Pennsylvania

Population: 12,807,060
State Rank: 5
Funding By State: 
AgencyFunding (in thousands)State Rank
National Institutes of Health$1,813,0705
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention$14,0117
National Science Foundation$55,0125
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality$8,3397
Total$1,890,4324
Notes: 

All data from FY 2018

Source: Federal Reporter and HHS TAGGS

Economic Impact: 
IndustryEmploymentAnnual Salary
Pharmaceutical108,743$124,469
Medical Device45,368$69,337
Research, Testing, and Laboratories74,811$112,310
Overall Private Sector5,062,373$52,106
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 Pennsylvania, see Research!America’s fact sheet here.

Investment: Funding Sources: 
Source of R&D Funding InvestmentState Rank
Federal Government$3,464,000,0009
Industry$9,219,000,0009
Universities$603,000,0008
Other$1,446,000,0008
Total$14,732,000,00010
Notes: 

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

Source: National Science Foundation, Science & Engineering Indicators, 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