$18.4BGDP From Information Technology Sector
860High-Tech Sector Workers Per Billion of GSP
15.2%High-Tech Share of Total Workforce
Maryland is a national leader in technology, ranking third of any U.S. state in high-tech sector workforce. A whopping 15.2% of the state’s jobs are in the tech sector and Maryland is home to multiple technology-focused Fortune 500 companies. Maryland is also planning for the future of tech, investing more than $17 billion in research and development funding, second only to California.