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Employers of Aviation Management majors in WV

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
Bombardier Services Corp
West Virginia Air Center
Federal Aviation Administration
Airport Traffic Control Tower
Tri-State Airport Authority
Tri-State Airport
Executive Air Terminal Inc
Kci Enterprises, Inc.
Kci Aviation
American Airlines, Inc.
US Airways
Federal Aviation Administration
Airport Traffic Control Tower
Engine & Airframe Solutions Worldwide, LLC
Federal Aviation Administration
Airport Traffic Control Tower
Federal Aviation Administration
Airport Traffic Control Tower
Federal Aviation Administration
System Support Center
Wood County Airport Authority (inc)
Mid-Ohio Valley Regional Arprt
Benedum Airport Authority
Rader's Aviation Inc
Federal Aviation Administration
System Support Center
The City of Morgantown
Morgantown Municipal Airport
Raleigh County Memorial Airport
Raleigh County Airport Auth
County of Greenbrier
Greenbrier Valley Airport
Air Evac Life Team Inc
Federal Aviation Administration
Flight Standards District Off
Potomac Highlands Airport Authority
Greater Cmbrland Rgional Arprt
Kci Enterprises, Inc.
United Parcel Service, Inc. (oh)
UPS
United Parcel Service, Inc. (oh)
UPS
Federal Aviation Administration
Airport Traffic Control Tower
Ohio County Commission
Ohio County Airport
Federal Aviation Administration
Airport Traffic Control Tower
Robert Newlon Airport, Inc.
Miller Field
P.W. Johnson Memorial Airport (75d)
Buckhannon-Upshur Airport Authority Inc.
T & T Air Charter LLC
Kanawha Regional Aviation Maintenance LLC
Jackson, County of (inc)
Jackson County Airport
Delta Air Lines, Inc.
Delta Airlines
Aviation Strategies LLC
A C Express, Inc.
Eastern W Virginia Regional Airport Authority
The Sylvanus Group LLC
Rapid Mat Group, The
Apogee Aeronautics, LLC
United States Fed Aviation
Hanlon Aviation Services
AAA Airline Reservation Center
Corporate Aviation Services
Lynn
Commut Air
Titus Field (70d)
Carr Airport (wv65)
Miller Aviation Reclaim Systems LLC
Merrys Pymatuning Airport (pa01)
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