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United Airlines Benefits

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Employer Summary

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To become the best airline ever, we need the best talent and the best talent deserves some amazing benefits:

  • Enjoy unlimited standby travel and discounted rates on airline tickets to anywhere United flies
  • Paid time off and sick time to keep your life balanced
  • 401(k) with a company match for your future
  • Bonuses when the airline preforms well
  • Competitive medical insurance plans including vision, dental and long-term disability to keep you and your family healthy
  • Professional development seminars to keep your career moving forward
  • Volunteer opportunities to give back to the community
  • Business Resource Groups to build networks and celebrate diversity and inclusion
  • Social clubs because we're more than just coworkers - we're a family

Employee Benefit Reviews

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  • 401K Plan  (166 comments)

    “There is an approximate 5% match, but the individual can put in up to 30% of salary”

  • Employee Discount  (123 comments)

    “There are excellent discounts with many vendors offered through the company/employee web portal”

  • Health Insurance  (92 comments)

    “Medical, dental, vision insurance is all offered with company covering approximately 80% (individual covering 20%), PPO, HMO, plus others...”

  • May 22, 2020
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Tech Ops in Chicago, Illinois

    The flight benefits if you like traveling

  • May 16, 2020
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Flight Attendant in Newark, New Jersey

    Benefits pkg includes excellent medical & dental & vision insurance, there is supplemental insurance if you wish, FMLA, occupational insurance, maternity/paternity leaves, various employee discounts, there is an excellent 401k plan (with % matching)

  • May 24, 2020
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Chicago, Illinois

    Great flying benefit international, deep discount with other airlines around the world

  • May 18, 2020
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Chicago, Illinois

    Great flight benefits! Learn to use them

  • Apr 28, 2020
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Flight Attendant in San Francisco, California

    free flights! health benefits. work your own schedule. even as reserve, the flexibility is awesome.

  • Apr 26, 2020
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Customer Service Representative in Houston, Texas

    Flying standby, reduced rate tickets, medical, dental, 401K, flexible schedules

  • Apr 22, 2020
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Customer Service Supervisor in Newark, New Jersey

    VAC is wonderful for M&A employees. Up to 8 weeks off per year, to use your travel benefits.

  • Apr 05, 2020
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Airline Pilot in Denver, Colorado

    Excellent medical/dental /vision plans. Lots of options and great coverage.

  • Apr 09, 2020
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Employee in Chicago, Illinois

    Free flights are the best!

  • Apr 04, 2020
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Associate Software Developer in Houston, Texas

    The flight benefits are great if you can find spots on the plane. The health benefits are great as well and they do offer 401K with up to 6% matching.

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