LFT - Lafayette Tower

FAA Control Tower and Approach Control in Lafayette, Louisiana

Facility Information

Basic Information
Identifier LFT
Name Lafayette Tower
Leveli Level 5
Type Tower and Approach Control
Service Area Central
District Houston
Contact Information
Phone Number 337-234-4935
Address 220 Tower Dr
Lafayette, LA 70508
Hours of Operationi 0530-2230
⚠️ 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 Lafayette Tower
Career Leveli Hourly Min. Hourly Max. Salary Min. Salary Max.i
CPC $33.37 $45.05 $69,641 $94,015
D3 $30.68 $33.37 $64,026 $69,641
AG $22.61 $22.61 $47,185 $47,185
Includes everything except premium pay.
Lafayette Tower Pay Factors
Facility Leveli Level 5
Locality Area Rest of U.S.
Locality Payi 15.95%

Staffing and Training

Staffing Information, July 2020
CPC Targeti 22 CPCs
CPCs on Boardi 18 CPCs
Current Number of Trainees 6 trainees
Current Staffing Leveli 82%
Projected Staffing Leveli 91%
Training Information, July 2020
Average Training Timei 1.74 years
Training Success Ratei 89%
Travel Days from Academyi 2 days