BFL - Bakersfield Tower

FAA Control Tower and Approach Control in Bakersfield, California

Facility Information

Basic Information
Identifier BFL
Name Bakersfield Tower
Leveli Level 6
Type Tower and Approach Control
Service Area Western
District Los Angeles
Contact Information
Phone Number 661-399-3531
Address 1547 Boughton Dr
Bakersfield, CA 93308
Hours of Operationi 0600-2300
⚠️ 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 Bakersfield Tower
Career Leveli Hourly Min. Hourly Max. Salary Min. Salary Max.i
CPC $42.11 $56.85 $87,881 $118,637
D3 $38.04 $42.11 $79,381 $87,881
D2 $33.96 $38.04 $70,880 $79,381
AG $25.82 $25.82 $53,883 $53,883
Includes everything except premium pay.
Bakersfield Tower Pay Factors
Facility Leveli Level 6
Locality Area Los Angeles
Locality Payi 32.41%

Staffing and Training

Staffing Information, July 2020
CPC Targeti 22 CPCs
CPCs on Boardi 20 CPCs
Current Number of Trainees 6 trainees
Current Staffing Leveli 86%
Projected Staffing Leveli 108%
Training Information, July 2020
Average Training Timei 1.70 years
Training Success Ratei 79%
Travel Days from Academyi 3 days