Washington’s bioscience industry is an innovative and growing component of the overall U.S. economy. With a track record of generating high-quality jobs and steady growth, the bioscience industry has been a consistent engine for our economy and a key strength during past economic recessions. American innovation in bioscience helps support state and local communities in a variety of ways ranging from job creation, construction, tax revenues, and other economic impact values.

Driven by small-company innovators, the bioscience industry has also mobilized in an unprecedented manner to address the global COVID-19 pandemic, while continuing to develop other life-saving and life-enhancing products and services for the U.S. and the world. America’s bioscience industry as an innovator and economic driver has never been more important, both for our health and our economic stability.

Total Number of Facilities in Washington 34
Jobs Directly Supported by the Industry in Washington 43546
Annual Average Wage
Total Clinical Trials
Dollar Amount Invested in Clinical Trials
$295.7 Million
Clinical Trial Participants
Total Clinical Trial Economic Impact
$783.5 Million

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District Total Facilities in District View Facilities in District
WA01 3 Cerevast Medical, Inc. (H)

ICOS Corporation (H)

Seagen Inc. (H)

WA04 2 Bayer (H) (2)
WA05 4 BASF Corp (A)

Washington State University (O)

WSU Laboratory of Biotechnology & Bioanalysis (O)

WSU Research Foundation (O)

WA07 23 Arzeda (A)

Athira Pharma, Inc. (H)

BASF Corp (A)

Bayer (H)

Cascadian Therapeutics, Inc. (H)

Curevo, Inc. (H)

Dendreon Pharmaceuticals LLC (H)

Emergent Product Development Seattle, LLC (H)

Faraday Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (H)

Juno Therapeutics, Inc. (H)

Life Science Washington (O)

Lumen Biosciences (H)

Novo Nordisk Inflammation Research Center (H)

Novo Nordisk Research Center (H)

Omeros Corporation (H)

Pascal Biosciences, Inc. (H)

Seal Rock Therapeutics (H)

Seed Intellectual Property Law Group LLP (O)

SEngine Precision Medicine (H)

Shape Therapeutics, Inc. (H)

Talus Bioscience, Inc. (H)

Zymergen (A)

ZymoGenetics, Inc (H)

WA09 1 BASF Corp (A)
WA10 1 Takeda Pharmaceuticals America, Inc. (H)