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Workforce Development Investment-State of Rhode Island

Workforce Development Investment:  $69,354,098

  1. Total College Employment: 860 (full-time only)
    Live in Rhode Island: 680 or 79% of full-time workforce)
  2. Employee/state residents salary & benefit payments: $62,601,557
  3. State tax collections: $3,467,068
    Payroll income tax: $2,621,281
    Workers’ Compensation: $197,473
    State disability insurance: $548,357
    State unemployment taxes: $99,957
  4. College student employment: $3,285,473
    Federal work study funds: $704,537
    College work study funds: $234,846
    Other College-financed student payroll: $2,346,090