Compare American Airlines vs United Airlines BETA

See how United Airlines vs. American Airlines compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 2674 reviews)
4.0
(based on 2835 reviews)
Career Opportunities
3.5
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
4.0
Work-life balance
3.3
3.6
Senior Management
2.9
3.4
Culture & Values
3.3
3.8
CEO Approval
American Airlines Ceo Doug Parker
57%Doug Parker
United Airlines Ceo Oscar Munoz
88%Oscar Munoz
% Recommend to a friend
70%
80%
Positive Business Outlook
53%
69%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Flight Attendant141 Salaries
$37,896/yr
Customer Service Manager83 Salaries
$58,638/yr
Senior Analyst78 Salaries
$77,970/yr
Flight Attendant167 Salaries
$43,075/yr
Customer Service Representative72 Salaries
$15/hr
Senior Analyst78 Salaries
$84,940/yr

What Employees Say

Pros
"Flight benefits"(in 442 reviews)
"Travel benefits"(in 263 reviews)
"Flight benefits"(in 418 reviews)
"Travel benefits"(in 276 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 78 reviews)
"Passengers"(in 53 reviews)
"Flight attendants"(in 64 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 60 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Senior Analyst

I have been working at American Airlines full-time for more than 10 years

Pros

American is going in the right direction to improve in diversity and inclusion in management. Flight benefits are of course great to have.

Cons

No real cons at this time

Advice to Management

Keep listening to the employees

Former Employee - Manager

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

Pros

Flight Benefits are a fantastic benefit..

Cons

Commute can be very long if you don't live in the city...

Advice to Management

Listen to employees as they are the heartbeat of the company...

Job Postings