Compare Baxter vs Amgen BETA

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

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Amgen

Employee Ratings

  • Amgen 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)
3.5
(based on 1882 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 1933 reviews)
Amgen employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Baxter employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.0
Career Opportunities
3.4
Amgen employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than Baxter employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Amgen employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than Baxter employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.3
Work-life balance
3.5
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.9
Senior Management
3.2
Amgen employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than Baxter employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.4
Culture & Values
3.6
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Baxter Ceo José (Joe) Almeida
74%
74%José (Joe) Almeida
CEO Approval
Amgen Ceo Robert A. Bradway
85%
85%Robert A. Bradway
Amgen employees rated their CEO Approval 11% higher than Baxter employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
64%
% Recommend to a friend
72%
Amgen employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 8% higher than Baxter employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
52%
Positive Business Outlook
68%
Amgen employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 16% higher than Baxter employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Baxter has 45 more total submitted salaries than Amgen.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Representative3 Salaries
CA$106,338/yr
Pharmacy Technician3 Salaries
CA$50,451/yr
Project Manager2 Salaries
CA$88,505/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Representative2 Salaries
CA$99,858/yr
Regional Medical Liaison1 Salaries
CA$114,026/yr
Project Manager1 Salaries
CA$77,475/yr

What Employees Say

  • Amgen had 96 more reviews than Baxter that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • Amgen had 5 more reviews than Baxter that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Good benefits"(in 120 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 113 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 209 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 206 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 80 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 35 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 85 reviews)
"Decision making"(in 65 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Intern - Financial Analyst

I worked at Baxter for less than a year

Pros

Great culture Great working environment Global communication experience

Cons

Month end close struggles Outdated models

Advice to Management

Continue to invest in new technically strong employees.

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.

Job Postings

Amgen has 59 more recently posted open jobs than Baxter.