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Average Salary for U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Employees

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Updated: 8 Sep 2014
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U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)
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The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is the national aviation authority of the United States. An agency of the United States Department of Transportation, it has authority to regulate and oversee all aspects of civil aviation in the U.S. The Federal Aviation Act of 1958 created the organization ...
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How This Employer Pays
U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) typically pays its employees
5%
above market
Similar employers pay their employees:
2%
above market
Job Satisfaction
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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 50 U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) votes.
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Employer: U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)
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[-]Air Traffic Controller (31)
$59,865 - $181,416  
   
[-]Air Traffic Controller (31)
Salary$48,936 - $171,609  
   
Bonus$0.00 - $43,415  
Total Pay$59,865 - $181,416  
[+]Systems Specialist (7)
$50,843 - $130,398  
   
[+]Systems Specialist (7)
Salary$55,610 - $113,476  
   
Total Pay$50,843 - $130,398  
[+]Aviation Safety Inspector (7)
$48,226 - $143,427  
   
[+]Aviation Safety Inspector (7)
Salary$50,940 - $136,207  
   
Total Pay$48,226 - $143,427  
[+]Electronics Technician (6)
$35,110 - $84,310  
   
[+]Electronics Technician (6)
Salary$36,432 - $84,673  
   
Bonus$6.61 - $1,005  
Total Pay$35,110 - $84,310  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 8 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 167

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Popular Perks 401(k), Paid sick leave, Paid holidays & vacation 401(k), Paid holidays & vacation, Cell phone 401(k), Casual dress, Paid sick leave

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Key Statistics for U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)

Gender
Female
21%
female alumni
 
Male
79%
male alumni
Salary:$48,941 - $86,674 $66,635 - $115,557
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
38%
Top Degrees
Bachelor's Degree
106 salaries
$42,035 - $131,519
Associate's Degree
22 salaries
$42,110 - $114,663
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
14 salaries
$65,746 - $146,806
Doctorate (PhD)
7 salaries
$79,411 - $106,055
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Computer Science (CS)
6 salaries
$68,015 - $100,581

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