How much does a Flight Dispatcher make in the United States? The average Flight Dispatcher salary in the United States is $54,768 as of November 25, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $53,089 and $63,323. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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What is a Flight Dispatcher ?

A flight dispatcher (also known as an airline dispatcher, flight follower or flight operations officer) assists in planning flight paths, taking into account aircraft performance and loading, enroute winds, thunderstorm and turbulence forecasts, airspace restrictions, and airport conditions. Dispatchers also provide a flight following service and advise pilots if conditions change. They usually work in the operations center of the airline. In the United States and Canada, the flight dispatcher shares legal responsibility with the commander of the aircraft (joint responsibility dispatch system...

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ADESA Virginia LLC - Dulles , VA
Dispatcher (Finance) Job Summary: Reporting to the Transportation Manager or designated manager, coordinate the pickup and delivery of fleet lease, factory and consignment vehicles in accordance with ...
Upward.net - 3 days ago
Payne Trucking - Fredericksburg , VA
PAYNE TRUCKING Transportation Dispatcher/Driver Manager Help grow our end dump & dry van division by coordinating deliveries throughout the Eastern Coast of the US, utilizing internal resources and ...
Recruitology - 11 days ago
Glen Gery Corporation - Manassas , VA
Along with customer interaction, the successful candidate will also have dispatching responsibilities by coordinating product shipments, preparing bill of lading documents and maintain shipping ...
ZipRecruiter - 9 days ago
Paramount Builders, Inc. - Virginia Beach , VA
Our dispatchers enjoy creating working relationships with sales representatives & problem-solving in the moment. *We are safely hiring & maintaining all CDC guidelines in and outside of our office
ZipRecruiter - 70 days ago
Hirschbach - Lease Purchase - Richmond , VA
Paid transportation (flight, car rental or bus), meals(breakfast, lunch and dinner), and hotel ... From drivers to dispatchers, technicians to senior managers, we are all in - 100% as a team to win ...
Hirschbach - 37 days ago
Hirschbach - Lease Purchase - Roanoke , VA
Paid transportation (flight, car rental or bus), meals(breakfast, lunch and dinner), and hotel ... From drivers to dispatchers, technicians to senior managers, we are all in - 100% as a team to win ...
Hirschbach - 37 days ago

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