SMO - Santa Monica Tower

FAA Control Tower in Santa Monica, California

Facility Information

Basic Information
Identifier SMO
Name Santa Monica Tower
Leveli Level 5
Type Tower
Service Area Western
District Los Angeles
Contact Information
Phone Number 310-398-1525
Address 3300 Donald Douglas Loop N
Santa Monica, CA 90405
Hours of Operationi 0700-2100
⚠️ 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 Santa Monica Tower
Career Leveli Hourly Min. Hourly Max. Salary Min. Salary Max.i
CPC $40.98 $55.33 $85,533 $115,469
D3 $37.68 $40.98 $78,637 $85,533
AG $27.77 $27.77 $57,952 $57,952
Includes everything except premium pay.
Santa Monica Tower Pay Factors
Facility Leveli Level 5
Locality Area Los Angeles
Locality Payi 32.41%
Controller Incentive Pay (CIP)i 10.00%

Staffing and Training

Staffing Information, July 2020
CPC Targeti 15 CPCs
CPCs on Boardi 13 CPCs
Current Number of Trainees 2 trainees
Current Staffing Leveli 87%
Projected Staffing Leveli 88%
Training Information, July 2020
Average Training Timei 0.82 years
Training Success Ratei 74%
Travel Days from Academyi 3 days