Maryland

Population: 6,052,177
State Rank: 19
Funding By State: 
AgencyFunding (in thousands)State Rank
National Institutes of Health$1,966,7454
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention$18,7855
National Science Foundation$79,02920
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality$8,5557
Total$2,073,1144
Notes: 

All data from FY 2017

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

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