Compare Amgen vs GlaxoSmithKline BETA

See how working at Amgen vs. GlaxoSmithKline compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at Amgen vs. GlaxoSmithKline. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Amgen

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GlaxoSmithKline

Employee Ratings

  • Amgen scored higher in 2 areas: Compensation & Benefits and Positive Business Outlook.
  • GlaxoSmithKline scored higher in 4 areas: Overall Rating, Work-life balance, Culture & Values and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Both tied in 3 areas: Career Opportunities, Senior Management and CEO Approval.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 1988 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 5141 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.5
Career Opportunities
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.5
Work-life balance
3.8
GlaxoSmithKline employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than Amgen employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Senior Management
3.3
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.7
Culture & Values
3.9
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Amgen Ceo Robert A. Bradway
87%
87%Robert A. Bradway
CEO Approval
GlaxoSmithKline Ceo Emma Walmsley
87%
87%Emma Walmsley
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
72%
% Recommend to a friend
81%
GlaxoSmithKline employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 9% higher than Amgen employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
67%
Amgen employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 8% higher than GlaxoSmithKline employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
59%

Salaries

GlaxoSmithKline has 5 more total submitted salaries than Amgen.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Regional Manager1 Salaries
HK$60,000/mo
Salaries for similar jobs
Industrial Placement Student1 Salaries
HK$50/hr
Industrial Placement1 Salaries
HK$50/hr
Internship1 Salaries
HK$50/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at Amgen.
  • "Working environment" was the most mentioned Pro at GlaxoSmithKline.
  • GlaxoSmithKline had 34 more reviews than Amgen that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
  • GlaxoSmithKline had 57 more reviews than Amgen that mentioned "Decision making" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 211 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 209 reviews)
Pros
"Working environment"(in 328 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 236 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 89 reviews)
"Decision making"(in 65 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 123 reviews)
"Decision making"(in 122 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Marketing Manager

I worked at Amgen full-time for more than a year

Pros

Collaborative working environment, abundant budget to support project delivery.

Cons

Demanding, high pressure, multi-task handling is prerequisite.

"Good"26 Aug 2020

Current Employee - Industrial Placement Student

I have been working at GlaxoSmithKline part-time

Pros

Nice company to work in

Cons

No further comment about this company

Job Postings

GlaxoSmithKline has 130 more recently posted open jobs than Amgen.