Compare Amgen vs AbbVie BETA

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

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AbbVie

Employee Ratings

  • Amgen scored higher in 2 areas: CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
  • AbbVie scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Compensation & Benefits.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 1933 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 1133 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.4
Career Opportunities
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.5
Work-life balance
3.6
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
3.3
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Culture & Values
3.7
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Amgen Ceo Robert A. Bradway
85%
85%Robert A. Bradway
CEO Approval
AbbVie Ceo Richard A. Gonzalez
84%
84%Richard A. Gonzalez
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
72%
% Recommend to a friend
78%
AbbVie employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 6% higher than Amgen employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
68%
Positive Business Outlook
67%

Salaries

Amgen has 3 more total submitted salaries than AbbVie.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Co-Op2 Salaries
CA$19/hr
Sales Representative2 Salaries
CA$99,858/yr
Regional Medical Liaison1 Salaries
CA$114,026/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
MSL1 Salaries
CA$117,000/yr
District Sales Manager1 Salaries
CA$136,525/yr
Medical Science Liaison1 Salaries
CA$58/hr

What Employees Say

  • Amgen had 127 more reviews than AbbVie that mentioned "Great benefits" as a Pro.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Amgen.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at AbbVie.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 209 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 206 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 79 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 62 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 85 reviews)
"Decision making"(in 65 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 20 reviews)
"No cons"(in 18 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Amgen part-time

Pros

This has been a great experience.

Cons

I wish I had more flexibility.

Former Contractor - IT Support Technician

I worked at AbbVie for less than a year

Pros

A known company with a great IT team.

Cons

Far away from my former residency.

Job Postings

AbbVie has 2,404 more recently posted open jobs than Amgen.