Wisconsin

Population: 5,822,434
State Rank: 20
Funding By State: 
AgencyFunding (in thousands)State Rank
National Institutes of Health$492,98819
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention$5,21716
National Science Foundation$79,72119
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality$2,99418
Total$580,92020
Notes: 

All data from FY 2019

Source: Federal ReporterNSF Research.gov, and HHS TAGGS

 

Economic Impact: 
IndustryEmploymentAnnual Salary
Pharmaceutical15,779$78,426
Medical Device31,612$90,556
Research, Testing, and Laboratories19,453$85,413
Overall Private Sector2,497,558$48,951
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 Wisconsin, see Research!America’s fact sheet here.

Investment: Funding Sources: 
Source of R&D Funding InvestmentState Rank
Federal Government$900,000,00024
Industry$4,824,000,00017
Universities$477,000,00014
Other$763,000,00016
Total$6,964,000,00022
Notes: 

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

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

Funding research gives all of us a better chance of living a healthier life.
Pam Hirata, heart disease survivor