Compare Genentech vs Merck BETA

See how Merck vs. Genentech compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 1951 reviews)
3.8
(based on 3287 reviews)
Career Opportunities
3.3
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
4.2
4.0
Work-life balance
3.8
3.7
Senior Management
3.2
3.1
Culture & Values
3.8
3.7
CEO Approval
Genentech Ceo Alexander Hardy
88%Alexander Hardy
Merck Ceo Kenneth C. Frazier
88%Kenneth C. Frazier
% Recommend to a friend
73%
80%
Positive Business Outlook
50%
65%

Salaries

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CA$78,900/yr
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CA$118,177/yr
Intern2 Salaries
CA$20/hr

What Employees Say

Pros
"Great benefits"(in 230 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 201 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 284 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 198 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 110 reviews)
"Full time"(in 100 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 89 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 87 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Contractor - Anonymous Contractor

I worked at Genentech

Pros

Genenbus ensures a great commute, community is easy to get along with.

Cons

You will work hard at Genentech, whatever your position.

Advice to Management

Be more transparent, please. Hiding info just makes you look as though you think that we're untrustworthy children.

Current Employee - Clinical Trial Coordinator

I have been working at Merck full-time for more than a year

Pros

Collaborative, respectful, great location and office. No regrets in taking this position.

Cons

There are no cons to report

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