Compare BD vs Amgen BETA

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

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Amgen

Employee Ratings

  • BD scored higher in 2 areas: CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Amgen scored higher in 5 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Work-life balance and Culture & Values.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 2016 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 1936 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Amgen employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than BD employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.5
Work-life balance
3.5
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
Senior Management
3.2
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Culture & Values
3.6
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
BD Ceo Tom Polen
95%
95%Tom Polen
BD employees rated their CEO Approval 10% higher than Amgen employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Amgen Ceo Robert A. Bradway
85%
85%Robert A. Bradway
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
73%
% Recommend to a friend
71%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
61%
Positive Business Outlook
67%
Amgen employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 6% higher than BD employees rated theirs.

Salaries

BD has 9 more total submitted salaries than Amgen.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Intern1 Salaries
CA$16/hr
Product Manager2 Salaries
CA$100,098/yr
Account Manager1 Salaries
CA$87,567/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Co-Op2 Salaries
CA$19/hr
Project Manager1 Salaries
CA$78,449/yr
Sales Representative2 Salaries
CA$101,114/yr

What Employees Say

  • Amgen had 43 more reviews than BD that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • Amgen had 20 more reviews than BD that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
  • Amgen had 20 more reviews than BD that mentioned "Decision making" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 166 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 126 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 209 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 206 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 65 reviews)
"Decision making"(in 45 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 85 reviews)
"Decision making"(in 65 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Intern - Anonymous Intern

I worked at BD

Pros

Good management who value their employees and reward their work with greater responsibility. Excellent company culture and a friendly working environment.

Cons

Can sometimes be difficulties in communication when working alongside international associates

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

Job Postings

Amgen has 196 more recently posted open jobs than BD.