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Air Traffic Controller (Non-Federal) Salary
in Delaware, United States

$55,507 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for an Air Traffic Controller (Non-Federal) is $55,507 a year and $27 an hour in Delaware, United States. The average salary range for an Air Traffic Controller (Non-Federal) is between $38,455 and $69,118. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for an Air Traffic Controller (Non-Federal). This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Delaware, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Controls and guides pilots of aircraft in the air and in the ground within the vicinity of an airport according to established FAA procedures and policies to provide the safe separation and movement of departing, landing, and maneuvering aircraft, preventing collisions and minimizing delays arising from traffic congestion.
  • Controls movement of air traffic between altitude sectors and control centers to provide maximum separation and safety for aircraft.
  • Answers radio calls from arriving and departing aircraft; gives pilots landing, taxiing, and take-off instructions including traffic clearances, runway to use, weather and wind velocity and direction, and visibility; alerts pilots as to obstructions that might be in their path, such as other aircraft and bad weather; and reroutes airborne aircraft when adverse weather conditions are present.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Air Traffic Controller (Non-Federal) Job Listings for Delaware, United States

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Dec 14
Georgetown, United States
Driver navigates high traffic and congested roadways, driveways, alleyways, and lots. Highly ... and federal laws. + Performs pre- and post-trip inspections of assigned vehicle and documents ...