DSM - Des Moines Tower

FAA Control Tower and Approach Control in Des Moines, Iowa

Facility Information

Basic Information
Identifier DSM
Name Des Moines Tower
Leveli Level 7
Type Tower and Approach Control
Service Area Central
District Northern Planes
Contact Information
Phone Number 515-974-8010
Address 3000 McKinley Ave
Des Moines, IA 50321
Hours of Operationi 0000-2359 (always open)

Salary Information

2018 Pay Table for Des Moines Tower
Career Leveli Hourly Min. Hourly Max. Salary Min. Salary Max.i
CPC $38.97 $52.61 $81,328 $109,792
D3 $34.63 $38.97 $72,279 $81,328
D2 $30.30 $34.63 $63,229 $72,279
AG $21.62 $21.62 $45,127 $45,127
Includes everything except premium pay.
Des Moines Tower Pay Factors
Facility Leveli Level 7
Locality Area Rest of U.S.
Locality Payi 15.37%

Staffing and Training

Staffing Information, April 2018
CPC Targeti 22 CPCs
CPCs on Boardi 19 CPCs
Current Number of Trainees 7 trainees
Current Staffing Leveli 86%
Projected Staffing Leveli 85%
Training Information, April 2018
Average Training Timei 2.19 years
Training Success Ratei 74%
Travel Days from Academyi 2 days