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)
3.9
(based on 5012 reviews)
GlaxoSmithKline employees rated their Overall Rating 0.5 higher than Apotex employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 475 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.4
GlaxoSmithKline employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than Apotex employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
GlaxoSmithKline employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.7 higher than Apotex employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.8
GlaxoSmithKline employees rated their Work-life balance 0.9 higher than Apotex employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
GlaxoSmithKline employees rated their Senior Management 0.6 higher than Apotex employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.6
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
GlaxoSmithKline employees rated their Culture & Values 0.8 higher than Apotex employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.1
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
GlaxoSmithKline Ceo Emma Walmsley
86%
86%Emma Walmsley
GlaxoSmithKline employees rated their CEO Approval 14% higher than Apotex employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Apotex Ceo Jeff Watson
72%
72%Jeff Watson
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
80%
GlaxoSmithKline employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 25% higher than Apotex employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
55%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
57%
GlaxoSmithKline employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 25% higher than Apotex employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
33%

Salaries

Apotex has 252 more total submitted salaries than GlaxoSmithKline.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Scientist2 Salaries
CA$76,627/yr
Technician1 Salaries
CA$48,657/yr
Project Manager3 Salaries
CA$88,080/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Chemist26 Salaries
CA$53,974/yr
Production Technician21 Salaries
CA$41,782/yr
Project Leader15 Salaries
CA$75,485/yr

What Employees Say

  • GlaxoSmithKline had 205 more reviews than Apotex that mentioned "Good benefits" as a Pro.
  • GlaxoSmithKline had 98 more reviews than Apotex that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Working environment"(in 322 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 235 reviews)
Pros
"Good benefits"(in 30 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 29 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 121 reviews)
"Decision making"(in 119 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 23 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 11 reviews)
Featured Review
"Patient Focused"Jun 21, 2020

Current Employee - Territory Associate

I have been working at GlaxoSmithKline full-time

Pros

patient focused scientific selling, ethical, great collaborative culture.

Cons

hard to grow within company

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 1,512 more recently posted open jobs than Apotex.