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
Pharmaceutical43,424$72,987
Medical Device48,101$90,343
Research, Testing, and Laboratories17,747$65,350
Overall Private Sector2,356,655$43,725
Notes: 

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

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

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The Honorable John E. Porter