Employment & Tax Impact

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

358,478 full time jobs in the state—more than 50% non-construction related.  These Texas residents earn $15.4 billion annually and contribute $3 billion in state taxes.

5,416,363 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 Texas residents earn $239 billion annually and contribute $43.6 billion in state taxes.