Employment & Tax Impact

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

109,902 full time jobs in the state—more than 50% non-construction related.  These North Carolina residents earn $3.7 billion annually and contribute $674 million in state taxes.

1,919,316 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 North Carolina residents earn $69 billion annually and contribute $12.6 billion in state taxes.