Compare American Airlines vs JetBlue BETA

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

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JetBlue

Employee Ratings

  • American Airlines scored higher in 1 area: Compensation & Benefits.
  • JetBlue scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, 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)
3.8
(based on 2898 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 1222 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.5
Career Opportunities
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
American Airlines employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than JetBlue employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.5
Work-life balance
3.6
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.4
Culture & Values
3.8
JetBlue employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than American Airlines employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
American Airlines Ceo Doug Parker
56%
56%Doug Parker
CEO Approval
JetBlue Ceo Robin Hayes
75%
75%Robin Hayes
JetBlue employees rated their CEO Approval 18% higher than American Airlines employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
72%
% Recommend to a friend
73%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
42%
Positive Business Outlook
54%
JetBlue employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 12% higher than American Airlines employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Web Developer1 Salaries
A$13,351/yr
Accountant1 Salaries
A$20/hr
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What Employees Say

  • American Airlines had 269 more reviews than JetBlue that mentioned "Flight benefits" as a Pro.
  • American Airlines had 194 more reviews than JetBlue that mentioned "Travel benefits" as a Pro.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at American Airlines.
  • "Crewmembers" was the most mentioned Con at JetBlue.
Pros
Pros
"Flight benefits"(in 483 reviews)
"Travel benefits"(in 292 reviews)
Pros
"Flight benefits"(in 214 reviews)
"Travel benefits"(in 98 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 80 reviews)
"Flight benefits"(in 53 reviews)
Cons
"Crewmembers"(in 49 reviews)
"Airlines"(in 43 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great Airline"4 Jul 2020

Former Employee - Lead Coordinator

I worked at American Airlines full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Great benefits, Company does care about their employees

Cons

There is always room for improvement

"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

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