New Jersey

Population: 8,882,190
State Rank: 11
Funding By State: 
AgencyFunding (in thousands)State Rank
National Institutes of Health$327,04123
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention$1,69129
National Science Foundation$101,10317
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality$43831
Total$430,27424
Notes: 

All data from FY 2019

Source: Federal ReporterNSF Research.gov, and HHS TAGGS

 

Economic Impact: 
IndustryEmploymentAnnual Salary
Pharmaceutical112,851$142,809
Medical Device39,731$141,531
Research, Testing, and Laboratories96,014$158,305
Overall Private Sector3,473,046$65,330
Notes: 

Source: TEConomy and Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO), The Bioscience Economy: Propelling Life-Saving Treatments, Supporting State & Local Communities 2020

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

Investment: Funding Sources: 
Source of R&D Funding InvestmentState Rank
Federal Government$1,900,000,00018
Industry$13,293,000,0007
Universities$343,000,00018
Other$2,945,000,0004
Total$18,481,000,0008
Notes: 

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

Source: National Science Foundation, National Patterns of R&D Resources, 2018

You can change the image of things to come. But you can’t do it sitting on your hands … The science community should reach out to Congress and build bridges.
The Honorable John E. Porter