Southwest Airlines Salaries

How much do Southwest Airlines employees make? Glassdoor has salaries, wages, tips, bonuses, and hourly pay based upon employee reports and estimates.
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Administrative
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Healthcare
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$62,494/yrAvg. Total Pay
$61,816/yrBase Pay
$3,274/yrAdditional Pay
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$34,719/yrAvg. Total Pay
$34,491/yrBase Pay
$2,600/yrAdditional Pay
Based on 411 SalariesFull Pay Details

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$35,210/yrAvg. Total Pay
$34,984/yrBase Pay
$341/yrAdditional Pay
Based on 157 SalariesFull Pay Details

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$34,715/yrAvg. Total Pay
$34,715/yrBase Pay
$1,568/yrAdditional Pay
Based on 138 SalariesFull Pay Details

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$32,794/yrAvg. Total Pay
$32,794/yrBase Pay
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$33,726/yrAvg. Total Pay
$33,726/yrBase Pay
$2,106/yrAdditional Pay
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Intern - HourlyInternship
$32,668/yrAvg. Total Pay
$32,668/yrBase Pay
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$262,183/yrAvg. Total Pay
$262,183/yrBase Pay
$20,060/yrAdditional Pay
Based on 71 SalariesFull Pay Details

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$103,410/yrAvg. Total Pay
$99,953/yrBase Pay
$9,887/yrAdditional Pay
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$52,099/yrAvg. Total Pay
$51,369/yrBase Pay
$6,000/yrAdditional Pay
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$149,870/yrAvg. Total Pay
$146,028/yrBase Pay
$13,194/yrAdditional Pay
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$52,080/yrAvg. Total Pay
$51,427/yrBase Pay
$1,664/yrAdditional Pay
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$31,168/yrAvg. Total Pay
$31,043/yrBase Pay
$903/yrAdditional Pay
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$89,816/yrAvg. Total Pay
$88,097/yrBase Pay
$6,910/yrAdditional Pay
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$36,699/yrAvg. Total Pay
$36,699/yrBase Pay
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$118,086/yrAvg. Total Pay
$110,058/yrBase Pay
$8,632/yrAdditional Pay
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$43,526/yrAvg. Total Pay
$43,526/yrBase Pay
$868/yrAdditional Pay
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$71,392/yrAvg. Total Pay
$69,859/yrBase Pay
$3,400/yrAdditional Pay
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$107,391/yrAvg. Total Pay
$104,688/yrBase Pay
$9,633/yrAdditional Pay
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$222,702/yrAvg. Total Pay
$222,702/yrBase Pay
$16,690/yrAdditional Pay
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Southwest Airlines Salary FAQs

The average Southwest Airlines salary ranges from approximately $36,699 per year for a Loader to $333,982 per year for a Captain. The average Southwest Airlines hourly pay ranges from approximately $14 per hour for a Ramp Agent Service to $250 per hour for a Captain. Southwest Airlines employees rate the overall compensation and benefits package 4.3/5 stars.

The highest-paying job at Southwest Airlines is a Captain with a salary of $333,982 per year.

The lowest-paying job at Southwest Airlines is a Loader with a salary of $36,699 per year.

Southwest Airlines employees attributed a compensation and benefits rating of 4.3/5 stars to their company. Read what they think about their salaries on our Compensation FAQ page for ​Southwest Airlines​​.

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