AutoZone headquarters in Memphis

× AutoZone seeks deal to add 130 jobs in downtown Memphis

AutoZone headquarters in Memphis

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A unit of AutoZone wants to expand on Front Street, adding 130 jobs and a capital investment of $145 million, according to documents filed with EDGE.

The company is seeking a 15-year PILOT tax incentive worth $11 million from the Economic Development Growth Engine.

More than 100 of the jobs would pay an average of $77,000 a year, with management-level jobs paying about $97,000. Shelby County’s average annual wage is $53,000, according to the documents.

AutoZone Parts says it is investing in a digital, retail and commercial expansion that will enhance its presence

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