Maryland

Population: 5,994,983
State Rank: 19
Funding By State: 
AgencyFunding (in thousands)State Rank
National Institutes of Health$1,292,7995
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention$236,2143
National Science Foundation$79,97018
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality$7,80510
Total$1,616,7885
Economic Impact: 
IndustryEmploymentAnnual Salary
Pharmaceutical60,550$130,650
Medical Device10,126$79,227
Research, Testing, and Laboratories62,599$94,347
Overall Private Sector2,066,288$53,136
Source: 

Battelle and Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO), Battelle/BIO State Bioscience Jobs, Investments and Innovation, 2016

For more information about research investments in Maryland, see Research!America’s fact sheet here.

Investment: Funding Sources: 
Source of R&D Funding InvestmentState Rank
Federal Government$15,153,000,0002
Industry$1,929,000,00023
Universities$408,000,00012
Other$864,000,00011
Total$18,354,000,0004
Notes: 

*Other: Non-profit, non-federal, other government

Source: 

National Science Foundation, Science & Engineering Indicators, 2016

If concerted, long-term investments in research are not made, America will lose an entire generation of young scientists.
Brenda Canine, PhD; McLaughlin Research Institute, Montana