Compare Delta Air Lines vs Southwest Airlines BETA

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

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Southwest Airlines

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 2692 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.3
(based on 1861 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.0
Career Opportunities
4.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.7
Work-life balance
3.8
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.7
Senior Management
3.8
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.1
Culture & Values
4.4
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Delta Air Lines Ceo Ed Bastian
89%
89%Ed Bastian
CEO Approval
Southwest Airlines Ceo Gary C. Kelly
91%
91%Gary C. Kelly
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
87%
% Recommend to a friend
82%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
80%
Positive Business Outlook
82%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Passenger Sales Agent1 Salaries
£32,372/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Agency Cashier1 Salaries
£40,000/yr

What Employees Say

Pros
Pros
"Flight benefits"(in 524 reviews)
"Travel benefits"(in 264 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 215 reviews)
"Flight benefits"(in 168 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Full time"(in 129 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 78 reviews)
Cons
"Mandatory overtime"(in 91 reviews)
"No cons"(in 57 reviews)
Featured Review
"PA"14 Mar 2017

Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at Delta Air Lines full-time for more than 10 years

Pros

very good benfits/friendly staff good company

Cons

too big you are only a number

"Best culture"13 Feb 2020

Former Intern - Anonymous Intern

I worked at Southwest Airlines

Pros

Best culture that I ve seen

Cons

Pay might be lower than other places

Job Postings