NAICS Code Lookup

Wired Telecommunications Carriers

Description

This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in operating and/or providing access to transmission facilities and infrastructure that they own and/or lease for the transmission of voice, data, text, sound, and video using wired telecommunications networks. Transmission facilities may be based on a single technology or a combination of technologies. Establishments in this industry use the wired telecommunications network facilities that they operate to provide a variety of services, such as wired telephony services, including VoIP services; wired (cable) audio and video programming distribution; and wired broadband Internet services. By exception, establishments providing satellite television distribution services using facilities and infrastructure that they operate are included in this industry.

NAICS 517110 Cross Reference
General Liability (GL)
99600 Telecommunications Service Providers
99614 Telegraph Companies
SIC
4813 Telephone Communication, Except Radio
4822 Telegraph and Other Communications
NCCI Class Code
8901 Telecommunications Co.: Office or Exchange Employees & Clerical
7600 Telecommunications Co.--Cable TV, or Satellite--All Other Employees & Drivers
CA Class Code
7600 Telecommunications Companies
DE Class Code
0757 Telecommunications Company
MI Class Code
8901 TELEPHONE, OR CABLE TELEVISION COMPANY: OFFICE OR EXCHANGE EMPLOYEES
7600 CABLE TV INSTALLATION
NJ Class Code
8901 TELEPHONE OR TELEGRAPH CO – OFFICE or Exchange EMPLOYEES & Clerical
7600 TELEPHONE OR TELEGRAPH CO & Drivers
NY Class Code
8901 TELEPHONE OR TELEGRAPH CO-OFFICE OR EXCHANGE EMPLOYEES & CLERICAL
7600 TELEPHONE OR TELEGRAPH CO.-ALL OTHER EMPLOYEES- & DRIVERS
PA Class Code
0757 Telecommunications Company
TX Class Code
8901 Telephone or Telegraph Co.--Office or Exchange Employees & Clerical
7600 Cable--Computer or Telephone Installation in Buildings & Drivers

Examples

  • Broadband Internet service providers, wired (e.g. cable, DSL)
  • Local telephone carriers, wired
  • Cable television distribution services
  • Long-distance telephone carriers, wired
  • Closed circuit television (CCTV) services
  • VoIP service providers, using own operated wired telecommunications infrastructure
  • Direct-to-home satellite system (DTH) services
  • Telecommunications carriers, wired
  • Satellite television distribution systems
  • Multichannel multipoint distribution services (MMDS)

Alternate NAICS Descriptions

  • Cable program distribution operators
  • Cable television distribution services
  • Cable TV providers (except networks)
  • Closed circuit television (CCTV) services
  • Direct broadcast satellite (DBS) services
  • Direct-to-home satellite system (DTH) services
  • Internet service providers, using own operated wired telecommunications infrastructure (e.g., cable, DSL)
  • Local telephone carriers, wired
  • Long-distance telephone carriers, wired
  • Multichannel multipoint distribution services (MMDS)
  • Music program distribution, cable or satellite
  • On-line access service providers, using own operated wired telecommunications infrastructure
  • Satellite master antenna television service (SMATV)
  • Satellite television distribution systems
  • Telecommunications carriers, wired
  • Television operations, closed circuit
  • VoIP service providers, using own operated wired telecommunications infrastructure

Related NAICS Codes

  • Producing and distributing a channel of television programming for cable or satellite television systems--are classified in Industry 515210, Cable and Other Subscription Programming;
  • Operating coin-operated pay telephones--are classified in Industry 812990, All Other Personal Services;
  • Operating and maintaining wireless telecommunications networks--are classified in Industry 517210, Wireless Telecommunications Carriers (except Satellite);
  • Producing and distributing radio programs for cable or satellite radio systems--are classified in U.S. Industry 515111, Radio Networks;
  • Reselling telecommunications services (except satellite telecommunications), without operating a network--are classified in U.S. Industry 517911, Telecommunications Resellers;
  • Publishing telephone directories--are classified in Industry 511140, Directory and Mailing List Publishers;
  • Reselling satellite telecommunications services--are classified in Industry 517410, Satellite Telecommunications;
  • Providing Internet access services via client-supplied telecommunications connections (e.g. dial up ISP's)--are classified in U.S. Industry 517919, All Other Telecommunications;
  • Providing voice over Internet protocol (VoIP) services via client-supplied telecommunications connections--are classified in U.S. Industry 517919, All Other Telecommunications; and
  • Providing limited Internet connectivity at locations known as Internet cafes, in combination with other services such as facsimile services, training, rental of on-site personal computers, games rooms, or food services--are classified in U.S. Industry 561439, Other Business Service Centers (including Copy Shops) or Subsector 722, Food Services and Drinking Places, depending on the primary activity.