From industry employment to venture capital investment to notable industry suppliers, read on and discover how the medical device industry’s top states compare.
This story originally ran Feb. 6, 2019. Updated May 17, 2019 with 2018 venture capital investment totals and new information about Massachusetts. Updated June 25, 2019 with notable contract manufacturers. Updated, Sept. 19, 2019 with new corporate HQ numbers.
Sources: Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development’s Compare Minnesota tool for industry employment and establishment numbers (2017) and medical device patent numbers (2015), PwC/CB Insights MoneyTree report for venture capital data (2018), Medical Design & Outsourcing’s Big 100 report (2019) for number of major, publicly traded medical device company headquarters, Forbes’ Best States for Business report (2018) for business friendliness ranking