FAI - Fairbanks Tower

FAA Control Tower and Approach Control in Fairbanks, Alaska

Facility Information

Basic Information
Identifier FAI
Name Fairbanks Tower
Leveli Level 7
Type Tower and Approach Control
Service Area Western
District Alaska
Contact Information
Phone Number 907-474-0050
Address 3800 University Ave S
Fairbanks, AK 99709
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 Fairbanks Tower
Career Leveli Hourly Min. Hourly Max. Salary Min. Salary Max.i
CPC $49.38 $66.67 $103,062 $139,133
D3 $43.89 $49.38 $91,596 $103,062
D2 $38.39 $43.89 $80,126 $91,596
AG $27.40 $27.40 $57,187 $57,187
Includes everything except premium pay.
Fairbanks Tower Pay Factors
Facility Leveli Level 7
Locality Area Alaska
Locality Payi 29.67%
Controller Incentive Pay (CIP)i 8.00%
Cost of Living Adjustment (COLA)i 2.86% (tax-free)

Staffing and Training

Staffing Information, July 2020
CPC Targeti 22 CPCs
CPCs on Boardi 17 CPCs
Current Number of Trainees 8 trainees
Current Staffing Leveli 77%
Projected Staffing Leveli 96%
Training Information, July 2020
Average Training Timei 1.46 years
Training Success Ratei 59%
Travel Days from Academyi 9 days