How much does a Flight Controller make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Flight Controller in the United States is $44 as of September 26, 2022, but the salary range typically falls between $40 and $54. Hourly rate 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 Controller?

Flight controllers are personnel who aid space flight by working in such Mission Control Centers as NASA's Mission Control Center or ESA's European Space Operations Centre. Flight controllers work at computer consoles and use telemetry to monitor various technical aspects of a space mission in real time. Each controller is an expert in a specific area and constantly communicates with additional experts in the "back room". The flight director, who leads the flight controllers, monitors the activities of a team of flight controllers, and has overall responsibility for success and safety. This a...

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The F light Controller ( FC) will be passionate about horticulture science and plants and will ... The Flight Controller (FC) will make sure he/she will always contribute to comply with safety and ...
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The F light Controller ( FC) will be passionate about horticulture science and plants and will ... The Flight Controller (FC) will make sure he/she will always contribute to comply with safety and ...
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The F light Controller ( FC) will be passionate about horticulture science and plants and will ... The Flight Controller (FC) will make sure he/she will always contribute to comply with safety and ...
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Monitor all department-controlled aircraft while in flight for flight tracking and reporting as needed and necessary. * Maintain department records and compile periodic reports for finance and ...
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Rocket Lab USA - Wallops Island , VA
Post-flight and post-test data analysis YOU'LL BRING THESE QUALIFICATIONS: * Bachelor's Degree in ... C/C++, Python, TeamCity, EPlan, Bekhoff PLC Programming, NI cRio controller programming, Perforce ...
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Sigma-Netics - Yorktown , VA
They will learn how to test space flight hardware under stringent aero and space environmental ... program pressure controllers and environmental chambers. Learn how calculate and install ...
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