Compare Southwest Airlines vs JetBlue BETA

See how working at Southwest Airlines vs. JetBlue compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at Southwest Airlines vs. JetBlue. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Southwest Airlines

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JetBlue

Employee Ratings

  • Southwest Airlines scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.4
(based on 1946 reviews)
Southwest Airlines employees rated their Overall Rating 0.5 higher than JetBlue employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 1239 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.2
Southwest Airlines employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.6 higher than JetBlue employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
Southwest Airlines employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.8 higher than JetBlue employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.9
Work-life balance
3.7
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.9
Southwest Airlines employees rated their Senior Management 0.8 higher than JetBlue employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.4
Southwest Airlines employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than JetBlue employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.9
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Southwest Airlines Ceo Gary C. Kelly
93%
93%Gary C. Kelly
Southwest Airlines employees rated their CEO Approval 16% higher than JetBlue employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
JetBlue Ceo Robin Hayes
77%
77%Robin Hayes
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
86%
Southwest Airlines employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 11% higher than JetBlue employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
75%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
75%
Southwest Airlines employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 22% higher than JetBlue employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
53%

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What Employees Say

  • JetBlue had 45 more reviews than Southwest Airlines that mentioned "Flight benefits" as a Pro.
  • "Mandatory overtime" was the most mentioned Con at Southwest Airlines.
  • "Crewmembers" was the most mentioned Con at JetBlue.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 226 reviews)
"Flight benefits"(in 173 reviews)
Pros
"Flight benefits"(in 218 reviews)
"Travel benefits"(in 98 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Mandatory overtime"(in 95 reviews)
"No cons"(in 61 reviews)
Cons
"Crewmembers"(in 49 reviews)
"Airlines"(in 43 reviews)
Featured Review
"LUV"3 Aug 2020

Current Employee - Ramp Agent

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

Pros

Stable airline with a strong balance sheet. Great flight, health and retirement benefits. Encouraged to grow with company.

Cons

Nothing. I just wished others would appreciate this company more and put in more effort to their work.

Advice to Management

Try to be more uniform with your policies procedures and training.

"Great Place"2 Aug 2020

Current Employee - Maintenance Tech

I have been working at JetBlue full-time for more than a year

Pros

Great people ,organization and truly cares about its people

Cons

none at the moment can't answer.

Advice to Management

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