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Updated: 3 Jul 2014
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Southwest Airlines Co
Headquarters:
2702 LOVE FIELD DR
Dallas, Texas 75235
Year Established:
1971
Industries:
air transportation, scheduled, airline
About:
Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV), operating as Southwest Airlines, is the largest low-cost carrier in the U.S. headquartered in Dallas, Texas. The airline was established in 1967 adopting its current name in 1971, and as of June 5, 2011 (2011 -06-05) is the largest airline in the United States based ...
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How This Employer Pays
Southwest Airlines Co typically pays its employees
11%
above market
Similar employers pay their employees:
-5%
below market
Job Satisfaction
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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 36 Southwest Airlines Co votes.
national salary data
Employer: Southwest Airlines Co
Average Salary Range by Job
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[-]Flight Attendant (11)
$24,328 - $136,442  
   
[-]Flight Attendant (11)
Salary$22,729 - $73,850  
   
Bonus$25.13 - $2,179  
Total Pay$24,328 - $136,442  
[+]Airline Pilot, Copilot, or Flight Engineer (8)
$45,044 - $352,842  
   
[+]Airline Pilot, Copilot, or Flight Engineer (8)
Salary$46,784 - $205,179  
   
Bonus$312.90 - $14,680  
Profit Disbursement$1,663 - $10,290  
Total Pay$45,044 - $352,842  
[+]Customer Service Representative (CSR) (6)
$24,406 - $55,571  
   
[+]Customer Service Representative (CSR) (6)
Salary$27,293 - $53,880  
   
Bonus$38.69 - $2,296  
Total Pay$24,406 - $55,571  
[+]Airline Captain (4)
$46,768 - $354,806  
   
[+]Airline Captain (4)
Salary$69,791 - $261,198  
   
Bonus$918 - $25,938  
Total Pay$46,768 - $354,806  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Jul 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 120

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Popular Perks 401(k), Paid holidays & vacation, Paid sick leave 401(k), Paid sick leave, Paid holidays & vacation 401(k), Paid holidays & vacation, Life insurance / disability

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Key Statistics for Southwest Airlines Co

Gender
Female
38%
female alumni
 
Male
62%
male alumni
Salary:$43,920 - $74,384 $58,829 - $106,709
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
17%
Top Degrees
Bachelor's Degree
52 salaries
$40,064 - $135,922
Associate's Degree
9 salaries
$62,215 - $86,067
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
8 salaries
$48,336 - $93,747

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