Vermont

Population: 626,088
State Rank: 49
Funding By State: 
AgencyFunding (in thousands)State Rank
National Institutes of Health$49,24738
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention$17,06745
National Science Foundation$5,01150
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality$0 -
Total$71,32541
Economic Impact: 
IndustryEmploymentAnnual Salary
Pharmaceutical6,080$77,005
Medical Device3,280$66,769
Research, Testing, and Laboratories583$72,780
Overall Private Sector251,444$42,155
Source: 

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

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

Investment: Funding Sources: 
Source of R&D Funding InvestmentState Rank
Federal Government$108,000,00048
Industry$425,000,00036
Universities$22,000,00049
Other$36,000,00048
Total$592,000,00044
Notes: 

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

Source: 

National Science Foundation, Science & Engineering Indicators, 2016

Funding research gives all of us a better chance of living a healthier life.
Pam Hirata, heart disease survivor