LAX - Los Angeles Tower

FAA Control Tower in Los Angeles, California

Facility Information

Basic Information
Identifier LAX
Name Los Angeles Tower
Leveli Level 12
Type Tower
Service Area Western
District Los Angeles
Contact Information
Phone Number 310-342-4900
Address 245 World Way N
Los Angeles, CA 90045
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 Los Angeles Tower
Career Leveli Hourly Min. Hourly Max. Salary Min. Salary Max.i
CPC $76.62 $100.50 $159,906 $209,745
D3 $64.31 $76.62 $134,225 $159,906
D2 $52.01 $64.31 $108,545 $134,225
D1 $39.70 $52.01 $82,862 $108,545
AG $27.40 $27.40 $57,179 $57,179
Includes everything except premium pay.
Los Angeles Tower Pay Factors
Facility Leveli Level 12
Locality Area Los Angeles
Locality Payi 32.41%
Controller Incentive Pay (CIP)i 8.10%

Staffing and Training

Staffing Information, July 2020
CPC Targeti 49 CPCs
CPCs on Boardi 42 CPCs
Current Number of Trainees 15 trainees
Current Staffing Leveli 86%
Projected Staffing Leveli 96%
Training Information, July 2020
Average Training Timei 1.52 years
Training Success Ratei 54%
Travel Days from Academyi 3 days