Compare Parexel vs PPD BETA

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

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PPD

Employee Ratings

  • PPD scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 1725 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 1486 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.2
Career Opportunities
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.5
Work-life balance
3.6
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
Senior Management
3.2
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.4
Culture & Values
3.7
PPD employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than Parexel employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Parexel Ceo Jamie Macdonald
76%
76%Jamie Macdonald
CEO Approval
PPD Ceo David Simmons
79%
79%David Simmons
PPD employees rated their CEO Approval 3% higher than Parexel employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
66%
% Recommend to a friend
71%
PPD employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 5% higher than Parexel employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
45%
Positive Business Outlook
65%
PPD employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 20% higher than Parexel employees rated theirs.

Salaries

PPD has 1 more total submitted salaries than Parexel.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Project Financial Management1 Salaries
HK$50/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Mechanical Engineer1 Salaries
HK$19,000/mo
PM1 Salaries
HK$10,000/mo

What Employees Say

  • Parexel had 46 more reviews than PPD that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • PPD had 30 more reviews than Parexel that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 172 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 81 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 126 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 101 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 75 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 35 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 105 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 34 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at Parexel full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Many detailed sop for each steps of clinical trials. Work life balance

Cons

Slow promotion plus unclear plan of career development

Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at PPD full-time

Pros

Work from home flexibility

Cons

High pressure, no team work

Job Postings

PPD has 1,074 more recently posted open jobs than Parexel.