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Air Traffic Controller (Tower Option) Salary

How much does a Air Traffic Controller (Tower Option) make in the United States?
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Salary Data for Air Traffic Controller (Tower Option)

$85,234 (USD)/yr

$41 (USD)/hr

$2,446 (USD)/yr

$84,129 (USD)/yr

$40 (USD)/hr

$2,446 (USD)/yr

Job Description
Control air traffic on and within vicinity of airport and movement of air traffic between altitude sectors and control centers according to established procedures and policies. Authorize, regulate, and control commercial airline flights according to government or company regulations to expedite and ensure flight safety.
The average air traffic controller (tower option) salary in United States is $85,234 or an equivalent hourly rate of $41. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $2,446. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$60,263 (USD)

$105,613 (USD)


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Salary Potential

$98,810 (USD)

16 %

Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for Air Traffic Controller (Tower Option) will increase 16 % over 5 years.

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