Nevada

Population: 2,883,758
State Rank: 35
Funding By State: 
AgencyFunding (in thousands)State Rank
National Institutes of Health$24,98944
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention$25,68736
National Science Foundation$8,15546
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality$0 -
Total$58,83143
Economic Impact: 
IndustryEmploymentAnnual Salary
Pharmaceutical8,485$47,245
Medical Device3,440$55,681
Research, Testing, and Laboratories6,010$66,342
Overall Private Sector1,054,796$43,514
Source: 

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

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

Investment: Funding Sources: 
Source of R&D Funding InvestmentState Rank
Federal Government$184,000,00044
Industry$552,000,00034
Universities$35,000,00045
Other$75,000,00043
Total$845,000,00040
Notes: 

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

Source: 

National Science Foundation, Science & Engineering Indicators, 2016

The capabilities are enormous, a little bit of research can pay off quite a bit in the long run.
Paul D’ Addario, retinitis pigmentosa patient