Compare GlaxoSmithKline vs Roche BETA

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

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Roche

Employee Ratings

  • Roche 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 5301 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 2986 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.5
Career Opportunities
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.8
Work-life balance
4.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Senior Management
3.4
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.0
Culture & Values
4.1
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
GlaxoSmithKline Ceo Emma Walmsley
88%
88%Emma Walmsley
CEO Approval
Roche Ceo Severin Schwan
95%
95%Severin Schwan
Roche employees rated their CEO Approval 7% higher than GlaxoSmithKline employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
80%
% Recommend to a friend
86%
Roche employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 6% higher than GlaxoSmithKline employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
60%
Positive Business Outlook
73%
Roche employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 13% higher than GlaxoSmithKline employees rated theirs.

Salaries

GlaxoSmithKline has 87 more total submitted salaries than Roche.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Territory Associate8 Salaries
CA$65,000/yr
Intern4 Salaries
CA$50,690/yr
Project Manager4 Salaries
CA$87,219/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Director3 Salaries
CA$160,452/yr
Intern3 Salaries
CA$48,894/yr
Product Manager3 Salaries
CA$99,709/yr

What Employees Say

  • GlaxoSmithKline had 79 more reviews than Roche that mentioned "Good benefits" as a Pro.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at GlaxoSmithKline.
  • "Senior management" was the most mentioned Con at Roche.
Pros
Pros
"Working environment"(in 328 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 236 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 232 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 157 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 123 reviews)
"Decision making"(in 122 reviews)
Cons
"Senior management"(in 45 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 35 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Contractor - Marketing Intern

I have been working at GlaxoSmithKline

Pros

flexible, lots of responsibility, great mentors

Cons

no cons can be though of at this time

"Great!"Oct 14, 2020

Current Intern - Biostatistican

I have been working at Roche for less than a year

Pros

wonderful atmosphere, work life balance

Cons

none that I can think of

Job Postings

Roche has 1,037 more recently posted open jobs than GlaxoSmithKline.