Compare Merck vs GlaxoSmithKline BETA

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

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GlaxoSmithKline

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 3328 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 4602 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.4
Career Opportunities
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.7
Work-life balance
3.8
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
3.2
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.7
Culture & Values
3.9
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Merck Ceo Kenneth C. Frazier
85%
85%Kenneth C. Frazier
CEO Approval
GlaxoSmithKline Ceo Emma Walmsley
85%
85%Emma Walmsley
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
80%
% Recommend to a friend
79%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
67%
Positive Business Outlook
56%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Pharmaceutical Sales Representative7 Salaries
CA$88,838/yr
Manager1 Salaries
CA$100,621/yr
Intern2 Salaries
CA$20/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Pharmaceutical Sales Representative5 Salaries
CA$70,354/yr
Territory Associate5 Salaries
CA$67,500/yr
Intern4 Salaries
CA$50,913/yr

What Employees Say

Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 287 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 203 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 464 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 302 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 93 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 89 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 115 reviews)
"Decision making"(in 109 reviews)
Featured Review

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

"Great"Aug 10, 2019

Current Employee - Finance Manager

I have been working at GlaxoSmithKline full-time

Pros

Great company to work for

Cons

Too many meetings scheduled daily

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