Air Traffic Controller salary in US Midwest Region

Average salary
$104,500/yr
Based on 1,003 income tax records
$28,500
$192,500
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$28,500
$192,500
DATA PROVIDED BY turbotax icon

Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

How much do Air Traffic Controllers make?
The average total salary for a Air Traffic Controller is $104,500 per year. This is based on data from 1,003 TurboTax users who reported their job as Air Traffic Controller and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Air Traffic Controller salary can vary between $28,500 to $192,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Air Traffic Controller salary by location

Location
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Chicago Metro Area, IL
137 income tax records
$159,000/yr
$106K – $184K
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Cleveland Metro Area, OH
75 income tax records
$148,000/yr
$90K – $167K
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Minneapolis Metro Area, MN
112 income tax records
$144,500/yr
$121K – $153K
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Kansas City Metro Area, MO
99 income tax records
$139,500/yr
$105K – $154K
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Indianapolis Metro Area, IN
121 income tax records
$127,000/yr
$88K – $148K
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Milwaukee Metro Area, WI
11 income tax records
$116,500/yr
$81K – $142K
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Detroit Metro Area, MI
29 income tax records
$114,000/yr
$89K – $152K
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Columbus Metro Area, OH
17 income tax records
$114,000/yr
$88K – $133K
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St. Louis Metro Area, MO
31 income tax records
$96,000/yr
$70K – $109K
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Louisville Metro Area, KY
17 income tax records
$96,000/yr
$77K – $107K
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Kalamazoo Metro Area, MI
16 income tax records
$90,500/yr
$77K – $100K
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Omaha Metro Area, NE
18 income tax records
$90,000/yr
$77K – $102K
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Cincinnati Metro Area, OH
15 income tax records
$90,000/yr
$79K – $131K
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South Bend Metro Area, IN
10 income tax records
$86,000/yr
$66K – $92K
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Wichita Metro Area, KS
15 income tax records
$85,500/yr
$34K – $110K

Air Traffic Controller salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Department Of The Interior, US Midwest Region
810 income tax records
$127,000/yr
$89K – $154K
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Midwest Air Traffic, US Midwest Region
33 income tax records
$72,000/yr
$70K – $75K
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US Department Of Defense, US Midwest Region
89 income tax records
$34,000/yr
$27K – $68K

Air Traffic Controller demographics in US Midwest Region

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36% are single
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64% are married
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54% have kids
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70% own a home

Air Traffic Controller salaries by age in US Midwest Region

$0
$36,250
$72,500
$108,750
$145,000
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Air Traffic Controllers in US Midwest Region

1,003 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a air traffic controller in US Midwest Region is $104,500 per year. Air traffic controller salaries in US Midwest Region can vary between $28,500 to $192,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 1,003 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as air traffic controller.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for air traffic controllers in US Midwest Region: Department of The Interior ($127,000 a year), Midwest Air Traffic ($72,000 a year), and US Department of Defense ($34,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for air traffic controllers in US Midwest Region: Chicago Metro Area, IL ($159,000 a year), Cleveland Metro Area, OH ($148,000 a year), and Minneapolis Metro Area, MN ($144,500 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.