How much does a Flight Controller make? The average Flight Controller salary is $79,975 as of June 27, 2024, but the salary range typically falls between $73,680 and $87,667. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Job Openings for Flight Controller
Tropic Ocean Airways - Fort Lauderdale , FL
Flight Controller This position is to support the Operations Department in maintaining the daily flight schedule and releasing aircrafts for flights. Primary duties but not limited to the following ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 73 days ago
135 Aviation Maintenance Controller Ventura Air Services is a privately held 135 operation with ... Communicate directly with flight crews when operational discrepancies are discovered, and obtain ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 11 days ago
PDW - New Rochelle , NY
Familiarity with PX4 and/or Ardupilot Flight Controller (FC) Software. * Knowledgeable in graph theory, decision theory, excellent computer science fundamentals, and advanced knowledge in data ...
LinkedIn - 64 days ago
Space Perspective - Titusville , FL
Corporate Controller About Space Perspective Space Perspective is the world's first luxury ... They have flown a crewed SpaceBalloon flight, and multiple SpaceBalloon flights with a capsule ...
ZipRecruiter - 42 days ago
Adams Communication & Engineering Technology (ACET, Inc.) - 20670 , MD
Must have been a Maintenance Controller for minimum of two (2) years with previous documented "Safe for Flight" authority. * Must have completed the Naval Aviation Maintenance Control Management for ...
LinkedIn - 12 days ago
Benelux Tek Group Inc - Wilmington , OH
The Maintenance Controller reports to the Supervisor of Maintenance Control, and is responsible for coordinating the correction of mechanical irregularities that may develop during flight operations ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 18 days ago

Flight Controller Salary in Major Cities

This chart shows the salary comparison for Flight Controller between major cities. San Francisco City consistently ranks #1 as of June 27, 2024. Click on the chart to see the detail salary data for Flight Controller in each city.
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City Name Average Salary
San Francisco, CA $99,968
Washington, DC $89,012
Miami, FL $77,175
Chicago, IL $83,893
Boston, MA $89,651
New York, NY $93,410
Dallas, TX $78,935
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What is the average salary for Flight Controller in 2024?
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Flight Controller in the United States. The base salary for Flight Controller ranges from $73,680 to $87,667 with the average base salary of $79,975. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $73,962 to $88,667 with the average total cash compensation of $80,145.
Average Salary Average Salary Range
Base Salary $79,975 $73,680 - $87,667
Bonus $171 $282 - $1,001
Total Pay $80,145 $73,962 - $88,667
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What's the difference between Controller and Flight Controller?
According to our latest salary estimation on June 27, 2024. The average salary of Flight Controller is $79,975, and the average salary of Controller is $256,464. The average salary of Controller is higher than Flight Controller. ( 2024-06-27 )
I am a Flight Controller, which location’s salary is higher, Auburn, AL or Bentonville, AR?
Bentonville, AR typically sees higher pay than Auburn, AL for Flight Controller. a Flight Controller Salary in Bentonville, AR is $72,297 as of June 27, 2024; a Flight Controller Salary in Auburn, AL is $70,538 as of June 27, 2024. ( 2024-06-27 )
Why does the salary of a Flight Controller vary from city to city?
The cost of living is tied to salaries. If the expenses are higher in a particular city, then the wage level will be higher as well to afford the people can opportunity to live there. This is why you're always going to make more money in New York City for example, than in a small town. ( 2024-06-27 )
What are the Pay Factors for Flight Controller?
Salary ranges for a Flight Controller can vary widely, depending on the city and several other pay factors, including (but not limited to) education level, certifications, additional skills, and work experience. Click here to view Eight Factors That Can Affect Your Pay ( 2024-06-27 )
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Salaries are ultimately dictated by the position being applied to, and hiring company, but there are several important pay factors that come into play based on your individual history that could impact your value to the company.'s Personal Salary Report will analyze these factors for you to help you maximize your earning potential. ( 2024-06-27 )

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