PWK - Palwaukee Tower

FAA Control Tower in Wheeling, Illinois

Facility Information

Basic Information
Identifier PWK
Name Palwaukee Tower
Leveli Level 5
Type Tower
Service Area Central
District Chicago
Contact Information
Phone Number 847-229-6000
Address 1060 S Milwaukee Ave
Wheeling, IL 60090
Hours of Operationi 0600-2200 MON-FRI
0700-2200 SAT-SUN
⚠️ 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 Palwaukee Tower
Career Leveli Hourly Min. Hourly Max. Salary Min. Salary Max.i
CPC $39.88 $53.84 $83,239 $112,372
D3 $36.67 $39.88 $76,528 $83,239
AG $27.02 $27.02 $56,398 $56,398
Includes everything except premium pay.
Palwaukee Tower Pay Factors
Facility Leveli Level 5
Locality Area Chicago
Locality Payi 28.59%
Controller Incentive Pay (CIP)i 10.00%

Staffing and Training

Staffing Information, July 2020
CPC Targeti 11 CPCs
CPCs on Boardi 11 CPCs
Current Number of Trainees 0 trainees
Current Staffing Leveli 100%
Projected Staffing Leveli 95%
Training Information, July 2020
Average Training Timei 0.98 years
Training Success Ratei 92%
Travel Days from Academyi 2 days