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

$96k
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FAQs About U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)

How much does U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) pay?

U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) pays its employees an average of $95,896 a year. Salaries at U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) range from an average of $56,996 to $158,869 a year. U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) employees with the job title Senior Systems Engineer make the most with an average annual salary of $147,128, while employees with the title Human Resources (HR) Specialist make the least with an average annual salary of $66,458.

Are U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) employees satisfied with their compensation?

Our Fair Pay score for U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is 3.7. Read reviews from current employees that include compensation and culture insights.

What is the highest salary at U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)?

The highest reported salary for an employee at U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is currently $159k / year

U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Reviews

Overall Satisfaction
3.7 out of 5
Ratings
Appreciation
3.8
Company Outlook
4.1
Fair Pay
3.7
Learning and Development
3.8
Exillerating.
Air Traffic Controller in Palmdale:
Pros: Being in the heat of the moment and right on top of allergy combing and depending airplanes.
Cons: Management and Union employee relations.
Exciting but stressful.
Air Traffic Controller in Madison, Wisconsin:
Pros: I have the ability to make a difference for the flying public on a daily basis.
Cons: Working closely with a small group of individuals for a long time.
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About Federal Aviation Administration

Address: Washington, District of Columbia
Industries: Drones, Aerospace, Transportation, Logistics, Automotive, Government, Navigation
Founded on: February 1st, 1958
Number of Employees: 10,001-1,000,000
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Years of Experience

Entry Level
4.1%
Early Career
16.9%
Mid Career
20.9%
Late Career
33.8%
Experienced
24.3%
This data is based on 148 survey responses.

Gender Breakdown for U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)

Male
72.6%
Avg. Salary: $62k - $165k
Female
25.6%
Avg. Salary: $48k - $140k
This data is based on 117 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Popular Degrees Held By Employees at U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)

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3.7