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

Employer: U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)
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[-]Aerospace Engineer (4)
$61,762 - $158,946  
   
[-]Aerospace Engineer (4)
Salary$63,074 - $150,042  
   
Total Pay$61,762 - $158,946  
[+]Air Traffic Controller (33)
$60,288 - $184,789  
   
[+]Air Traffic Controller (33)
Salary$49,316 - $170,692  
   
Bonus$0.00 - $17,754  
Total Pay$60,288 - $184,789  
[+]Air Traffic Controller (Tower Option) (3)
$40,314 - $169,143  
   
[+]Air Traffic Controller (Tower Option) (3)
Salary$31,819 - $167,375  
   
Total Pay$40,314 - $169,143  
[+]Aviation Safety Inspector (8)
$49,659 - $142,096  
   
[+]Aviation Safety Inspector (8)
Salary$57,246 - $127,366  
   
Total Pay$49,659 - $142,096  
[+]Civil Engineer (3)
$41,451 - $108,540  
   
[+]Civil Engineer (3)
Salary$49,553 - $103,711  
   
Bonus$368.86 - $6,041  
Total Pay$41,451 - $108,540  
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[+]Computer Specialist (6)
$41,634 - $132,829  
   
[+]Computer Specialist (6)
Salary$32,308 - $142,993  
   
Total Pay$41,634 - $132,829  
[+]Contract Specialist (2)
$78,269 - $154,566  
   
[+]Contract Specialist (2)
Total Pay$78,269 - $154,566  
   
[+]Design Engineer (2)
$61,650 - $86,360  
   
[+]Design Engineer (2)
Salary$62,530 - $88,190  
   
Total Pay$61,650 - $86,360  
[+]Electronics Engineer (4)
$47,257 - $79,476  
   
[+]Electronics Engineer (4)
Salary$46,408 - $79,517  
   
Total Pay$47,257 - $79,476  
[+]Electronics Technician (9)
$37,907 - $93,170  
   
[+]Electronics Technician (9)
Salary$35,793 - $92,484  
   
Bonus$77.43 - $2,450  
Total Pay$37,907 - $93,170  
[+]Labor Relations Specialist (2)
$39,670 - $118,433  
   
[+]Labor Relations Specialist (2)
Salary$39,618 - $112,237  
   
Total Pay$39,670 - $118,433  
[+]Management and Program Analyst (5)
$43,440 - $94,239  
   
[+]Management and Program Analyst (5)
Salary$44,057 - $98,482  
   
Bonus$290.11 - $4,113  
Total Pay$43,440 - $94,239  
[+]Mechanical Engineer (2)
$46,983 - $95,422  
   
[+]Mechanical Engineer (2)
Salary$47,677 - $93,729  
   
Total Pay$46,983 - $95,422  
[+]Physician Assistant (PA) (2)
$76,248 - $115,615  
   
[+]Physician Assistant (PA) (2)
Salary$79,256 - $113,411  
   
Total Pay$76,248 - $115,615  
[+]Program Manager, Aviation / Aerospace (3)
$62,350 - $173,486  
   
[+]Program Manager, Aviation / Aerospace (3)
Salary$59,304 - $158,314  
   
Bonus$791 - $12,055  
Total Pay$62,350 - $173,486  
[+]Program Manager, Engineering (3)
$62,440 - $149,137  
   
[+]Program Manager, Engineering (3)
Salary$65,218 - $146,424  
   
Total Pay$62,440 - $149,137  
[+]Project Manager, Engineering (3)
$61,345 - $155,411  
   
[+]Project Manager, Engineering (3)
Salary$61,905 - $150,789  
   
Total Pay$61,345 - $155,411  
[+]Quality Assurance Analyst (2)
$42,602 - $112,216  
   
[+]Quality Assurance Analyst (2)
Total Pay$42,602 - $112,216  
   
[+]Research Analyst, Operations (4)
$60,421 - $130,519  
   
[+]Research Analyst, Operations (4)
Salary$61,761 - $124,698  
   
Total Pay$60,421 - $130,519  
[+]Senior Electrical Engineer (2)
$76,989 - $137,061  
   
[+]Senior Electrical Engineer (2)
Salary$78,182 - $132,934  
   
Total Pay$76,989 - $137,061  
[+]Software Engineer (3)
$48,700 - $121,493  
   
[+]Software Engineer (3)
Salary$60,102 - $122,686  
   
Total Pay$48,700 - $121,493  
[+]Systems Specialist (5)
$61,297 - $137,229  
   
[+]Systems Specialist (5)
Salary$60,453 - $132,870  
   
Total Pay$61,297 - $137,229  
[+]Technical Writer (3)
$52,044 - $102,420  
   
[+]Technical Writer (3)
Salary$47,091 - $95,760  
   
Total Pay$52,044 - $102,420  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 178
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