Delta Air Lines

Mandatory Credit: Photo by Andrew Gombert/Epa/REX/Shutterstock (7933811b) Us Airline 'Delta' Baggage Handler Moves Passenger Luggage After a Global Computer System Outage Grounded Delta Airplanes Worldwide at New York's Laguardia Airport in Queens New York Usa 08 August 2016 the Outage Which Originated at Delta's Hub in Atlanta Georgia Usa Stranded Thousands of Delta Passengers on Airports Arounds the World United States Queens Usa Aviation Delta - Aug 2016Andrew Gombert—Epa/REX/Shutterstock

    “Delta takes care of its people, and we take care of Delta,” say staffers at the airline. That reciprocal atmosphere can be seen in the form of the industry’s “richest” profit-sharing and rewards program [with nearly $5 billion in payouts over the past five years]. Luxe worker travel benefits "cement that we matter." Read Great Place to Work review here.

    Company Info

    Rank last year63
    Years on list2
    HQ locationAtlanta
    Job openings (as of February 2018)10,000
    Revenue, 2017 or most recent year ($M)$39,639
    Year founded1928
    Type of organizationPublic
    Number of work sites113


    100% health coverage-
    Unlimited sick daysNo
    Job sharingNo
    Subsidized childcareNo
    Compressed work weeksYes
    Fully-paid sabbaticalsNo
    On-site fitness/subsidized gymYes
    On-site medical care facilityYes
    Non-discrimination policy includes sexual orientationYes
    Health insurance for part-timersYes
    Sick days for part-timersYes
    College tuition reimbursementNo
    Student loan debt repaymentNo
    Medical facility at all locationsNo


    % Minorities40%
    % African-American/Black21%
    % Asian8%
    % Caucasian/White61%
    % Hispanic/Latino10%
    % Native American/Alaska Native-
    % Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander1%
    % Two or more races1%
    % Unknown ethnicity1%

    Paid Time Off

    General PTO27
    # Sick days-
    General PTO for part-timers-
    # Sick days for part-timers-


    Most common job (for salaried employee)Frontline leader
    Avg. base pay (salaried)$83,769
    Avg. extra compensation (salaried)$9,678
    Total pay for most common job (salaried)$93,447

    Hiring/Staffing (Past 12 Months)

    Full-time and part-time job growth3%
    # of job applicants1,000,000
    Avg. # of applicants per opening83
    FT voluntary turnover-
    Jobs filled internally38%
    Jobs filled by referral7%
    # New graduates hired-