Biotechnology

Tables

This page includes data in table format on various topics for the biotechnology industry. These tables are referenced with hyperlinks throughout the other sections of this industry, but are also all listed here for comparative purposes. The labeling system for the tables, charts and maps as follows is the same for each industry in which information is available: establishments (T2), employment (T3), average annual wages (T4), exports (T6), imports (T7) and layoffs/plant closings (T8) for North Carolina (Table "a"), the United States (Table "b") and top U.S. states (Table "c''). See the “Website Overview” for more details.


Biotechnology: Table 1a: NC Top Employers
Rank Company Name Headquarters Primary NAICS NC Locations NC Employment Total Employment Total Sales ($US Mil)
1 Laboratory Corporation of America Burlington, NC 621511 58 6,538 34,000 $5,671
2 GlaxoSmithKline Brentford, UK 325412 10 5,000 3,030 $2,244
3 Quintiles Transnational Holdings, Inc. Durham, NC 541712 5 2,600 28,200 $4,866
4 Research Triangle Institute Durham, NC 541712 1 2,200 3,740 $734
5 Hospira Lake Forest, IL 325412 2 2,000 16,000 $4,092
6 Baxter International Deerfield, IL 325412 3 1,900 50,000 $14,190
7 Novartis AG Basel, Switzerland 325414 6 1,663 127,724 $57,561
8 Pharmaceutical Product Development (PPD, Inc.) (Jaguar Holdings) Wilmington, NC 541712 7 1,003 11,000 $1,471
9 DSM Pharmaceuticals Greenville, NC (Global HQ: Netherlands) 325412 2 1,061 1,200 $171
10 Teleflex Incorporated Limerick, PA 339112 7 1,103 11,600 $1,551
11 Grifols, S.A. Barcelona, Spain 325414 5 1,000 11,108 $3,464
12 Duke Clinical Research Institute Durham, NC 621511 1 1,000 1,000 $61
13 Merck & Co., Inc. Whitehouse Station, NJ 32541 5 925 83,000 $47,267
14 INC Research Raleigh, NC 541712 4 900 5,119 $507
15 Solstas Lab Partners Greensboro, NC 621511 11 710 1,022 $67

Sources: Dun & Bradstreet’s Hoover’s Online Pro database, secondary news sources and personal communication. Total sales and total employment represent data for the entire corporation. See the FAQ question for additional details.

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Biotechnology: Table 2a: NC Establishments: 1992 - 2012
Biotechnology: Table 2b: U.S. Establishments: 1992 - 2012
Biotechnology: Table 2c: U.S. Establishments (by State): 1992 - 2012
Biotechnology: Table 3a: NC Employment: 1992 - 2012
Biotechnology: Table 3b: U.S. Employment: 1992 - 2012
Biotechnology: Table 3c: U.S. Employment (by State): 1992 - 2012
Biotechnology: Table 4a: NC Avg. Annual Wages: 1992 - 2012
Biotechnology: Table 4b: U.S. Avg. Annual Wages: 1992 - 2012
Biotechnology: Table 4c: U.S. Average Annual Wages (by State): 1992 - 2012
Biotechnology: Table 6a: NC Export Destinations: 2002 - 2012
Biotechnology: Table 6b: U.S. Export Destinations: 2002 - 2012
Biotechnology: Table 6c: U.S. World Exports by State: 2002 - 2012
Biotechnology: Table 7a: NC Import Countries: 2002 - 2012
Biotechnology: Table 7b: U.S. Import Countries: 2002 - 2012
Biotechnology: Table 7c: U.S. World Imports by State: 2008 - 2012
Biotechnology: Table 8a: NC Layoffs & Closings: 1989 - 2013