Wisconsin

Population: 5,767,891
State Rank: 20
Funding By State: 
AgencyFunding (in thousands)State Rank
National Institutes of Health$403,40918
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention$47,96121
National Science Foundation$61,29121
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality$5,22815
Total$517,88919
Economic Impact: 
IndustryEmploymentAnnual Salary
Pharmaceutical43,424$72,987
Medical Device48,101$90,343
Research, Testing, and Laboratories17,747$65,350
Overall Private Sector2,356,655$43,725
Source: 

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

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

Investment: Funding Sources: 
Source of R&D Funding InvestmentState Rank
Federal Government$882,000,00026
Industry$3,654,000,00017
Universities$386,000,00013
Other$777,000,00013
Total$5,698,000,00024
Notes: 

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

Source: 

National Science Foundation, Science & Engineering Indicators, 2016

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The Honorable John E. Porter