Southwest Airlines Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 3,356 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: September 8, 2018
Popular JobsAverage SalarySalary Distribution
$36,501 per year
  • Most Reported
$14,000
$77,000
68 salaries reported
$33,118 per year
$14,000
$93,000
48 salaries reported
$48,329 per year
$14,000
$210,000
15 salaries reported
$13.99 per hour
$7.25
$23.50
40 salaries reported
$15.00 per hour
$7.25
$23.50
Administrative AssistanceAverage SalarySalary Distribution
40 salaries reported
$15.00 per hour
  • Most Reported
$7.25
$23.50
12 salaries reported
$15.46 per hour
$7.25
$23.50
15 salaries reported
$13.99 per hour
$7.25
$23.50
29 salaries reported
$12.37 per hour
$7.25
$23.50
15 salaries reported
$14.70 per hour
$7.25
$23.50
Customer ServiceAverage SalarySalary Distribution
$36,501 per year
  • Most Reported
$14,000
$77,000
$15.88 per hour
$7.00
$38.50
9 salaries reported
$49,149 per year
$14,000
$77,000
$35,759 per year
$14,000
$77,000
8 salaries reported
$28,770 per year
$14,000
$77,000
ManagementAverage SalarySalary Distribution
10 salaries reported
$14.35 per hour
  • Most Reported
$7.25
$29.65
8 salaries reported
$21.70 per hour
$7.25
$29.65
22 salaries reported
$12.96 per hour
$7.25
$29.65
5 salaries reported
$24.49 per hour
$7.25
$29.65
15 salaries reported
$12.73 per hour
$7.25
$29.65
Information Design & DocumentationAverage SalarySalary Distribution
12 salaries reported
$15.00 per hour
  • Most Reported
$7.25
$29.60
5 salaries reported
$15.00 per hour
$7.25
$29.60
12 salaries reported
$15.81 per hour
$7.25
$29.60
11 salaries reported
$16.21 per hour
$7.25
$29.60
6 salaries reported
$15.46 per hour
$7.25
$29.60
Loading and StockingAverage SalarySalary Distribution
68 salaries reported
$33,118 per year
  • Most Reported
$14,000
$93,000
4 salaries reported
$50,233 per year
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73%
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Common benefits at Southwest Airlines

  • 401K Plan
  • Employee Discounts
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
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What people say about working at Southwest Airlines

  • great job

    5.0
    the pay is great, the workplace is usually good, the hardest part about this job would be the amount of hours you have to work and that leaves no room for a personal life.
    CUSTOMER SERVICE AGENT (Former Employee)
    Arlington, VA - May 15, 2017
  • Best Job Ever

    5.0
    If you want a test this is the job for you. Airport life is hectic but fun. Southwest knows how to have fun. Benefits include unlimited free flights for you and your parents as well as a companion or your significant other. Day at the ticket counter ...
    Customer Service Agent, Gate Agent (Former Employee)
    Arlington, VA - January 8, 2016
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