Alaska Airlines Employee Reviews about "travel benefits"

Updated 19 Jun 2020

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3.8
73%
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85%
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Alaska Airlines President & CEO Bradley D. Tilden
Bradley D. Tilden
349 Ratings
Pros
  • "401k matching/ employee stock options and bonuses/ flight benefits/ flexibility with schedules and trades(in 105 reviews)

  • "Great people, outstanding travel benefits, enhanced PTO and Parental leave(in 59 reviews)

Cons
  • "Low pay, outdated culture, poor leadership(in 34 reviews)

  • "Work/life balance is not great in many of the managerial positions(in 18 reviews)

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  1. "Lucky!"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - CSA - Customer Service Associate in Dallas, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Alaska Airlines part-time

    Pros

    Travel benefits are the best!

    Cons

    None. I cannot complain. They’re great.

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  2. "not great"

    2.0
    Former Employee - Flight Attendant in Seattle, WA

    I worked at Alaska Airlines full-time

    Pros

    travel benefits, somewhat flexible schedule

    Cons

    management, pay not great, flexibility is limited


  3. COVID-19

    "Values Driven and Great Teamwork!"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - People Team 
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Alaska Airlines full-time

    Pros

    Great people, outstanding travel benefits, enhanced PTO and Parental leave

    Cons

    airline industry is challenging - impact of pandemic will be signficant

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  4. "Great career that gets better with seniority"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Flight Attendant in Los Angeles, CA

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

    Pros

    Flexible schedule, bonuses, travel benefits

    Cons

    Culture, lower pay scale compared to others in industry

    Alaska Airlines Response

    April 27, 2020

    We agree with you 100%! We're working hard to keep on creating an airline people love -- and love working for. --David

  5. "Ups and downs"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Compensation and Benefits
    Current Employee - CSA 
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Alaska Airlines full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Travel benefits are nice when you can get time to use them.

    Cons

    The pay is awful! And the job can be very demanding/stressful. Don’t turn down mandatory overtime or they’ll let you go.

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    Alaska Airlines Response

    May 1, 2020

    Thank you very much for your feedback. We're working hard to create an airline people love and one that people love working for. So we hope that you'll take a look at your total rewards package and take advantage of all that we offer like health & wellness programs, financial resources, and educational opportunities - some at no cost to you. We're constantly evaluating these benefits, so if you have ideas on how we can improve, we'd love to hear them. Take a look on the intranet for more information under benefits/pay.

  6. "Experience as CSA"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative in Portland, OR
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Alaska Airlines part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    - great travel benefits

    Cons

    - not a very flexible work schedule - management can be difficult to work with

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  7. "Lots of "restructuring" (AKA layoffs) in the last few years"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Alaska Airlines full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Travel benefits, maternity leave (paid 12 weeks)

    Cons

    They dont really care about the employee

  8. "I AM ALASKA"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Reservation Sales Agent in Boise, ID
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Alaska Airlines full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Everyone here is very supportive. Everyone wants to help you be your best. A lot of opportunity to learn different jobs within the company. Great travel benefits. Good bonuses and raises. Work from home.

    Cons

    Can't work more than 100 miles from a call center.

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  9. "Flight Attendant Career"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Flight Attendant in Seattle, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Alaska Airlines full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Flexible schedule, great company, large company but small company feel, great health and travel benefits.

    Cons

    Depending on when you are hired you could be on reserve for a long time.

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  10. Helpful (1)

    "Corporate is changing"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Customer Service Supervisor/Manager in Seattle, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Alaska Airlines full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Family atmosphere, decent pay, travel benefits

    Cons

    Merger taking toll on senior employees

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