Employment & Tax Impact
DC Jobs & Tax Base Supported by Transportation Infrastructure Investment Investments in DC’s transportation infrastructure supports…
31,449 full time jobs in the state—more than 50% non-construction related. These DC residents earn $741.9 million annually and contribute $135 million in local, state, and federal taxes.
119,288 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 DC residents earn $4 billion annually and contribute $786 million in state taxes.