Connect People to what’s important in their lives through friendly, reliable, low-cost air travel.
To be the world’s most loved, most efficient, and most profitable airline.
Our Company Promise
Southwest® will provide a stable work environment with equal opportunity for learning and personal growth. Employees will be provided the same concern, respect, and caring attitude within the organization that they are expected to share externally with every Southwest Customer.
Our Employee Promise
I will demonstrate my Warrior Spirit by striving to be my best and never giving up. I will show my Servant’s Heart by delivering Legendary Customer Service and treating others with respect. I will express my Fun-LUVing Attitude by not taking myself too seriously and embracing my Southwest Family.
Unlimited nonrevenue, space-available travel for you and your eligible dependents. A trip to the beach this weekend, anyone?
Employees share in the success of Southwest with our ProfitSharing plan, which rewards them for their contributions to Southwest’s profitability. Southwest was the first in the airline industry to offer a ProfitSharing plan.
Health and wellbeing programs are available to help Southwest Employees live better on and off the job and are centered around supporting the physical, mental, and financial health and wellbeing of our Employees and their families.
Employees choose from several medical coverage options. Southwest picks up a generous amount of the cost, making the monthly amount Employees pay for medical and prescription drug coverage for themselves and their families competitively affordable.
Save for retirement through our 401(k) plan with pre-tax or Roth contributions. Southwest will match Employee contributions dollar for dollar up to 9.3 percent of their eligible earnings.
Training & development
Southwest Airlines University, located in our state-of-the-art training facility, provides technical training and personal and professional development opportunities through classroom and online formats.
"I am naturally a fun-loving, free-spirited person who loves to be around people—helping, serving, and building bonds. Our Culture is every one of these things and more. Southwest has given me the opportunity to be me. I get to turn it all the way up and enjoy myself at work."
Inflight Instructor and U.S. Army Veteran
"For over 16 years, I’ve had the privilege of working for one of the most respected brands in the world. It is the People of Southwest and the ability to influence Customers that energizes and motivates me to deliver excellent results. I am surrounded by talented, passionate professionals from diverse backgrounds. In the Corporate Sales Department, we are building a Team of trusted advisors tasked with establishing relationships with corporate travel decision-makers, co-creating long term partnerships, driving value to our Customers, and contributing revenue to Southwest’s bottom line."
Senior Director of Southwest Business
"From the moment I stepped foot on the campus for my first interview, I knew Southwest was different than all the rest. It is extremely rewarding to be able to respond to the reoccurring question about how I like working for Southwest with, 'I love it! It is the best Company I have ever worked for.' You don’t feel you are actually 'working;' you feel you are an important part of this great Company."
Technology Senior Manager and US Marine Corps Veteran
slide 1 of 3 I am naturally a fun-loving, free-spirited person who loves to be around people—helping, serving, and building bonds. Our Culture is every one of these things and more. Southwest has given me the opportunity to be me. I get to turn it all the way up and enjoy myself at work. Roshaun Casey Inflight Instructor and U.S. Army Veteran
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