Pennsylvania

Population: 12,801,989
State Rank: 5
Funding By State: 
AgencyFunding (in thousands)State Rank
National Institutes of Health$1,944,0235
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention$12,5447
National Science Foundation$245,2135
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality$6,8318
Total$2,208,6124
Notes: 

All data from FY 2019

Source: Federal ReporterNSF Research.gov, and HHS TAGGS

 

Economic Impact: 
IndustryEmploymentAnnual Salary
Pharmaceutical92,084$129,402
Medical Device45,791$72,891
Research, Testing, and Laboratories86,078$125,131
Overall Private Sector5,193,470$55,292
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 Pennsylvania, see Research!America’s fact sheet here.

Investment: Funding Sources: 
Source of R&D Funding InvestmentState Rank
Federal Government$3,352,000,00011
Industry$9,837,000,0009
Universities$1,106,000,0004
Other$1,582,000,0009
Total$15,877,000,00010
Notes: 

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

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

If concerted, long-term investments in research are not made, America will lose an entire generation of young scientists.
Brenda Canine, PhD; McLaughlin Research Institute, Montana