CHS - Charleston Tower

FAA Control Tower and Approach Control in Charleston, South Carolina

Facility Information

Basic Information
Identifier CHS
Name Charleston Tower
Leveli Level 8
Type Tower and Approach Control
Service Area Eastern
District Jacksonville
Contact Information
Phone Number 843-414-2800
Address 5775 S Aviation Ave
Charleston, SC 29406
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 Charleston Tower
Career Leveli Hourly Min. Hourly Max. Salary Min. Salary Max.i
CPC $45.02 $60.78 $93,966 $126,854
D3 $39.42 $45.02 $82,270 $93,966
D2 $33.82 $39.42 $70,574 $82,270
AG $22.61 $22.61 $47,185 $47,185
Includes everything except premium pay.
Charleston Tower Pay Factors
Facility Leveli Level 8
Locality Area Rest of U.S.
Locality Payi 15.95%

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 91%
Projected Staffing Leveli 101%
Training Information, July 2020
Average Training Timei 2.19 years
Training Success Ratei 81%
Travel Days from Academyi 3 days