Compare Merck vs Pfizer BETA

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

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 3282 reviews)
4.0
(based on 3276 reviews)
Career Opportunities
3.4
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
3.9
Work-life balance
3.7
3.8
Senior Management
3.1
3.4
Culture & Values
3.7
3.8
CEO Approval
Merck Ceo Kenneth C. Frazier
88%Kenneth C. Frazier
Pfizer Ceo Albert Bourla
92%Albert Bourla
% Recommend to a friend
81%
81%
Positive Business Outlook
66%
60%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Pharmaceutical Sales Representative7 Salaries
CA$87,674/yr
Intern2 Salaries
CA$20/hr
Product Manager3 Salaries
CA$118,177/yr
Pharmaceutical Sales Representative2 Salaries
CA$65,242/yr
Intern4 Salaries
CA$25/hr
Project Manager2 Salaries
CA$106,259/yr

What Employees Say

Pros
"Work life balance"(in 283 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 198 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 240 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 204 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 89 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 87 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 105 reviews)
"Job security"(in 58 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great"Sep 14, 2019

Former Employee - Brand Manager

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

Pros

Gym on site is great

Cons

Long processes often times happen

"Great company"Nov 7, 2019

Former Employee - Medical Director

I worked at Pfizer full-time for more than 8 years

Pros

Good people, lots of opportunity

Cons

Slow-moving, difficult to get decisions made quickly

Job Postings