Compare Amgen vs Vertex Pharmaceuticals BETA

See how Vertex Pharmaceuticals vs. Amgen compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.
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Amgen

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 1921 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 351 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.5
Work-life balance
3.1
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
3.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Culture & Values
3.4
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Amgen Ceo Robert A. Bradway
83%
83%Robert A. Bradway
CEO Approval
Vertex Pharmaceuticals Ceo Reshma Kewalramani
79%
79%Reshma Kewalramani
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
70%
% Recommend to a friend
55%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
66%
Positive Business Outlook
63%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Co-Op2 Salaries
CA$19/hr
Sales Representative2 Salaries
CA$100,598/yr
Corporate Secretary1 Salaries
CA$86,403/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Research Scientist1 Salaries
CA$85,399/yr

What Employees Say

Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 209 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 204 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 34 reviews)
"Great people"(in 24 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 86 reviews)
"Decision making"(in 66 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 23 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 16 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

Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at Vertex Pharmaceuticals full-time

Pros

Great Company, great staff, excellent conditions

Cons

Very fast paced, lack of efficient communication

Job Postings