Compare American Airlines vs JetBlue BETA

See how working at American Airlines vs. JetBlue compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at American Airlines vs. JetBlue. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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American Airlines

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JetBlue

Employee Ratings

  • American Airlines scored higher in 1 area: Compensation & Benefits.
  • JetBlue scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 3169 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 1273 reviews)
JetBlue employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than American Airlines employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.4
Career Opportunities
3.7
JetBlue employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than American Airlines employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.5
Work-life balance
3.8
JetBlue employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than American Airlines employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.9
Senior Management
3.2
JetBlue employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than American Airlines employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.4
Culture & Values
3.9
JetBlue employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than American Airlines employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
American Airlines Ceo Doug Parker
55%
55%Doug Parker
CEO Approval
JetBlue Ceo Robin Hayes
82%
82%Robin Hayes
JetBlue employees rated their CEO Approval 27% higher than American Airlines employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
72%
% Recommend to a friend
78%
JetBlue employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 6% higher than American Airlines employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
30%
Positive Business Outlook
52%
JetBlue employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 22% higher than American Airlines employees rated theirs.

Salaries

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What Employees Say

  • American Airlines had 308 more reviews than JetBlue that mentioned "Flight benefits" as a Pro.
  • American Airlines had 236 more reviews than JetBlue that mentioned "Travel benefits" as a Pro.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at American Airlines.
  • "Crewmembers" was the most mentioned Con at JetBlue.
Pros
Pros
"Flight benefits"(in 527 reviews)
"Travel benefits"(in 338 reviews)
Pros
"Flight benefits"(in 219 reviews)
"Travel benefits"(in 102 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 90 reviews)
"Flight benefits"(in 57 reviews)
Cons
"Crewmembers"(in 49 reviews)
"Airlines"(in 43 reviews)
Featured Review
"kkk"29 Mar 2016

I have been working at American Airlines

Pros

It's ok I suppose but not the greatest

Cons

Glassdoor forcing me to enter this

"master"14 Feb 2015

I have been working at JetBlue

Pros

good at job and detailed at work

Cons

not good at job and not so detailed at work

Job Postings

American Airlines has 73 more recently posted open jobs than JetBlue.