Maryland

Population: 5,976,407
State Rank: 19
Funding By State: 
AgencyFunding (in thousands)State Rank
National Institutes of Health$1,010,9325
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention$104,502 7
National Science Foundation$336,253 5
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality$9,1048
Total$1,4615
Economic Impact: 
IndustryEmploymentAnnual Salary
Pharmaceutical53,066$109,588
Medical Device6,433$69,006
Research, Testing, and Laboratories50,923$95,863
Overall Private Sector2,024,367 51,923
Source: 

Battelle and Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO), Battelle/BIO State Bioscience Jobs, Investments and Innovation, 2014

Investment: Funding Sources: 
Source of R&D Funding InvestmentState Rank
Federal Government$14,575,000,0002
Industry$2,538,000,00021
Universities$380,000,00010
Total$17,493,000,0003
Notes: 

*Note that the total does not include estimates for philanthropic funding. Philanthropic funding, including that by voluntary health organizations, is not available on a state by state basis.

Source: 

National Science Foundation, Science & Engineering Indicators, 2014

Luck shouldn't play a role in why I'm alive.
Laurie MacCaskill, a seven-year pancreatic cancer survivor