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 Minneapolis
Contact Information
Phone Number 515-974-8010
Address 3000 McKinley Ave
Des Moines, IA 50321
Hours of Operationi 0000-2359 (always open)

Salary Information

2019 Pay Table for Des Moines Tower
Career Leveli Hourly Min. Hourly Max. Salary Min. Salary Max.i
CPC $39.62 $53.48 $82,681 $111,618
D3 $35.21 $39.62 $73,482 $82,681
D2 $30.80 $35.21 $64,280 $73,482
AG $21.98 $21.98 $45,878 $45,878
Includes everything except premium pay.
Des Moines Tower Pay Factors
Facility Leveli Level 7
Locality Area Rest of U.S.
Locality Payi 15.67%

Staffing and Training

Staffing Information, April 2019
CPC Targeti 22 CPCs
CPCs on Boardi 19 CPCs
Current Number of Trainees 11 trainees
Current Staffing Leveli 86%
Projected Staffing Leveli 100%
Training Information, April 2019
Average Training Timei 2.17 years
Training Success Ratei 75%
Travel Days from Academyi 2 days