Southwest Airlines Employee Reviews about "flight benefits"

Updated Jan 11, 2021

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Southwest Airlines Chairman, President & CEO Gary C. Kelly
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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, more than 1 year

      A company that truly cares!

      Jan 11, 2021 - Recruiter 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Perks- 401k match, Employee Stock Purchase Plan, Flight benefits. Management empowers you to work hard and contribute to the team. No furloughs!

      Cons

      Airline industry is shakey at the moment, but SWA avoided layoffs and furloughs!

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    2. 5.0
      Former Intern, less than 1 year

      Amazing Internship

      Jan 11, 2021 - Social Business in Dallas, TX
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Amazing culture - leaders are awesome Flight benefits are amazing, you can fly for free every weekend

      Cons

      Little to no entry level jobs to join the company after internship Commute in Dallas area can be long Unpaid lunch makes day feel longer

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    3. 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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    4. 5.0
      Former Intern

      Great opportunity

      Dec 11, 2020 - Intern in Dallas, TX
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great people/culture, flight benefits are great as well

      Cons

      Wasn’t challenged enough but was the department’s first intern so it’s understandable

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    5. 5.0
      Former Intern, less than 1 year

      Great company that cares for employees

      Nov 28, 2020 - Corporate Communications Intern in Dallas, TX
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Flight benefits, friendly team members

      Cons

      The pay could be higher when considering relocation costs

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    6. 5.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Great position and people!

      Nov 4, 2020 - Power Plant Engineering Internship in Dallas, TX
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
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      Pros

      Great experience and flight benefits

      Cons

      great experience, pay could be better but compensated for with culture, flight benefits, and experience

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    7. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great Company

      Oct 8, 2020 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Flight Benefits, 401(K), Medical, Dental

      Cons

      Drive to work was a pain

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    8. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      good way to get into swa

      Oct 1, 2020 - Customer Relations in Dallas, TX
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      -leadership -young environment -flight benefits -culture -normal monday through friday schedule (if desired)

      Cons

      -customers can be hard to deal with -pay could be higher, considering college degree is required

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    9. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 8 years

      Honestly a great place to work!

      Oct 1, 2020 - Manager in Dallas, TX
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Flight benefits, great people, exciting work, work life balance, parental leave

      Cons

      It is what you make it - you have to want to meet people

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    10. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Great place to work

      Oct 7, 2020 - Payroll and Leave Specialist in Dallas, TX
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Culture, Flight benefits, light hearted environment

      Cons

      Lower pay than state average

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