Nebraska

Population: 1,920,076
State Rank: 37
Funding By State: 
AgencyFunding (in thousands)State Rank
National Institutes of Health$107,94433
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention$2,24631
National Science Foundation$26,39532
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality$0-
Total$136,58532
Notes: 

All data from FY 2017

Source: Federal Reporter and HHS TAGGS

Economic Impact: 
IndustryEmploymentAnnual Salary
Pharmaceutical17,155$72,841
Medical Device16,663$53,024
Research, Testing, and Laboratories4,451$60,916
Overall Private Sector786,812$40,640
Notes: 

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

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

Investment: Funding Sources: 
Source of R&D Funding InvestmentState Rank
Federal Government$239,000,00040
Industry$562,000,00036
Universities$209,000,00026
Other$67,000,00041
Total$1,077,000,00038
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