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Employers of Aviation Management majors in PA

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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Philadelphia International Airport
City of Philadelphia
Aviation Dept
Air Wisconsin Airlines LLC
Allegheny County Airport Authority
Keystone Helicopter Holdings, Inc.
Dallas Airmotive, Inc.
American Airlines, Inc
AMERICAN AIRLINES, INC
Lehigh-Northampton Airport Authority
Lehigh Valley Intl Arprt
Cli Transport, LP
Cinvenience Management
Federal Express Corporation
Fedex
Pilot Air Freight, LLC
Pilot Freight Services
Menzies Aviation (texas), Inc.
Airline Services
Federal Express Corporation
Fedex
Worldwide Flight Services Inc
Susquehanna Area Regional Airport Authority
HARRISBURG INTERNATIONAL AIRPO
Encompass Aviation, LLC
Allegheny County Airport Authority
Pittsburgh International Arprt
Frank Air Inc
L.J. Associates, Inc.
L J Aviation
Center For Emergency Medicine of Western Pennsylvania
Stat Medevac
Federal Aviation Administration
Airport Traffic Control Tower
Piedmont Airlines, Inc.
Republic Airways Holdings Inc.
Republic Airlines
Federal Aviation Administration
System Support Center
Federal Aviation Administration
Airport Traffic Control Tower
Federal Aviation Administration
System Support Center
Federal Aviation Administration
System Support Center
Federal Aviation Administration
Airport Traffic Control Tower
New World Aviation Inc.
Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics
Federal Aviation Administration
Automated Flight Service Stn
Voyager Jet Center LLC
American Airlines, Inc.
American Airlines
Mecaer Aviation Group Inc
Mag
Keystone Turbine Services, LLC
Kts
Chester County Aviation, Inc.
Jet Direct Aviation
Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport
Westmoreland County Airport Authority
Arnold Palmer Regional Airport
Federal Aviation Administration
Automated Flight Service Stn
Diamond Cargo Express, LLC
Sensenich Propeller Service, Inc.
Aero National Inc
Millennium Aviation, Inc.
Marc Fruchter Aviation
Mecaer Aviation Group Inc.
S.E.I. of America
Federal Aviation Administration
Airport Traffic Control Tower
Center For Emergency Medicine of Western Pennsylvania
Center For Emergency Medicine
Atlantic Aviation Holding Corporation
Atlantic Aviation Services
Atlantic Aviation Holding Corporation
Johnson Controls
United States Steel Corp
U. S. Steel
M.A.G. Inc.
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