Compare GlaxoSmithKline vs AstraZeneca BETA

See how working at GlaxoSmithKline vs. AstraZeneca 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 GlaxoSmithKline vs. AstraZeneca. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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GlaxoSmithKline

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AstraZeneca

Employee Ratings

  • AstraZeneca scored higher in 6 areas: Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 3 areas: Overall Rating, Work-life balance and Culture & Values.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 5141 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 2942 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.5
Career Opportunities
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.8
Work-life balance
3.8
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Senior Management
3.4
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
Culture & Values
3.9
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
GlaxoSmithKline Ceo Emma Walmsley
87%
87%Emma Walmsley
CEO Approval
AstraZeneca Ceo Pascal Soriot
97%
97%Pascal Soriot
AstraZeneca employees rated their CEO Approval 10% higher than GlaxoSmithKline employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
81%
% Recommend to a friend
83%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
59%
Positive Business Outlook
76%
AstraZeneca employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 17% higher than GlaxoSmithKline employees rated theirs.

Salaries

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What Employees Say

  • GlaxoSmithKline had 83 more reviews than AstraZeneca that mentioned "Good benefits" as a Pro.
  • GlaxoSmithKline had 6 more reviews than AstraZeneca that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Working environment"(in 328 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 236 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 325 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 153 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 123 reviews)
"Decision making"(in 122 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 117 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 41 reviews)
Featured Review
"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

"KAE"10 Jun 2019

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at AstraZeneca full-time

Pros

Development such as training etc

Cons

Pay is not the best

Job Postings

AstraZeneca has 232 more recently posted open jobs than GlaxoSmithKline.