Wisconsin

Population: 5,795,483
State Rank: 20
Funding By State: 
AgencyFunding (in thousands)State Rank
National Institutes of Health$425,65118
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention$15,7757
National Science Foundation$80,96719
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality$3,78217
Total$526,17418
Notes: 

All data from FY 2017

Source: Federal Reporter and HHS TAGGS

Economic Impact: 
IndustryEmploymentAnnual Salary
Pharmaceutical22,761$72,002
Medical Device30,698$91,985
Research, Testing, and Laboratories18,836$70,107
Overall Private Sector2,440,927$45,938
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 Wisconsin, see Research!America’s fact sheet here.

Investment: Funding Sources: 
Source of R&D Funding InvestmentState Rank
Federal Government$844,000,00026
Industry$4,092,000,00017
Universities$451,000,00015
Other$704,000,00016
Total$6,091,000,00022
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