DCA - Washington National Tower

FAA Control Tower in Washington, District of Columbia

Facility Information

Basic Information
Identifier DCA
Name Washington National Tower
Leveli Level 9
Type Tower
Service Area Eastern
District Washington
Contact Information
Phone Number 703-413-1530
Address 1 Aviation Circle
Washington, DC 20001
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 Washington National Tower
Career Leveli Hourly Min. Hourly Max. Salary Min. Salary Max.i
CPC $57.40 $77.49 $119,795 $161,723
D3 $49.57 $57.40 $103,459 $119,795
D2 $41.74 $49.57 $87,116 $103,459
D1 $33.92 $41.74 $70,782 $87,116
AG $26.09 $26.09 $54,440 $54,440
Includes everything except premium pay.
Washington National Tower Pay Factors
Facility Leveli Level 9
Locality Area Washington-Baltimore
Locality Payi 30.48%
Controller Incentive Pay (CIP)i 3.30%

Staffing and Training

Staffing Information, July 2020
CPC Targeti 28 CPCs
CPCs on Boardi 21 CPCs
Current Number of Trainees 6 trainees
Current Staffing Leveli 75%
Projected Staffing Leveli 93%
Training Information, July 2020
Average Training Timei 1.50 years
Training Success Ratei 96%
Travel Days from Academyi 3 days