Compare American Airlines vs Virgin America BETA

See how Virgin America 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 2690 reviews)
4.0
(based on 331 reviews)
Career Opportunities
3.5
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
3.4
Work-life balance
3.3
3.5
Senior Management
2.8
3.2
Culture & Values
3.3
4.2
CEO Approval
American Airlines Ceo Doug Parker
56%Doug Parker
Virgin America Ceo C. David Cush
50%C. David Cush
% Recommend to a friend
69%
74%
Positive Business Outlook
51%
42%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Flight Attendant143 Salaries
$37,853/yr
Customer Service Manager83 Salaries
$58,860/yr
Financial Analyst91 Salaries
$77,658/yr
Flight Attendant30 Salaries
$24/hr
Guest Services Teammate14 Salaries
$14/hr
Manager, Financial Planning Analysis2 Salaries
$110,906/yr

What Employees Say

Pros
"Flight benefits"(in 445 reviews)
"Travel benefits"(in 266 reviews)
"Flight benefits"(in 44 reviews)
"Travel benefits"(in 27 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 79 reviews)
"Passengers"(in 53 reviews)
"Low pay"(in 23 reviews)
"Alaska airlines"(in 17 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 - Anonymous Employee

I worked at Virgin America full-time

Pros

Amazing people Family atmosphere growth opportunities

Cons

We were acquired by another airline

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