ABQ - Albuquerque Tower

FAA Control Tower and Approach Control in Albuquerque, New Mexico

Facility Information

Basic Information
Identifier ABQ
Name Albuquerque Tower
Leveli Level 8
Type Tower and Approach Control
Service Area Central
District Albuquerque
Contact Information
Phone Number 505-856-4900
Address 2800 Kirtland Dr SE
Albuquerque, NM 87117
Hours of Operationi 0000-2359 (always open)
⚠️ Hours may differ due to staffing changes related to Covid-19. Refer to NOTAMs for the most current updates.

Salary Information

2020 Pay Table for Albuquerque Tower
Career Leveli Hourly Min. Hourly Max. Salary Min. Salary Max.i
CPC $45.31 $61.17 $94,557 $127,653
D3 $39.67 $45.31 $82,788 $94,557
D2 $34.03 $39.67 $71,018 $82,788
AG $22.75 $22.75 $47,482 $47,482
Includes everything except premium pay.
Albuquerque Tower Pay Factors
Facility Leveli Level 8
Locality Area Albuquerque
Locality Payi 16.68%

Staffing and Training

Staffing Information, July 2020
CPC Targeti 32 CPCs
CPCs on Boardi 20 CPCs
Current Number of Trainees 15 trainees
Current Staffing Leveli 63%
Projected Staffing Leveli 96%
Training Information, July 2020
Average Training Timei 1.72 years
Training Success Ratei 84%
Travel Days from Academyi 2 days