The Oklahoma Turnpike Authority spends approximately $16,000 per year for operations costs of an electronic toll collection lane. In contrast, the Authority spends approximately $176,000 per year to staff and operate a traditional toll lane. The electronic system provides a cost savings of about 91% over the standard staffed lane. The Authority operates electronic toll collection systems on 10 highways/turnpikes.
Annual operating costs: Less than $16,000 per electronic toll collection lane.