According to Christopher Guttman-McCabe, CTIA’s Vice President of Regulatory Affairs, the wireless industry directly employs 268,000 people with jobs that pay 50 percent higher than the national average of wages in similar categories. Carriers are on track to continue to invest this year and next with their average capital investments reaching $22.8 billion a year.
Cecilia Kang, “Wireless Lobbyists Step Up Defensive Against Net Neutrality,” Washington Post. September 28, 2009.
Bruce P. Mehlman