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Airfield Operations Specialists


Make sure that flights take off and land safely.

Airfield Operations Specialists are responsible for making sure airplanes take off and land safely. They may coordinate communication between air traffic control and maintenance workers. They may implement safety procedures, or monitor flight records.

Wages $25.40 per hour on average  
Outlook Statewide data not available
Education & Training High School or less is needed for entry.
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