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 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • 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 5010 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 2827 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.4
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
3.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Senior Management
3.3
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
Culture & Values
4.0
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
GlaxoSmithKline Ceo Emma Walmsley
85%
85%Emma Walmsley
CEO Approval
Roche Ceo Severin Schwan
96%
96%Severin Schwan
Roche employees rated their CEO Approval 11% 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
57%
Positive Business Outlook
69%
Roche employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 11% higher than GlaxoSmithKline employees rated theirs.

Salaries

GlaxoSmithKline has 21 more total submitted salaries than Roche.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
QC Analyst2 Salaries
€31,705/yr
Shift Unit Leader1 Salaries
€48,714/yr
Financial Analyst1 Salaries
€43,708/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Process Operator1 Salaries
€12/hr
Senior Manager1 Salaries
€77,515/yr
Health Economist1 Salaries
€61,074/yr

What Employees Say

  • GlaxoSmithKline had 81 more reviews than Roche that mentioned "Good benefits" as a Pro.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at GlaxoSmithKline.
  • "No cons" was the most mentioned Con at Roche.
Pros
Pros
"Working environment"(in 322 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 235 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 221 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 154 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 121 reviews)
"Decision making"(in 119 reviews)
Cons
"No cons"(in 50 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 43 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Contractor - GPS

I worked at GlaxoSmithKline for less than a year

Pros

Positive work environment. Transparent hierarchy. Positive mentoring environment.

Cons

Poor wages awarded for employment role.

Former Intern - Anonymous Intern

I worked at Roche for less than a year

Pros

- Employee wellbeing a top priority - Great work-life balance - Flex-time

Cons

- Can't think of anything

Job Postings

Roche has 824 more recently posted open jobs than GlaxoSmithKline.