Compare GlaxoSmithKline vs Apotex BETA

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

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Apotex

Employee Ratings

  • GlaxoSmithKline 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)
4.0
(based on 5405 reviews)
GlaxoSmithKline employees rated their Overall Rating 0.5 higher than Apotex employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 499 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.5
GlaxoSmithKline employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Apotex employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
GlaxoSmithKline employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.6 higher than Apotex employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.8
GlaxoSmithKline employees rated their Work-life balance 0.7 higher than Apotex employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.1
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
GlaxoSmithKline employees rated their Senior Management 0.7 higher than Apotex employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.7
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
GlaxoSmithKline employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than Apotex employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.4
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
GlaxoSmithKline Ceo Emma Walmsley
88%
88%Emma Walmsley
CEO Approval
Apotex Ceo Jeff Watson
86%
86%Jeff Watson
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
81%
GlaxoSmithKline employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 21% higher than Apotex employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
60%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
60%
GlaxoSmithKline employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 13% higher than Apotex employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
47%

Salaries

Apotex has 275 more total submitted salaries than GlaxoSmithKline.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Scientist2 Salaries
CA$75,791/yr
Technician1 Salaries
CA$48,126/yr
Project Manager4 Salaries
CA$87,219/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Chemist27 Salaries
CA$51,750/yr
Production Technician25 Salaries
CA$41,326/yr
Project Leader15 Salaries
CA$74,661/yr

What Employees Say

  • GlaxoSmithKline had 216 more reviews than Apotex that mentioned "Good benefits" as a Pro.
  • GlaxoSmithKline had 105 more reviews than Apotex that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Working environment"(in 351 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 247 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 32 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 31 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 130 reviews)
"Decision making"(in 128 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 25 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 12 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great company"Nov 23, 2020

Former Employee - Pharmacy Sales Manager

I worked at GlaxoSmithKline full-time

Pros

Company has nice organizational culture

Cons

Slow in decision making. Not agile

Advice to Management

Improve agility and quick decision making

Former Employee - Regulatory Affairs Associate

I worked at Apotex full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Positive work environment, very friendly coworkers and managers

Cons

Pay is not competitive compared to other companies

Job Postings

GlaxoSmithKline has 1,827 more recently posted open jobs than Apotex.