Economic Impact

Making an economic impact

Our airports and FTZ 138 are powerful economic engines, delivering prosperity to our region and state. They contribute 58,730 jobs, $3.1 billion in annual payroll and $12.9 billion in annual economic activity to Ohio and the equivalent of 1 in 25 jobs in the Columbus Region. With vested partnerships in passenger air service, cargo air service as well as logistics and trade – Columbus Regional Airport Authority competes internationally, connecting Ohio with the world.

For detailed information, view the Economic Impact Brochure or the full report.

 

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Columbus Regional Airport Authority

  • Total jobs: 58,730 
  • Total payroll: $3.1 billion
  • Total economic impact: $12.9 billion
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John Glenn Columbus International Airport

  • Total jobs: 33,360
  • Total annual payroll: $1.7 billion
  • Total annual economic impact: $5.3 billion

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Rickenbacker International Airport

  • Total jobs: 15,280
  • Total annual payroll: $880 million
  • Total annual economic impact: $2.5 billion

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Bolton Field

  • Total jobs: 110
  • Total annual payroll: $4.3 million
  • Total annual economic impact: $11.8 million

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FTZ 138

  • Total jobs: 9,980
  • Total annual payroll: $480 million
  • Total annual economic impact: $5.2 billion

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