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Airport Manager Salary

An Airport Manager earns an average salary of $52,473 per year.
$34,340 - $98,099
(Median)
34K
52K
74K
98K
MEDIAN: $52,473
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75%
90%

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$14.08 - $29.11
(Median)
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27
MEDIAN: $18.00
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75%

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National Salary Data

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$0$34K$68K$102K
Salary
$34,340 - $98,099  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,017  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$33,409 - $99,131  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 153
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$14.08 - $29.11  
   
Overtime
$14.00 - $44.33  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,017  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$33,409 - $99,131  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 16
United States (change)

Job Description for Airport Manager

Excellent customer service and problem solving skills are a must for an airport manager. An airport manager is required to have good interpersonal skills and to be comfortable leading large teams of subordinates. This manager will be expected to have good computer skills, including Excel, Google docs, and Microsoft Project.

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Airport Manager Tasks

  • Hire, supervise, develop and evaluate the performance of staff.
  • Train, motivate and coach airport employees.
  • Manage and monitor productivity of all operational activities and personnel at an airport facility.
  • Plan and implement staffing schedules based on business demands and transaction levels.

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Pay by Experience Level for Airport Manager

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Airport Manager Advice

What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?
Airport Manager in Paris:
"Look For Advancement Opportunities."
Use caution when enter in the Airport management field. If entering the government system, beware of dead-end positions. You will find this situation primarily in the small/local government positions with limited availability of tax revenue.

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Experience Affects Airport Manager Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 14%

Experienced
up arrow 12%

Mid-Career
up arrow 4%

National Average
$53,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 14%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 29 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
31%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 82% dental benefits Dental: 62%
vision benefits Vision: 55% employee benefits None: 15%