Compare Alaska Airlines vs Virgin America BETA

See how working at Alaska Airlines vs. Virgin America 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 Alaska Airlines vs. Virgin America. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Alaska Airlines

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Virgin America

Employee Ratings

  • Alaska Airlines scored higher in 5 areas: Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Virgin America scored higher in 3 areas: Overall Rating, Work-life balance and Culture & Values.
  • Both tied in 1 area: % Recommend to a friend.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 560 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 332 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.5
Career Opportunities
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Alaska Airlines employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than Virgin America employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.4
Work-life balance
3.5
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Senior Management
3.2
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Culture & Values
4.2
Virgin America employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than Alaska Airlines employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Alaska Airlines Ceo Bradley D. Tilden
86%
86%Bradley D. Tilden
Alaska Airlines employees rated their CEO Approval 36% higher than Virgin America employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Virgin America Ceo C. David Cush
50%
50%C. David Cush
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
74%
% Recommend to a friend
74%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
60%
Alaska Airlines employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 18% higher than Virgin America employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
42%

Salaries

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What Employees Say

  • Alaska Airlines had 60 more reviews than Virgin America that mentioned "Flight benefits" as a Pro.
  • Alaska Airlines had 32 more reviews than Virgin America that mentioned "Travel benefits" as a Pro.
  • Alaska Airlines had 11 more reviews than Virgin America that mentioned "Low pay" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Flight benefits"(in 104 reviews)
"Travel benefits"(in 59 reviews)
Pros
"Flight benefits"(in 44 reviews)
"Travel benefits"(in 27 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low pay"(in 34 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 18 reviews)
Cons
"Low pay"(in 23 reviews)
"Alaska airlines"(in 17 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Ramp Service Agent

I worked at Alaska Airlines full-time for more than a year

Pros

Flexible Hours, Benefits, Good Values

Cons

To make a living, long hours are required

Former Employee - Customer Service

I worked at Virgin America full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Best company I've ever worked for

Cons

They are no longer around

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