#1

State for Biotech Growth Potential

Source: Business Facilities, 2015

#1

 For Drugs/Pharma Employment (Newark & Jersey City)

Source: Business Facilities, 2017

#2

State for Biotech Strength

Source: Business Facilities, 2017

12

Of the top 20 Biopharmaceutical Companies

Source: Pharmaceutical Executive, 2018

50%

Of 2017 FDA Approvals Came From Companies With a Footprint in NJ

Source: US Food & Drug Administration, 2017

418

Academic Patents (2010-2014)

Source: BioNJ, 2010-2014

3,200

Biopharma Patents (2010-2014)

Source: BioNJ, 2010-2014

3,280

Life Sciences Establishments

Source: Bureau of Labor Market Information. Winter 2018

117,260

Employed In The Life Sciences Industry

Source: Bureau of Labor Market Information. Winter 2018

Top Pharmaceutical Companies



 

Source: Pharmaceutical Executive, 2018

Leading Biotech Companies



 

Source: BioNJ, 2017

Comparison of Real Estate Cost by Region




Source: JLL, 2016

Life Science Employees by County

NJ life science jobs by county


Source: Bureau of Labor Market Information, Winter 2018

Top Occupations for Industry

Pharmaceutical IndustryEmployment
Druggists' Goods Merchant Wholesalers 16,050
Pharmaceutical Preparation Manufacturing 15,790
Toilet Preparation Manufacturing 6,440
Soap & Other Detergent Manufacturing 1,110


Source: Bureau of Labor Market Information, Winter 2018



Source: Bureau of Labor Market Information., Winter 2018



Source: Bureau of Labor Market Information, Winter 2018

Education Attainment




Source: US Census – Educational Attainment, 2016

  • NJ
  • USA

Education

2 of 62

AAU Research Schools
Princeton University &
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

Select Institutions of Higher Education



Source: Office of the Secretary of Higher Education, 2016

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Development Officer

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Development & Life Sciences

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