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How Much Is My Elite Status Worth?

How much is your elite status worth? Is your elite point bonus really that valuable? Do complimentary space-available upgrades sound more valuable in theory than in practice?

Find out now how much your elite status is worth for given travel provider’s rewards program. Even though these valuations admittedly involve subjective judgments, you can use this information to help inform you whether it’s worthwhile to try and achieve elite status in a program or to try and reach a higher elite status level.

The elite status valuations also offer an overview of each of the published benefits for a particular elite status level within a program.



Check out elite status valuations for the following programs:

  • American AAdvantage | 4 tiers | $1,226 to $8,750
  • Amtrak Guest Rewards | 3 tiers| $383 to $2,834
  • Best Western Rewards | 4 tiers | $16 to $310
  • Choice Privileges | 3 tiers | $65 to $272
  • Hilton Honors | 3 tiers | $126 to $2,926
  • JetBlue TrueBlue | 1 tier | $1,504
  • Marriott Rewards | Ritz-Carlton Rewards | 3 tiers | $70 to $3,770
  • Southwest Rapid Rewards | 3 tiers | $680 to $7,641




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    How Much Is My Elite Status Worth?
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    Get a breakdown and description of elite status benefits for a multitude of airline, hotel, rail, and car rental rewards programs.
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