Southwest Chicken Salad

Tender juicy air fryer southwest chicken over a bed of greens topped with your favorite toppings such as corn, black beans, avocado and drizzled with your favorite dressing!

Course Salad
Cuisine American
Prep Time 20 minutes
Cook Time 30 minutes
Total Time 50 minutes
Servings 4
Calories 271 kcal
Author Amy


  • 4 cups green leaf lettuce
  • 1 lb Air Fryer Southwest Chicken
  • 1 medium avocado
  • 1 cup corn
  • 1 cup black beans
  • 1 cup cherry tomatoes cut in half


  1. Prepare Air Fryer Southwest Chicken according to recipe.

  2. While chicken is cooking in air fryer, wash and cut lettuce.  Divide into 4 bowls.

  3. Remove skin and pit from avocado and divide into 4 servings.

  4. Cook corn, if desired.  Or if using frozen corn just rinse well with water until no longer frozen.  

  5. Drain and rinse black beans.

  6. Divide all toppings into 4 servings and place each serving on 1 cup of lettuce.

  7. Once chicken is done add to salad and drizzle with your favorite salad dressing or salsa, whichever you prefer!

Recipe Notes

The nutrition information does not include salad dressing.


Nutrition Facts
Southwest Chicken Salad
Amount Per Serving
Calories 271 Calories from Fat 54
% Daily Value*
Fat 6g9%
Saturated Fat 1g6%
Cholesterol 72mg24%
Sodium 298mg13%
Potassium 806mg23%
Carbohydrates 21g7%
Fiber 5g21%
Sugar 2g2%
Protein 29g58%
Vitamin A 3085IU62%
Vitamin C 17.6mg21%
Calcium 35mg4%
Iron 2.3mg13%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.