Utah

Population: 3,101,833
State Rank: 31
Funding By State: 
AgencyFunding (in thousands)State Rank
National Institutes of Health$198,16325
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention$3,81122
National Science Foundation$45,22924
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality$1,27225
Total$248,47526
Notes: 

All data from FY 2017

Source: Federal Reporter and HHS TAGGS

Economic Impact: 
IndustryEmploymentAnnual Salary
Pharmaceutical69,593$58,447
Medical Device50,328$58,130
Research, Testing, and Laboratories19,950$69,326
Overall Private Sector1,075,917$42,994
Notes: 

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

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

Investment: Funding Sources: 
Source of R&D Funding InvestmentState Rank
Federal Government$1,008,000,00024
Industry$2,764,000,00024
Universities$150,000,00031
Other$229,000,00028
Total$4,151,000,00027
Notes: 

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

Source: National Science Foundation, Science & Engineering Indicators, 2018

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