruiting, referring, or placing applicants for employment are classified in U.S. Industry 561311, Employment Placement Agencies.
  • Providing executive search, recruitment, and placement services are classified in U.S. Industry 561312, Executive Search Services.
  • Providing human resources and human resource management services to client businesses and households are classified in Industry 561330, Professional Employer Organizations.
  • Providing operating staff to perform a combination of services to support operations within a client's facilities are classified in Industry 561210, Facilities Support Services.
  • Representing models, entertainers, athletes, and other public figures as their agent or manager are classified in Industry 711410, Agents and Managers for Artists, Athletes, Entertainers, and Other Public Figures.
  • Supplying farm labor are classified in U.S. Industry 115115, Farm Labor Contractors and Crew Leaders.

Related activities

Below are some of the most common types of activities in the Temporary Help Services industry (NAICS Code 561320):

  • Construction labor supply services
  • Contract staffing services
  • Help supply services
  • Labor (except farm) contractors (i.e., personnel suppliers)
  • Labor (except farm) pools
  • Manpower pools
  • Model supply services
  • Office help supply services
  • Office supply pools
  • Online temporary staffing services, including intermediary platform services
  • Outplacement consulting services
  • Outplacement services
  • Personnel (e.g., industrial, office, health care, legal, construction) suppliers
  • Temporary employment services
  • Temporary help services
  • Temporary staffing services

NAICS 561320

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