Abilene: Dyess Air Force Base $421M economic impactAbilene: Dyess Air Force Base $421M economic impacthttps://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=39702014-06-10T08:29:00Z2014-06-10T07:00:00Z

ABILENE - Dyess Air Force Base has released its Economic Impact Statement FY 2013, revealing an economic impact of $420,939,089 from October 2012 through September 2013.

During the period, 1,574 jobs were created. Those jobs averaged $36,000 in annual pay, creating an estimated annual dollar value of jobs created worth $56,664,000.

The total economic impact of $420,939,089 included:

•  total payroll = $350,703,246
•  local expenditures = $13,571,843
•  valued job creation = $56,664,000

Dyess AFB Total Payroll FY 2013
Personnel # Employed Pay
Total military 7,964 $316,325,958
  Active duty 4,394 $230,213,958
  Military retirees 3,570 $86,112,000
  Total dependents 5,807  
Total civilians 699 $34,377,288
Total personnel 14,470 $350,703,246

Dyess AFB Total Contract
Expenditures FY 2013
Category Total
Medical construction $334,109
Government purchase card $6,262,138
Commissary $196,300
Base Exchange $460,859
Health/TRICARE $2,360,906
Impact Aid/Tuition Assistance $3,227,821
Total Expenditures $13,571,843

Source: Dyess Air Force Base 7th Comptroller Squadron

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