Wyoming

Population: 579,315
State Rank: 50
Funding By State: 
AgencyFunding (in thousands)State Rank
National Institutes of Health$12,42750
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention$12250
National Science Foundation$7,75750
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality$0 -
Total$20,31550
Notes: 

All data from FY 2017

Source: Federal Reporter and HHS TAGGS

Economic Impact: 
IndustryEmploymentAnnual Salary
Pharmaceutical663$63,880
Medical Device58$61,076
Research, Testing, and Laboratories310$46,739
Overall Private Sector205,004$43,810
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 Wyoming, see Research!America’s fact sheet here.

Investment: Funding Sources: 
Source of R&D Funding InvestmentState Rank
Federal Government$71,000,00050
Industry$139,000,00047
Universities$2,000,00050
Other$39,000,00045
Total$251,000,00050
Notes: 

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

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

America’s economic destiny lies in innovation, technology, science and research.
The Honorable John E. Porter