ZAU - Chicago ARTCC

FAA Enroute Center in Aurora, Illinois

Facility Information

Basic Information
Identifier ZAU
Name Chicago ARTCC
Leveli Level 12
Type Enroute Center
Service Area Central
District Chicago
Contact Information
Phone Number 630 906-8200
Address 619 W New Indian Trail Rd
Aurora, IL 60506
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 Chicago ARTCC
Career Leveli Hourly Min. Hourly Max. Salary Min. Salary Max.i
CPC $72.90 $98.29 $152,145 $205,135
D3 $61.19 $72.90 $127,710 $152,145
D2 $49.49 $61.19 $103,277 $127,710
D1 $37.78 $49.49 $78,840 $103,277
AG $26.07 $26.07 $54,404 $54,404
Includes everything except premium pay.
Chicago ARTCC Pay Factors
Facility Leveli Level 12
Locality Area Chicago
Locality Payi 28.59%
Controller Incentive Pay (CIP)i 5.10%

Staffing and Training

Staffing Information, July 2020
CPC Targeti 321 CPCs
CPCs on Boardi 275 CPCs
Current Number of Trainees 84 trainees
Current Staffing Leveli 85%
Projected Staffing Leveli 93%
Training Information, July 2020
Average Training Timei 2.53 years
Training Success Ratei 88%
Travel Days from Academyi 2 days