CRQ - Palomar Tower

FAA Control Tower in Carlsbad, California

Facility Information

Basic Information
Identifier CRQ
Name Palomar Tower
Leveli Level 6
Type Tower
Service Area Western
District Los Angeles
Contact Information
Phone Number 760-438-4969
Address 2200 Palomar Airport Rd
Carlsbad, CA 92010
Hours of Operationi 0700-2200
⚠️ 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 Palomar Tower
Career Leveli Hourly Min. Hourly Max. Salary Min. Salary Max.i
CPC $43.53 $58.76 $90,841 $122,633
D3 $39.32 $43.53 $82,055 $90,841
D2 $35.11 $39.32 $73,268 $82,055
AG $26.69 $26.69 $55,698 $55,698
Includes everything except premium pay.
Palomar Tower Pay Factors
Facility Leveli Level 6
Locality Area San Diego
Locality Payi 29.77%
Controller Incentive Pay (CIP)i 7.10%

Staffing and Training

Staffing Information, July 2020
CPC Targeti 11 CPCs
CPCs on Boardi 11 CPCs
Current Number of Trainees 1 trainees
Current Staffing Leveli 100%
Projected Staffing Leveli 105%
Training Information, July 2020
Average Training Timei 0.93 years
Training Success Ratei 81%
Travel Days from Academyi 3 days