Avg. Base Salary (CAD)
The average salary for an Air Traffic Controller is C$99,847
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Air Traffic Controllers?
An early career Air Traffic Controller with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$97,721 based on 24 salaries. A mid-career Air Traffic Controller with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$101,619 based on 11 salaries. An experienced …Read more
What Do Air Traffic Controllers Do?
An air traffic controller directs traffic in the air and on the ground. The air traffic controller alerts pilots as to obstructions that might be in their path, such as other aircraft and bad weather. The air traffic controller may sometimes have to reroute airborne aircraft when adverse weather conditions are present. The air traffic controller also assists aircraft with landing and take-off instructions.
The air traffic controller will carry out these duties with the assistance of radar …Read more
- 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.