PHL - Philadelphia Tower

FAA Control Tower and Approach Control in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Facility Information

Basic Information
Identifier PHL
Name Philadelphia Tower
Leveli Level 11
Type Tower and Approach Control
Service Area Eastern
District New York
Contact Information
Phone Number 215-492-4100
Address 15 Hog Island Rd
Philadelphia, PA 19153
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 Philadelphia Tower
Career Leveli Hourly Min. Hourly Max. Salary Min. Salary Max.i
CPC $67.06 $90.54 $139,965 $188,955
D3 $56.59 $67.06 $118,113 $139,965
D2 $46.12 $56.59 $96,261 $118,113
D1 $35.65 $46.12 $74,405 $96,261
AG $25.18 $25.18 $52,552 $52,552
Includes everything except premium pay.
Philadelphia Tower Pay Factors
Facility Leveli Level 11
Locality Area Philadelphia
Locality Payi 26.04%
Controller Incentive Pay (CIP)i 3.10%

Staffing and Training

Staffing Information, July 2020
CPC Targeti 72 CPCs
CPCs on Boardi 61 CPCs
Current Number of Trainees 14 trainees
Current Staffing Leveli 83%
Projected Staffing Leveli 92%
Training Information, July 2020
Average Training Timei 2.11 years
Training Success Ratei 81%
Travel Days from Academyi 4 days