Southwest Airlines Employee Reviews about "great benefits"

Updated Jan 16, 2021

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Southwest Airlines Chairman, President & CEO Gary C. Kelly
Gary C. Kelly
2,102 Ratings
Pros
  • "great benefits and competitive pay(in 258 reviews)

  • "Perks- 401k match, Employee Stock Purchase Plan, Flight benefits(in 191 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Mandatory overtime, working in inclement weather(in 97 reviews)

  • "you start at low pay but with time you can make some bank(in 59 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Amazing Company

      Jan 13, 2021 - Cusomer Service Representative in Phoenix, AZ
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great benefits, flexible schedule, and awesome pay.

      Cons

      Airline work can be very unpredictable!

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    2. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Fun luving attitude

      Jan 13, 2021 - Customer Service Representative 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great benefits, flexible, easy to trade

      Cons

      not that many cons but they are really strict about time management

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    3. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Most Loved Airline

      Jan 12, 2021 - Flight Attendant 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      great benefits and competitive pay

      Cons

      a lot of time away from home..

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    4. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Best Company

      Jan 11, 2021 - Retired in Fort Lauderdale, FL
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Fun place to work Growth opportunities Family like establishments Great benefits

      Cons

      None I can think of

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    5. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Best Company I've ever worked for

      Jan 9, 2021 - Quality Control Supervisor in Orlando, FL
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Employee Centric Culture; Good Pay; Great Benefits including Health, matching 401k, profit sharing, flight benefits, etc.

      Cons

      Airlines are 24/7/365 operations, so depending on the position, the hours / days off may be unattractive.

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    6. 5.0
      Current Employee

      GreatCompany.

      Jan 7, 2021 - Flight Attendant in Dallas, TX
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great Benefits, 401K. Flexibly to basically create my own schedule.

      Cons

      I don't have anything bad to say about working for Southwest Airlines.

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    7. 5.0
      Former Intern, less than 1 year

      Amazing company and culture! SWA for life!

      Jan 5, 2021 - Analyst Intern in Dallas, TX
      Recommend
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      Pros

      One of the best culture I have been part of. Absolutely amazing team and colleagues. Great benefits and a great internship program.

      Cons

      Pay could be better but for an intern it was sufficient.

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    8. 4.0
      Current Employee

      flight attendant

      Jan 16, 2021 - Flight Attendant in Pasadena, CA
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great benefits, flexible schedule, competitive pay

      Cons

      Since you only work three days a week, you need to pick up extra shifts

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    9. 5.0
      Current Employee

      MRO

      Jan 4, 2021 - Operations Manager in Goodyear, AZ
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great benefits, great perks, great overall company

      Cons

      an airline is never closed...

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    10. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Best Airline to work for!!!

      Dec 31, 2020 - Customer Service Representative (CSR) 
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great benefits such as 401k, profit sharing medical and dental.

      Cons

      pay is low at the beginning after a few yrs you will make decent amount of money

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