Research & Development in Biotechnology - Market Research, Industry Statistics, and Financial Data

Research & Development in Biotechnology - Market Size and Industry Forecast

This Research and Development in Biotechnology report analyzes current industry size and predicts future trends. It provides overall industry revenue from 2014 through 2019, and predicts industry growth and decline through 2024. Total revenue includes both public and private companies.

2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 2023 2024
Market Size (Total Revenue)


% Growth Rate
Number of Companies
Total Employees
Average Revenue per Company
Average Employees per Company
Source: U.S. government data.

Industry Revenue ($ Billions)

Research & Development in Biotechnology Industry Revenue
  • 2014
  • 2015
  • 2016
  • 2017
  • 2018
  • 2019
  • 2020

Historical market size and five-year projections show growth trends in industry sales and revenue. This economic model is based on short- and long-term trends. The industry size is determined by total revenue generated within the industry from all products and services sold. Growth and decline in the industry shows total opportunity for companies. The research & development in biotechnology research report reveals both the historical trends and five-year forecast, calculated by Pell Research's econometric models. Market share, measured in billions of dollars, includes both public and private companies. Use this information to identify industry trends and predict future growth patterns.

Research & Development in Biotechnology - Geographic Breakdown by U.S. State

Market size by state evaluates local opportunity and measures the number of companies located in the region. Each state's growth rate is affected by regional economic conditions. Data by state can be used to pinpoint profitable and nonprofitable locations for research & development in biotechnology companies in the United States.

Research & Development in Biotechnology Revenue by State

Market Share by State

Research & Development in Biotechnology - Distribution by Company Size

Company Size All Industries Research & Development in Biotechnology
Small Business (< 5 Employees)


Small Business (5 - 20)
Midsized Business (20 - 100)
Large Business (100 - 500)
Enterprise (> 500)

Research & Development in Biotechnology - Income Statement (Average Financial Metrics)

Financial statement analysis determines averages for the following industry forces:
The report includes a traditional income statement from an "average" company (both public and private companies included).

Industry Average Percent of Sales
Total Revenue


Operating Revenue
Cost of Goods Sold (COGS)
Gross Profit
Operating Expenses
Operating Income
Non-Operating Income
Earnings Before Interest and Taxes (EBIT)
Interest Expense
Earnings Before Taxes
Income Tax
Net Profit

Average Income Statement

Average Income Statement

Cost of Goods Sold

Salaries, Wages, and Benefits



Depreciation and Amortization

Officer Compensation

Net Income

Research & Development in Biotechnology - Financial Ratio Analysis

Financial ratios allow a company's performance to be compared against that of its peers.

Financial RatioIndustry Average
Profitability Ratios


Profit Margin
Liquidity Ratios
Current Ratio
Quick Ratio
Activity Ratios
Average Collection Period
Asset Turnover Ratio
Receivables Turnover Ratio
Inventory Conversion Ratio

Research & Development in Biotechnology · Product Mix

Product Description Description Revenue
($ Millions)
Industry total


Licensing of rights to use intellectual property
Licensing of rights use intellectual prop - protected industrial
Basic & applied research in biotechnology
Development services for goods
All other operating receipts
Contributions, gifts, & grants - government
Licensing of rights to intellectual prop - protected by copyright
Contributions, gifts, & grants - private
Outright sale of original works of intellectual property

Research & Development in Biotechnology - Compensation and Salary Surveys

TitlePercent of Workforce Bottom Quartile Average (Median) Salary Upper Quartile
Management Occupations 14%


Chief Executives 0%
General and Operations Managers 2%
Other Management Occupations 6%
Business and Financial Operations Occupations 10%
Business Operations Specialists 8%
Computer and Mathematical Occupations 12%
Computer Occupations 11%
Software Developers and Programmers 5%
Architecture and Engineering Occupations 17%
Engineers 14%
Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations 25%
Life Scientists 12%
Medical Scientists 7%
Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists 7%
Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians 7%
Office and Administrative Support Occupations 9%

Research & Development in Biotechnology - Government Contracts

In 2008, the federal government spent a total of $1,863,368,936 on the research & development in biotechnology industry. It has awarded 2,916 contracts to 713 companies, with an average value of $2,613,421 per company.

Research & Development in Biotechnology and Adjacent Industries · Top Companies

Company Address Revenue
($ Millions)


Research & Development in Biotechnology Industry Report
Geography United States  
Publication Date July 2019
Report Format PDF Download  
Price $1,000.00 $499.99

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