Employment & Tax Impact

Connecticut Jobs & Tax Base Supported by Transportation Infrastructure Investment Investments in Connecticut’s transportation infrastructure supports…

38,364 full time jobs in the state—more than 50% non-construction related.  These Connecticut residents earn $1.9 billion annually and contribute $352 million in local, state, and federal taxes.

731,265 full time jobs in the state in key industries like tourism, trucking, retail sales, agriculture and manufacturing are completely dependent on the state’s transportation infrastructure network.  These Connecticut residents earn $35 billion annually and contribute $6.3 billion in state taxes.