Compare Alaska Airlines vs JetBlue BETA

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

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JetBlue

Employee Ratings

  • Alaska Airlines scored higher in 2 areas: Senior Management and CEO Approval.
  • JetBlue scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Culture & Values, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Compensation & Benefits.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 612 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 1299 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.4
Career Opportunities
3.7
JetBlue employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Alaska Airlines employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.5
Work-life balance
3.7
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Senior Management
3.2
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Culture & Values
4.0
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Alaska Airlines Ceo Bradley D. Tilden
86%
86%Bradley D. Tilden
Alaska Airlines employees rated their CEO Approval 5% higher than JetBlue employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
JetBlue Ceo Robin Hayes
81%
81%Robin Hayes
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
75%
% Recommend to a friend
78%
JetBlue employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 3% higher than Alaska Airlines employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
50%
Positive Business Outlook
51%

Salaries

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What Employees Say

  • JetBlue had 113 more reviews than Alaska Airlines that mentioned "Flight benefits" as a Pro.
  • JetBlue had 42 more reviews than Alaska Airlines that mentioned "Travel benefits" as a Pro.
  • "Low pay" was the most mentioned Con at Alaska Airlines.
  • "Crewmembers" was the most mentioned Con at JetBlue.
Pros
Pros
"Flight benefits"(in 106 reviews)
"Travel benefits"(in 60 reviews)
Pros
"Flight benefits"(in 219 reviews)
"Travel benefits"(in 102 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low pay"(in 35 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 19 reviews)
Cons
"Crewmembers"(in 49 reviews)
"Airlines"(in 43 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Canada

I have been working at Alaska Airlines part-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Good culture, great benefits, employee stock purchase

Cons

Shift work, stressed but not getting paid enough, not flexible on schedule

Advice to Management

Don't lay people off when we need more staff to cover sick leave and vacation

Former Employee - General Manager

I worked at JetBlue full-time for more than 10 years

Pros

Great company that always took care of there staff, very fair and a lot of room for growth

Cons

Pay structure is not as competitive with the majors, but if you exceed expectations this is made for with your bonus

Advice to Management

Continue to build on the brand and offerings to your crewmembers

Job Postings

JetBlue has 44 more recently posted open jobs than Alaska Airlines.