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$75,488

Average Base Salary

$36/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$2,167

Average Bonus
The average air traffic controller (tower option) salary in Alabama, United States is $75,488 or an hourly rate of $36. This is 7% lower (-$5,984) than the average air traffic controller (tower option) salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $2,167.
Salary by Experience

$61,444

Entry Level Salary

$99,927

Senior Level Salary
An entry level air traffic controller (tower option) (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $61,444. On the other end, a senior level air traffic controller (tower option) (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $99,927.
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.
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