Compare Amgen vs AstraZeneca BETA

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

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AstraZeneca

Employee Ratings

  • AstraZeneca 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)
4.0
(based on 2145 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 3292 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.5
Career Opportunities
3.9
AstraZeneca employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than Amgen employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Compensation & Benefits
4.2
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.4
Work-life balance
3.9
AstraZeneca employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than Amgen employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Senior Management
3.7
AstraZeneca employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than Amgen employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.7
Culture & Values
4.1
AstraZeneca employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than Amgen employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Amgen Ceo Robert A. Bradway
92%
92%Robert A. Bradway
CEO Approval
AstraZeneca Ceo Pascal Soriot
98%
98%Pascal Soriot
AstraZeneca employees rated their CEO Approval 6% higher than Amgen employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
75%
% Recommend to a friend
87%
AstraZeneca employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 12% higher than Amgen employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
68%
Positive Business Outlook
81%
AstraZeneca employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 13% higher than Amgen employees rated theirs.

Salaries

AstraZeneca has 44 more total submitted salaries than Amgen.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Project Manager1 Salaries
CA$79,253/yr
Sales Representative2 Salaries
CA$102,150/yr
Senior Bio-pharmaceutical Representative2 Salaries
CA$106,838/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Global Study Associate Manager5 Salaries
CA$97,292/yr
Sales Representative3 Salaries
CA$81,951/yr
Executive Assistant2 Salaries
CA$72,324/yr

What Employees Say

  • AstraZeneca had 122 more reviews than Amgen that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Amgen.
  • "Senior management" was the most mentioned Con at AstraZeneca.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 218 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 215 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 337 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 161 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 99 reviews)
"Decision making"(in 67 reviews)
Cons
"Senior management"(in 43 reviews)
"Medimmune"(in 42 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Contractor - Research Associate

I have been working at Amgen for more than 3 years

Pros

Great work atmosphere, forward thinking culture

Cons

Limited opportunities for growth in certain departments

"Data management"Jan 26, 2021

Current Employee - Data Manager

I have been working at AstraZeneca full-time for less than a year

Pros

Inclusive workplace, friendly, balance worklife

Cons

No cons as it is amazing

Job Postings

AstraZeneca has 1,330 more recently posted open jobs than Amgen.