Vermont

Population: 623,657
State Rank: 49
Funding By State: 
AgencyFunding (in thousands)State Rank
National Institutes of Health$49,29741
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention$15847
National Science Foundation$10,55146
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality$5037
Total$60,05643
Notes: 

All data from FY 2017

Source: Federal Reporter and HHS TAGGS

Economic Impact: 
IndustryEmploymentAnnual Salary
Pharmaceutical6,080$77,005
Medical Device3,280$66,769
Research, Testing, and Laboratories583$72,780
Overall Private Sector251,444$42,155
Notes: 

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

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

Investment: Funding Sources: 
Source of R&D Funding InvestmentState Rank
Federal Government$111,000,00047
Industry$206,000,00043
Universities$23,000,00048
Other$31,000,00049
Total$371,000,00047
Notes: 

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

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

The capabilities are enormous, a little bit of research can pay off quite a bit in the long run.
Paul D’ Addario, retinitis pigmentosa patient