Benefits of Joining Mesa Airlines!


Aside from being a great place to work with fantastic people, Mesa Airlines offers its employees competitive salaries, opportunities for advancement and a competitive benefits package.

Travel Benefits

Employees are eligible for flight benefits on United or American Airlines to destinations around the world. In addition, Mesa has agreements with many other airlines to allow for travel at a significantly reduced rate. Many of these benefits apply to spouses, eligible dependent children and parents of employees. Employees also benefit from additional travel discounts with various hotels, cruise lines and car rental companies.

Health and Dental Insurance

The health of our employees and their families is important to us. Medical and dental coverage is available through UMR (United Medical Resources) to full-time employees the first of the month after 60 days of employment. 

Vision Insurance

Vision insurance is offered to all full time employees through the VSP (Vision Service Plan) Network. Employees will become eligible on the first of the month after 60 days of employment. after 90 days of employment. Vision insurance is independent of an employee's participation in our health and dental plan.

401K Plan

Mesa Airlines offers employees an option for saving for their future through a 401K retirement plan. Employees can start contributing to their 401K on day one of their employment. Employees working a minimum of 20 hours per week are eligible to participate in the 401K plan. Mesa will make a matching contribution on a discretionary basis once the employee reaches their one-year anniversary date. 

Long Term Disability Insurance (LTD)

Long Term Disability is provided for all active employees working a minimum of 35 hours a week. Coverage is currently 40% of the employee's monthly earnings up to a maximum of $1,500. Employees have the option to purchase upgrade to their plan to 50% coverage.

Life Insurance

Basic life insurance in the amount of $10,000 is provided to all employees. Full-time employees can purchase additional term life insurance up to 5 times their annual salary to a maximum of $300,000.

Flexible Spending Accounts

Mesa Airlines offers employees participation in flexible spending accounts to help cover the high costs associated with dependent care and/or health care. Employees are able to put aside pre-tax dollars into their account through convenient payroll deductions up to $2,500 for medical expenses and $5,000 for dependent child care services per calendar year.