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Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology
The pharma/biotech job market will be challenging for the next few years, but the industry will still provide opportunities for job seekers. The IMS Institute for Healthcare Informatics reported that global drug sales reached $1 trillion for the first time in 2014 and forecasted growth to $1.2 trillion by 2017. Drug sales in the United States are projected to surpass $200 billion by 2017 reversing a period of decline from 2009 to 2013.