Delta Air Lines

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Delta Air Lines Reviews in Atlanta, GA US

Updated Jul 28, 2014
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3.3 209 reviews

45% Approve of the CEO

Delta Air Lines CEO and Director Richard H. Anderson

Richard H. Anderson

(109 ratings)

36% of employees recommend this company to a friend

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Pros
  • Flight Benefits- Every employee gets standby travel with discounts on confirmed travel (in 127 reviews)

  • The benefits are great, of you have a language or are willing to fly as lead the shifts are good (in 33 reviews)


Cons
  • Advancement rate is extremely slow, you will be part time for years before full time is available (in 18 reviews)

  • The airline industry isn't what it used to be (in 17 reviews)

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    One of the best companies I have ever worked for in my life.

    Customer Service Representative (Former Employee) Atlanta, GA (US)

    ProsCommitment to customers, employees and investors is reinforced daily by determined employees to provide the best experience to their passengers despite the challenges of unpredictability inherrent in this industry. I received ongoing training and support from management which allowed me to succeed in my position. I was continually given opportunities to advance. I would work at Delta again in a heart beat if I could find a position where I live currently. Delta employees are wonderful. Oh, and the benefits are fantastic.

    ConsI moved and my office was too far to commute or I would still be working for Delta.

    Advice to Senior ManagementKeep listening to your employees, Keep Climbing.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    One of The best companies you can work for

    Aircraft Technician (Former Employee) Atlanta, GA (US)

    ProsGood salary, good environment, friendly, exceptional city ATL

    ConsYou might start at a shop before going to Line Maintenance

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Excellent Work Place

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee) Atlanta, GA (US)

    ProsFlight Benefits, Professional Environment, Great place to work. Work Life Balance is just awesome

    ConsLess salary, but compensated by the flight benefits

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Delta is a great place to work

    Finance Analyst (Current Employee) Atlanta, GA (US)

    ProsGreat people, interesting industry, free flight benefits and opportunity to work a flex schedule

    ConsLow salary because they are a premiere employer in the area, mediocre health benefits with lots of out of pocket costs, and flight benefits are not what they use to be because there are fewer and fewer flights. You can barely use the flight benefits because you cant make the plane, especially with a family. Also, there is very little room for advancement

    Advice to Senior ManagementBetter health and flight benefits

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Great company to work for!

    Managing Director (Current Employee) Atlanta, GA (US)

    ProsLove the company and the culture, Fair pay, Excellent travel benefits, involved leadership, lots of upward potential.

    ConsIt;s the airline industry and it's subject to lot of economic shocks. Good times may turn on a dime.

    Advice to Senior ManagementKeep listening to the employees.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Alot of benefits....

    Ramp Agent (Current Employee) Atlanta, GA (US)

    Prosyou get pay raises every year, as well as an abundance of discounts with other companies. They are always looking to promote from within....You fly free as well as your immediate family(spouse,parents,etc..). easy to pick up overtime if in hub station

    ConsIts hard to transfer to other cites unless its a hub station.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    good

    Airline Pilot (Current Employee) Atlanta, GA (US)

    Prosgood ppl at delta Air Lines

    Consits at the airport in Atlanta

    Advice to Senior ManagementHire more pilots at the airport.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Simply being here daily has been a great learning experience however the Co-op program is not organized or exciting.

    Industrial Engineering Co-Op (Current Employee) Atlanta, GA (US)

    ProsGreat benefits and a lot of exposure to clients, suppliers and upper management in TechOps.

    ConsSlow paced environment and roles are very specific and sometimes redundant.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    An "ok" company

    Senior Analyst, Revenue Management (Current Employee) Atlanta, GA (US)

    Pros- Travel privileges - first class upgrades at no cost when available
    - very relaxed working environment on a nice campus setting
    - standard 45 - 50 hr workweek

    Cons- upward mobility is very limited
    - salaries are very low for the comparable job. even within the airline industry, DAL is low paying.

    Advice to Senior ManagementWhile it is always a good idea to focus on your frontline employees, please do not forget that you have a skilled workforce in HQ.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    I've been an employee for 20 years.

    Frontline Leader (Current Employee) Atlanta, GA (US)

    ProsIt's a financial strong company with a great leadership team that expresses forward thinking and promotional movement from within the company. If you are motivated to transfer, you're opportunities are endless. The airline industry can be incredibly fickle, however Delta has managed to stand out among the competition. I'm so proud to work for Delta.

    ConsLocal management often dictates the attitudes amongst the employees. The merger is still not a smooth process that most leaders choose to ignore. Not everyone is on board with Delta policies and expectations and that can bring entire team down.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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