Compare Novartis vs Sanofi BETA

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

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Sanofi

Employee Ratings

  • Novartis scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Sanofi scored higher in 1 area: CEO Approval.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 3615 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 3645 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Career Opportunities
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.7
Work-life balance
3.6
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Novartis employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than Sanofi employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.5
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Novartis Ceo Vas Narasimhan
92%
92%Vas Narasimhan
CEO Approval
Sanofi Ceo Paul Hudson
95%
95%Paul Hudson
Sanofi employees rated their CEO Approval 3% higher than Novartis employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
79%
% Recommend to a friend
77%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
69%
Novartis employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 14% higher than Sanofi employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
55%

Salaries

Sanofi has 195 more total submitted salaries than Novartis.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Medical Science Liaison1 Salaries
CA$97,354/yr
Intern3 Salaries
CA$20/hr
Manager1 Salaries
CA$45,891/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Technologist13 Salaries
CA$41/hr
Co-Op Student10 Salaries
CA$27/hr
Manager6 Salaries
CA$78,954/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Novartis.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at Sanofi.
  • "No cons" was the most mentioned Con at Novartis.
  • "Upper management" was the most mentioned Con at Sanofi.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 148 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 138 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 228 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 214 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"No cons"(in 60 reviews)
"Decision making"(in 51 reviews)
Cons
"Upper management"(in 100 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 87 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Intern - Anonymous Intern

I worked at Novartis for less than a year

Pros

Good company culture, flexible work hours and potential for growth.

Cons

Pay was below average but that’s understandable given Internship

"Great company"Feb 13, 2020

Current Contractor - Pharmacy Technician

I have been working at Sanofi for more than a year

Pros

Relaxed environment. Great support staff. Challenging initiatives.

Cons

Work can be mundane. Parking is hard to find.

Advice to Management

Keep up the good work.

Job Postings

Sanofi has 8,408 more recently posted open jobs than Novartis.