Compare SkyWest Airlines vs Virgin America BETA

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

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Virgin America

Employee Ratings

  • SkyWest Airlines scored higher in 5 areas: Career Opportunities, Senior Management, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 4 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance and Culture & Values.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 737 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 332 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.9
SkyWest Airlines employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.5 higher than Virgin America employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.6
Work-life balance
3.6
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.7
SkyWest Airlines employees rated their Senior Management 0.5 higher than Virgin America employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.2
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.2
Culture & Values
4.2
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
SkyWest Airlines Ceo Chip Childs
90%
90%Chip Childs
SkyWest Airlines employees rated their CEO Approval 39% higher than Virgin America employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Virgin America Ceo C. David Cush
51%
51%C. David Cush
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
87%
SkyWest Airlines employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 13% higher than Virgin America employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
74%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
66%
SkyWest Airlines employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 23% higher than Virgin America employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
43%

Salaries

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What Employees Say

  • SkyWest Airlines had 121 more reviews than Virgin America that mentioned "Flight benefits" as a Pro.
  • SkyWest Airlines had 39 more reviews than Virgin America that mentioned "Travel benefits" as a Pro.
  • SkyWest Airlines had 52 more reviews than Virgin America that mentioned "Low pay" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Flight benefits"(in 165 reviews)
"Travel benefits"(in 66 reviews)
Pros
"Flight benefits"(in 44 reviews)
"Travel benefits"(in 27 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low pay"(in 75 reviews)
"Flight attendants"(in 27 reviews)
Cons
"Low pay"(in 23 reviews)
"Alaska airlines"(in 17 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - First Officer

I worked at SkyWest Airlines full-time

Pros

Company is one of the most stable and well-run in a very unstable sector.

Cons

Pay is not amazing and schedule can be difficult.

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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