MDW - Midway Tower

FAA Control Tower in Chicago, Illinois

Facility Information

Basic Information
Identifier MDW
Name Midway Tower
Leveli Level 8
Type Tower
Service Area Central
District Chicago
Contact Information
Phone Number 773-884-3670
Address 6200 S Laramie Ave
Chicago, IL 60638
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 Midway Tower
Career Leveli Hourly Min. Hourly Max. Salary Min. Salary Max.i
CPC $53.04 $71.60 $110,693 $149,435
D3 $46.44 $53.04 $96,915 $110,693
D2 $39.84 $46.44 $83,137 $96,915
AG $26.63 $26.63 $55,584 $55,584
Includes everything except premium pay.
Midway Tower Pay Factors
Facility Leveli Level 8
Locality Area Chicago
Locality Payi 28.59%
Controller Incentive Pay (CIP)i 8.00%

Staffing and Training

Staffing Information, July 2020
CPC Targeti 22 CPCs
CPCs on Boardi 19 CPCs
Current Number of Trainees 3 trainees
Current Staffing Leveli 86%
Projected Staffing Leveli 91%
Training Information, July 2020
Average Training Timei 1.20 years
Training Success Ratei 85%
Travel Days from Academyi 2 days