Compare Southwest Airlines vs United Airlines BETA

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

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.3
(based on 1814 reviews)
4.0
(based on 2857 reviews)
Career Opportunities
4.3
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
4.0
Work-life balance
3.8
3.6
Senior Management
3.8
3.4
Culture & Values
4.4
3.8
CEO Approval
Southwest Airlines Ceo Gary C. Kelly
91%Gary C. Kelly
United Airlines Ceo Oscar Munoz
88%Oscar Munoz
% Recommend to a friend
84%
80%
Positive Business Outlook
83%
69%

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What Employees Say

Pros
"Great benefits"(in 211 reviews)
"Flight benefits"(in 166 reviews)
"Flight benefits"(in 418 reviews)
"Travel benefits"(in 279 reviews)
Cons
"Mandatory overtime"(in 85 reviews)
"No cons"(in 55 reviews)
"Flight attendants"(in 64 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 61 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great"10 Dec 2019

Current Employee - Operations Agent

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

Pros

Fun exciting and meeting new people

Cons

Always busy Not much time off

"Sales Intern"31 Mar 2019

Current Intern - Anonymous Intern

I have been working at United Airlines

Pros

Amazing experience to meet and interact with corporate executives. Being an intern gives you plenty of opportunities to travel for business and fun.

Cons

Corporate working environment with thousands of co-workers

Job Postings