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Airplane Dispatchers


Dispatcher salaries vary greatly among airlines. According to, in May 2019 flight dispatchers earned an average of $49,719 annually. The lowest 10% made less than $32,000 per year, while the top 10% had annual salaries of more than $91,000. According to the Airline Dispatchers Federation, new hires with major airlines typically start out around $60,000 annually, while senior dispatchers may earn $150,000.

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