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Air Traffic Controller Salaries

202 SalariesUpdated Dec 29, 2020

Average Base Pay
$75,780 / yr
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The national average salary for a Air Traffic Controller is $75,780 in United States. Filter by location to see Air Traffic Controller salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 202 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Air Traffic Controller employees.

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Air Traffic Control

US Navy

$48,554/yr

Range: $28K - $90K

9 salaries

$48,554/yr
$28K$90K

Air Traffic Control

HSI

About
$157K - $171K

1 employee salary or estimate

About
$157K - $171K
$157K$171K

Air Traffic Control - Hourly

RVA

About
$32 - $35hourly

1 employee salary or estimate

About
$32 - $35hourly
$32$35

Air Traffic Control Specialist

FAA

$133,219/yr

Range: $26K - $203K

154 salaries

$133,219/yr
$26K$203K

Air Traffic Controller

FAA

$138,426/yr

Range: $37K - $205K

95 salaries

$138,426/yr
$37K$205K

Air Traffic Controller Trainee

FAA

$71,284/yr

Range: $25K - $201K

44 salaries

$71,284/yr
$25K$201K

Air Traffic Controller

US Air Force

$48,699/yr

Range: $24K - $88K

36 salaries

$48,699/yr
$24K$88K

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Air Traffic Controller

US Navy

$50,010/yr

Range: $21K - $101K

31 salaries

$50,010/yr
$21K$101K

Air Traffic Control Specialist

US Navy

$49,466/yr

Range: $30K - $79K

23 salaries

$49,466/yr
$30K$79K

Air Traffic Control Specialist

US Air Force

$56,000/yr

Range: $26K - $82K

23 salaries

$56,000/yr
$26K$82K

Air Traffic Control Specialist

Deloitte

$94,920/yr

Range: $71K - $103K

17 salaries

$94,920/yr
$71K$103K

Air Traffic Control Specialist

US Army

$42,067/yr

Range: $20K - $77K

14 salaries

$42,067/yr
$20K$77K

Air Traffic Control Specialist

JAS Worldwide

$60,617/yr

Range: $58K - $66K

13 salaries

$60,617/yr
$58K$66K

Air Traffic Controller

US Army

$52,304/yr

Range: $28K - $146K

12 salaries

$52,304/yr
$28K$146K

Air Traffic Systems Specialist.

US Air Force

$57,256/yr

Range: $32K - $118K

12 salaries

$57,256/yr
$32K$118K

Air Traffic Controller

US Marine Corps

$49,545/yr

Range: $24K - $87K

11 salaries

$49,545/yr
$24K$87K

Air Traffic Control Officer - Hourly

CVS Health

$61/hr

Range: $52 - $66

9 salaries

$61/hr
$52$66

Supervisory Air Traffic Control Specialist

US Marine Corps

$66,016/yr

Range: $23K - $112K

8 salaries

$66,016/yr
$23K$112K

Air Traffic Controller

US Department of Defense

$72,743/yr

Range: $68K - $91K

7 salaries

$72,743/yr
$68K$91K

Air Traffic Control Specialist

IBM

$96,193/yr

Range: $81K - $129K

7 salaries

$96,193/yr
$81K$129K
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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent air traffic controller salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$40,000
per year
An Air Traffic Control Specialist in the Lawton, OK Area area reported making $40,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Lawton, OK Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$150,000
per year
An ATC Specialist in the Indianapolis, IN Area area reported making $150,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Indianapolis, IN Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$36,000
per year
An Air Traffic Controller in the Wichita Falls, TX Area area reported making $36,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Wichita Falls, TX Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Government
$25,000
per year
An Air Traffic Control Specialist in the New Orleans, LA Area area reported making $25,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
New Orleans, LA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Government
$1,000
per year
An Air Traffic Control Specialist in the Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area reported making $1,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$126,500
per year
An Air Traffic Control Specialist in the Las Vegas, NV Area area reported making $126,500 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Las Vegas, NV Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$85,000
per year
An Air Traffic Control Specialist in the Tulsa, OK Area area reported making $85,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Tulsa, OK Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$40,000
per year
An Air Traffic Control Specialist in the Atlanta, GA Area area reported making $40,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Atlanta, GA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Government
$18
hourly
An Air Traffic Controller in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $18 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
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