Compare PPD vs Covance BETA

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

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Covance

Employee Ratings

  • PPD scored higher in 5 areas: Overall Rating, Work-life balance, Culture & Values, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Covance scored higher in 3 areas: Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits and CEO Approval.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Senior Management.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 1706 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 1945 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Career Opportunities
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.7
Work-life balance
3.6
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.5
Senior Management
3.5
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
Culture & Values
3.7
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
PPD Ceo David Simmons
86%
86%David Simmons
CEO Approval
Covance Ceo Paul Kirchgraber
93%
93%Paul Kirchgraber
Covance employees rated their CEO Approval 7% higher than PPD employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
79%
% Recommend to a friend
77%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
73%
PPD employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 4% higher than Covance employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
69%

Salaries

Covance has 10 more total submitted salaries than PPD.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior CRA2 Salaries
CA$101,341/yr
Data Entry Clerk1 Salaries
CA$35,102/yr
Associate Medical Director1 Salaries
CA$152,666/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
CRA II3 Salaries
CA$91,418/yr
Senior Project Data Manager2 Salaries
CA$105,607/yr
Clinical Team Lead1 Salaries
CA$131,913/yr

What Employees Say

  • PPD had 29 more reviews than Covance that mentioned "Good benefits" as a Pro.
  • Covance had 1 more reviews than PPD that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
  • Covance had 19 more reviews than PPD that mentioned "Upper management" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 140 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 109 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 90 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 80 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 120 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 37 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 121 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 56 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Project Assistant

I have been working at PPD full-time

Pros

Work Life Balance, Friendly staff

Cons

Contract positions and low compensation

"nice"Dec 4, 2020

Current Employee - DSPM

I have been working at Covance part-time

Pros

good growth, nice friendly lot of projects

Cons

none all set for now

Job Postings

Covance has 356 more recently posted open jobs than PPD.