Air Traffic Controller (Tower Option) Salary

An Air Traffic Controller (Tower Option) earns an average salary of $69,000 per year.

$30,600 - $145,000
$31K
$74K
$140K
MEDIAN: $73,500
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50%
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Salary $30,600 - $145,000
Bonus $9,826
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$41,106 - $142,980
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 14

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Job Description for Air Traffic Controller (Tower Option)

  • Monitors flight dispatch, base operations, ASR radar, PAR radar and approach control.
  • Train and supervise other employees.
  • Use proper inter and intra facility coordination techniques.
  • Schedule and watch airspace.

Air Traffic Controller (Tower Option) Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Air Traffic Controller (Tower Option)

Pay by Experience for an Air Traffic Controller (Tower Option) has a positive trend. An entry-level Air Traffic Controller (Tower Option) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $73,000 based on 9 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Air Traffic Controller (Tower Option) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $61,000 based on 10 salaries. An experienced Air Traffic Controller (Tower Option) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $64,000 based on 6 salaries. An Air Traffic Controller (Tower Option) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $101,000 based on 5 salaries.

Key Stats for Air Traffic Controller (Tower Option)

1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
19%
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Experience Affects Air Traffic Controller (Tower Option) Salaries

Late-Career
▲36%

National Average
$74,000

Entry-Level
▼2%

Experienced
▼13%

Mid-Career
▼17%

Years of Experience

1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
vision benefits
Vision: 17%
no benefits
None: 17%
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