Compare Amgen vs Covance BETA

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

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Covance

Employee Ratings

  • Amgen scored higher in 5 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Culture & Values and CEO Approval.
  • Covance scored higher in 3 areas: Career Opportunities, Senior Management and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: % Recommend to a friend.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 2411 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 2378 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Career Opportunities
3.9
Covance employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Amgen employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.2
Amgen employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than Covance employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.7
Work-life balance
3.6
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.5
Senior Management
3.6
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
Culture & Values
3.8
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Amgen Ceo Robert A. Bradway
93%
93%Robert A. Bradway
CEO Approval
Covance Ceo Paul Kirchgraber
91%
91%Paul Kirchgraber
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
80%
% Recommend to a friend
80%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
69%
Positive Business Outlook
71%

Salaries

Amgen has 14 more total submitted salaries than Covance.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Bio-pharmaceutical Representative2 Salaries
CA$108,700/yr
Manager1 Salaries
CA$122,447/yr
Desktop Support1 Salaries
CA$48,297/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Project Data Manager2 Salaries
CA$107,290/yr
Clinical Team Lead2 Salaries
CA$152,008/yr
Clinical Trial Coordinator2 Salaries
CA$58,029/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at Amgen.
  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Covance.
  • Covance had 28 more reviews than Amgen that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 221 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 220 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 95 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 82 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 101 reviews)
"Decision making"(in 69 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 129 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 57 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great company"May 2, 2021

Current Employee - Analyst

I have been working at Amgen full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Great work culture and puts patient first

Cons

None that I can think of

Current Employee - Lead Project Data Manager

I have been working at Covance full-time

Pros

Flexible remote based jobs available

Cons

there are no cons that I can think of

Job Postings

Covance has 442 more recently posted open jobs than Amgen.