Employment & Tax Impact
New York Jobs & Tax Base Supported by Transportation Infrastructure Investment Investments in New York’s transportation infrastructure supports…
318,604 full time jobs in the state—more than 50% non-construction related. These New York residents earn $9.8 billion annually and contribute $2 billion in state taxes.
3,518,797 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 New York residents earn $145 billion annually and contribute $26.4 billion in state taxes.