Workforce Development

Bioscience Jobs Are

sustainable and higher paying.

The bioscience industry sector has been in growth mode for the past five years.  According to a report established by the Biotechnology Innovation Organization*, New Mexico’s bioscience industry has grown by 5 percent since 2016.

scientist working

In 2018

the latest printed data from BIO, New Mexico had:

Bioscience Industry Establishments

Bioscience Industry Employment

Average Annual Wage

Jobs in biosciences support nearly 18,900 jobs due to the direct effect employment multiplier of 2.49 – meaning that for every 1 direct bioscience job, another 2.49 jobs are created due to the indirect supply chain and induced employee spending effects.