Compare American Airlines vs Spirit Airlines BETA

See how Spirit Airlines vs. American Airlines compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 2691 reviews)
3.8
(based on 383 reviews)
Career Opportunities
3.5
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
3.7
Work-life balance
3.3
3.6
Senior Management
2.8
3.1
Culture & Values
3.3
3.7
CEO Approval
American Airlines Ceo Doug Parker
56%Doug Parker
Spirit Airlines Ceo Ted Christie
85%Ted Christie
% Recommend to a friend
69%
78%
Positive Business Outlook
51%
66%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Service Representative1 Salaries
€20,138/yr
Cabin Crew1 Salaries
€2,006/mo
There are no salaries matching this company.

What Employees Say

Pros
"Flight benefits"(in 445 reviews)
"Travel benefits"(in 266 reviews)
"Flight benefits"(in 48 reviews)
"Travel benefits"(in 33 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 79 reviews)
"Passengers"(in 53 reviews)
"Airline"(in 21 reviews)
"Low pay"(in 17 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Customer Service

I have been working at American Airlines part-time for more than 10 years

Pros

Free flights, career development, huge network

Cons

Because the company is so large consistency in different departments can be lacking

Current Employee - Flight Attendant

I have been working at Spirit Airlines full-time for less than a year

Pros

Great coworkers and flight benefits

Cons

Not a lot of trips while on reserve

Job Postings