Employment & Tax Impact

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

49,580 full time jobs in the state—more than 50% non-construction related.  These South Carolina residents earn $1.7 billion annually and contribute $318 million in local, state, and federal taxes.

918,723 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 South Carolina residents earn $32 billion annually and contribute $5.8 billion in state taxes.