Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Aircraft Dispatchers with a lot of experience tend to enjoy higher salaries. Early in their career, Aircraft Dispatchers do not see a dramatic shift in salary; typically starting at $37K, pay reaches $44K after five to 10 years. Compensation is $53K after 10 to 20 years. After two decades in the field, Aircraft Dispatchers continue to experience steady salary growth, and typical compensation averages $85K. Experienced employees who have 10-20 years of experience make up 15 percent of the workforce; inexperienced individuals who have been working for less than one year comprise 6 percent, and senior people with more than 20 years under their belt fill out the remaining 17 percent. A majority of respondents report having between one and nine years of experience in this field.