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)
3.7
(based on 588 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 1269 reviews)
JetBlue employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Alaska Airlines employees rated theirs.
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
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.4
Work-life balance
3.8
JetBlue employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than Alaska Airlines employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.7
Culture & Values
3.9
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Alaska Airlines Ceo Bradley D. Tilden
84%
84%Bradley D. Tilden
Alaska Airlines employees rated their CEO Approval 3% higher than JetBlue employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
JetBlue Ceo Robin Hayes
81%
81%Robin Hayes
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
71%
% Recommend to a friend
77%
JetBlue employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 6% higher than Alaska Airlines employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
49%
Positive Business Outlook
52%
JetBlue employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 3% higher than Alaska Airlines employees rated theirs.

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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 105 reviews)
"Travel benefits"(in 60 reviews)
Pros
"Flight benefits"(in 218 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

Former Employee - Aircraft Mechanic

I worked at Alaska Airlines full-time for less than a year

Pros

Benefits and great atmosphere to work

Cons

No negative things to say.

"Reservations"6 Oct 2016

Reservations

I worked at JetBlue for less than a year

Pros

Great leadership, fun environment, fabulous company culture. The travel benefits are great. A company you can be proud to work for. Working from home is wonderful

Cons

Strict schedule but trading is allowed. Pay is a little low. Sometimes you feel like a number

Advice to Management

Listen to the front line when making important decisions that impact the employees. More incentives and higher pay.would go a long way

Job Postings

JetBlue has 21 more recently posted open jobs than Alaska Airlines.