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Employers of Aviation Management majors in MD

Air traffic controllers coordinate the movement of air traffic to ensure that aircraft stay safe distances apart. Air traffic controllers work in control towers, approach control facilities, or route centers. Their work can be stressful because total concentration is required at all times. Night, weekend, and rotating shifts are common. To become an air traffic controller, a person must be a U.S. citizen, pass medical and background checks, achieve a qualifying score on the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) pre-employment test, and complete a training course at the FAA Academy. The median annual wage for air traffic controllers was $122,530 in May 2012. Employment of air traffic controllers is projected to show little or no change from 2012 to 2022. Most employment opportunities will result from the need to replace workers who retire or leave the occupation. Job opportunities will be best for applicants with an air traffic management degree from an FAA-certified school or have an air traffic control background.

Air Traffic Controllers

Air traffic controllers coordinate the movement of air traffic to ensure that aircraft stay safe distances apart. Air traffic controllers work in control towers, approach control facilities, or route centers. They control air traffic on and within vicinity of airport and movement of air traffic between altitude sectors and control centers according to established procedures and policies. Authorize, regulate, and control commercial airline flights according to government or company regulations to expedite and ensure flight safety. Their work can be stressful because total concentration is required at all times. Night, weekend, and rotating shifts are common. To become an air traffic controller, a person must be a U.S. citizen, pass medical and background checks, achieve a qualifying score on the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) pre-employment test, and complete a training course at the FAA Academy. The median annual wage for air traffic controllers was $124,540 in May 2017. Employment of air traffic controllers is projected to grow 3 percent from 2016 to 2016, slower than the average for all occupations. Competition for air traffic controller jobs is expected to be very strong, with many people applying for a relatively small number of jobs.

Aircraft Cargo Handling Supervisors

Supervise and coordinate the activities of ground crew in the loading, unloading, securing, and staging of aircraft cargo or baggage. May determine the quantity and orientation of cargo and compute aircraft center of gravity. May accompany aircraft as member of flight crew and monitor and handle cargo in flight, and assist and brief passengers on safety and emergency procedures. Includes loadmasters. The median annual wage for air cargo handling supervisors was $48,150 in May 2017.

Airfield Operations Specialists

Ensure the safe takeoff and landing of commercial and military aircraft. Duties include coordination between air-traffic control and maintenance personnel; dispatching; using airfield landing and navigational aids; implementing airfield safety procedures; monitoring and maintaining flight records; and applying knowledge of weather information. The median annual wage for airfield operations specialists was $52,360 in May 2017.

Cargo and Freight Agents

Expedite and route movement of incoming and outgoing cargo and freight shipments in airline, train, and trucking terminals, and shipping docks. Take orders from customers and arrange pickup of freight and cargo for delivery to loading platform. Prepare and examine bills of lading to determine shipping charges and tariffs. The median annual wage for cargo and freight agents was $41,820 in May 2017.

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Company City State
Maryland Aviation Administration
Maryland Aviation Administration
Baltimre-Washington Intl Arprt
Southwest Airlines Co.
Southwest Airlines
Piedmont Airlines, Inc.
American Eagle
United Airlines, Inc.
United
Signature Flight Support Corporation
American Airlines, Inc.
US Airways
Maryland Aviation Administration
Bui Airport
Lear Siegler Logistics International, Inc.
Djh Enterprises Vii, LLC
Merry Maids 462 1052
Federal Aviation Administration
System Support Center
Avdyne Aeroservices, LLC
Avdyne Aeroservices, LLC
89th Maintenance Group
Federal Aviation Administration
Airport Traffic Control Tower
The City of Frederick
Freight Management Services, Inc.
Global Logistics Support LLC
L3 Doss Aviation, Inc.
Royal Aircraft Services, LLC
Jra Executive Air
Unicorn Transportation Inc
Starkey Aviation Corporation
Freeway Airport Inc
Freeway Aviation
Airtec, Inc.
Just Plane Clean, Inc.
Brett Aviation
Rider Jet Center, Inc.
National Door Service, Inc.
Coastal Air Handling & Consolidation, Inc.
Air Repair, Inc
World Duty Free Group
Bay Land Aviation Inc
Westair Aviation, Inc.
Westair Hangars
Boykin Transport Incorporated
Federal Aviation Administration
Airport Traffic Control Tower
The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission
College Park Airport
Bell Airport (md12)
Reids Enterprise Service
Executive Flight Solutions LLC
Easton Jet Service Inc
Asig
Dyn Corp Intl Inc
Tipton Airport Authority
Mayor and City Council of Ocean City
Ocean City Airport
Caribbean Cargo, D.C., LLC
County of Talbot
Easton Newman Field
A & T Janitorial Services LLC
Chesapeake Aviation Service Inc
Black, Sheneva
Jetblue Airways Corporation
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