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$87,026

Average Base Salary

$42/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$2,358

Average Bonus
The average control tower radio operator salary in District of Columbia, United States is $87,026 or an equivalent hourly rate of $42. This is 14% higher (+$10,684) than the average control tower radio operator salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $2,358. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in District of Columbia, United States.
Salary by Experience

$62,628

Entry Level Salary

$118,705

Senior Level Salary
An entry level control tower radio operator (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $62,628. On the other end, a senior level control tower radio operator (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $118,705.

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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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