We are all about people.

Our business is fundamentally about lifting people up. We do this by empowering our employees and helping them feel engaged, by providing stellar service to our guests and by giving back to those in need in the neighborhoods where we fly. It’s all about treating people with respect and valuing their individual gifts.

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Safety remains our #1 priority. We are committed to achieving the highest possible level of safety for every employee, every guest, every flight, every day by creating a culture of safety woven throughout every aspect of our business.

Getting you there safe, every time.

Alaska Airlines was ranked as one of only two U.S. airlines in the Top 20 safest airlines in the world by AirlineRatings.com.

Rewarding safety excellence.

Since 2014, more than 800 employees and vendors have been awarded bonuses totaling more than $350,000 for prioritizing safety and reporting concerns.

Diversity, equity and inclusion

There is strength in diversity. It fuels innovation, sparks creativity, and cultivates an atmosphere of continuous learning and improvement. We foster an inclusive environment that recognizes, respects and appreciates the different backgrounds, perspectives and cultures of our employees.

Committing to a more inclusive culture by 2025.

Alaska Airlines commits to measurable racial equity goals to drive real and lasting change to create a more equitable and fair future for all, no matter your race or identity.

Increasing Black female pilots by 2025.

To actively advance the diversity of our workforce, we signed a commitment to Sisters of the Skies aimed at increasing the number of Black women pilots over the next six years and supporting the path to expose and inspire more young women to get there.

Value for employees

To us, providing value for our employees means making sure everyone at Alaska feels appreciated and heard. We strive to create an environment that embodies the elements of a great place to work by providing opportunities for each person to grow in their careers, cultivating trust and camaraderie, and treating all employees with fairness and respect.

Standing with the best.

Alaska ranked among Forbes’ “America’s Best Employers” for the fourth year in a row. We are delighted and honored that our employees continue to hold us in high regard.

Providing feedback channels.

In 2018 we held focus groups and listening sessions, launched three new initiatives, and provided guidance to leaders to ensure employee feedback is heard and addressed.