Florida

Population: 20,984,400
State Rank: 3
Funding By State: 
AgencyFunding (in thousands)State Rank
National Institutes of Health$654,11512
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention$15,6409
National Science Foundation$114,94512
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality$1,18027
Total$785,88012
Notes: 

All data from FY 2017

Source: Federal Reporter and HHS TAGGS

Economic Impact: 
IndustryEmploymentAnnual Salary
Pharmaceutical41,053$74,403
Medical Device52,281$66,143
Research, Testing, and Laboratories58,862$75,096
Overall Private Sector7,258,704$46,332
Notes: 

Source: Battelle and Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO), The Value of Bioscience Innovation in Growing Jobs and Improving Quality of Life 2018

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

Investment: Funding Sources: 
Source of R&D Funding InvestmentState Rank
Federal Government$3,699,000,0008
Industry$3,910,000,00019
Universities$818,000,0005
Other$945,000,00012
Total$9,372,000,00015
Notes: 

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

Source: National Science Foundation, Science & Engineering Indicators, 2018

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