Compare Virgin Atlantic vs Norwegian Air Shuttle BETA

See how working at Virgin Atlantic vs. Norwegian Air Shuttle 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 Virgin Atlantic vs. Norwegian Air Shuttle. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Virgin Atlantic

Employee Ratings

  • Norwegian Air Shuttle scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 784 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 394 reviews)
Norwegian Air Shuttle employees rated their Overall Rating 0.7 higher than Virgin Atlantic employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.0
Career Opportunities
3.8
Norwegian Air Shuttle employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.8 higher than Virgin Atlantic employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Work-life balance
4.0
Norwegian Air Shuttle employees rated their Work-life balance 0.8 higher than Virgin Atlantic employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
Senior Management
3.5
Norwegian Air Shuttle employees rated their Senior Management 0.5 higher than Virgin Atlantic employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.5
Culture & Values
4.2
Norwegian Air Shuttle employees rated their Culture & Values 0.7 higher than Virgin Atlantic employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Virgin Atlantic Ceo Shai Weiss
66%
66%Shai Weiss
CEO Approval
Norwegian Air Shuttle Ceo Geir Karlsen
79%
79%Geir Karlsen
Norwegian Air Shuttle employees rated their CEO Approval 13% higher than Virgin Atlantic employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
57%
% Recommend to a friend
76%
Norwegian Air Shuttle employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 18% higher than Virgin Atlantic employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
42%
Positive Business Outlook
48%
Norwegian Air Shuttle employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 6% higher than Virgin Atlantic employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, Virgin Atlantic salaries averaged £13,922 higher than Norwegian Air Shuttle.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Cabin Crew Member16 Salaries
£19,252/yr
Manager13 Salaries
£54,217/yr
Customer Service Representative13 Salaries
£21,500/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Cabin Crew Member11 Salaries
£1,684/mo
Manager1 Salaries
£45,062/yr
Outbound Call Center Representative1 Salaries
£6,456/mo

What Employees Say

  • "Great people" was the most mentioned Pro at Virgin Atlantic.
  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Norwegian Air Shuttle.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Virgin Atlantic.
  • "Airlines" was the most mentioned Con at Norwegian Air Shuttle.
Pros
Pros
"Great people"(in 35 reviews)
"Travel benefits"(in 33 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 26 reviews)
"Good salary"(in 18 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 20 reviews)
"Cabin crew"(in 12 reviews)
Cons
"Airlines"(in 17 reviews)
"Roster"(in 13 reviews)
Featured Review
"Crew"11 Jun 2022

Current Employee - Cabin Crew

I have been working at Virgin Atlantic full-time for more than 8 years

Pros

Great destinations, great friends for life, good benefits and staff travel, really cares for customers, excellence in providing service

Cons

Long hours, body getting used to jet lag, less days off and shorter trips till things go back to normal

Former Employee - Cabin Crew

I worked at Norwegian Air Shuttle full-time

Pros

Great training Comfy uniform Get to see lots of places

Cons

Recruitment was provided by an agency rather than the airline The went into admin

Job Postings

Virgin Atlantic has 4 more recently posted open jobs than Norwegian Air Shuttle.
Recent Jobs
Recent Jobs
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