Maryland

Population: 6,042,718
State Rank: 19
Funding By State: 
AgencyFunding (in thousands)State Rank
National Institutes of Health$1,903,4104
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention$21,1372
National Science Foundation$344,41620
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality$7,7389
Total$2,276,7015
Notes: 

All data from FY 2018

Source: Federal Reporter and HHS TAGGS

Economic Impact: 
IndustryEmploymentAnnual Salary
Pharmaceutical26,440$136,765
Medical Device6,326$85,001
Research, Testing, and Laboratories51,289$101,170
Overall Private Sector2,141,577$55,751
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 Maryland, see Research!America’s fact sheet here.

Investment: Funding Sources: 
Source of R&D Funding InvestmentState Rank
Federal Government$16,242,000,0002
Industry$2,916,000,00022
Universities$451,000,00013
Other$758,000,00013
Total$20,367,000,0005
Notes: 

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

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

We have health challenges in this country that science will provide answers for if given the chance and we haven't given science that opportunity
Mary Woolley, President and CEO, Research!America