Salary for Airfield Operations Specialists

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Also known as:  Aviation Operations Specialist, Flight Operations Coordinator

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Airfield operations specialists ensure that commercial and military aircraft take off and land safely. This job is not usually dangerous, but it does require that workers stand for long periods of time. These positions usually require vocational training, an associate's degree or related work in order for an applicant to be considered. Once hired, a new employee will need up to two years of formal training before beginning work.

A Airfield Operations Specialist gets a salary of between $28,660 to $98,770 based on education and experience. can get an average compensation of fifty-eight thousand three hundred and sixty dollars on an annual basis.

are compensated highest in Nevada, where they can earn compensation, on average, of near $80,640. People holding these jobs receive the highest salary in Manufacturing, where they earn salary pay of $80,120.

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SALARY TREND

The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 40.43 percent nationwide in that time.

INDUSTRIES

Airfield Operations Specialists tend to make the most in the following industries:

Manufacturing
$80,120
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$62,070
Public Administration
$57,010
Transportation and Warehousing
$55,620
Administrative, Support and Waste Management Services
$53,590
Educational Services
$43,710

In general, they earn less within the industries below:

Educational Services
$43,710
Administrative, Support and Waste Management Services
$53,590
Transportation and Warehousing
$55,620
Public Administration
$57,010
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$62,070
Manufacturing
$80,120