Is WestJet a good employer?

29, 2020 /CNW/ – WestJet today announced it has been named by Forbes as one Canada’s Best Employers. This is WestJet’s fifth time in as many years. “WestJet is a place where people build careers, life-long friendships and amazing experiences,” said Mark Porter, WestJet Executive Vice-President, People and Culture.

How much do WestJet employees make?

The average WestJet salary ranges from approximately $62,871 per year for a Flight Attendant to $192,131 per year for a Director. The average WestJet hourly pay ranges from approximately $17 per hour for a Guest Service Ambassador to $49 per hour for a Cabin Crew.

What do WestJet pilots earn?

How much does a Pilot at WestJet make? The typical WestJet Pilot salary is $83,787 per year. Pilot salaries at WestJet can range from $41,662 – $175,749 per year.

How long does it take to become a WestJet Pilot?

General Requirements: 2000 hours total flight time. Legally entitled to work in Canada. Transport Canada Airline Transport Pilot’s license (ATPL)

Do WestJet employees get free flights?

WestJet flight privileges within 10 days of employment. You can fly anywhere WestJet/WestJet Encore flies, standby, on an unlimited basis for $0 base fare plus applicable taxes. After 6 months of employment you can fly with our partner airlines for a reduced base fare, standby.

How many employees does WestJet have?

4,500June 2020
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How many pilots work for WestJet?


Employer Notes March 2021 update: WestJet/Swoop laid off 415 more Pilots April 1st, 2021. Remaining pilots are at regular block hours of 77.5 and 75 hours a month. Total pilot layoffs are now 865 (half the total pilot group).
Recruitment Personnel Captain David Pobran, Pilot Recruiting Manager

How much do swoop pilots make?

Swoop (Canada) Salaries

Job Title Salary
First Officer salaries – 2 salaries reported $36,631/yr
Airline Pilot salaries – 1 salaries reported $60/hr
Contact Centre Agent salaries – 1 salaries reported $30,469/yr
Business Analyst salaries – 1 salaries reported $77,717/yr

What do Air Canada pilots earn?

The average salary for a Pilot is CA$105,314 per year in Canada, which is 7% lower than the average Air Canada salary of CA$114,097 per year for this job.

What do 777 captains make?

The average salary for a 777 Captain is $74,939 per year in United States, which is 68% lower than the average United Airlines salary of $235,116 per year for this job.