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
Pharmaceutical1,606$64,366
Medical Device90$50,435
Research, Testing, and Laboratories229$61,417
Overall Private Sector218,032$46,403
Notes: 

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

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

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