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 3658 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 3682 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Novartis employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Sanofi employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.3
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
93%
93%Vas Narasimhan
CEO Approval
Sanofi Ceo Paul Hudson
94%
94%Paul Hudson
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
80%
Novartis employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 4% higher than Sanofi employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
76%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
71%
Novartis employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 15% higher than Sanofi employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
56%

Salaries

Novartis has 36 more total submitted salaries than Sanofi.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
QC Analyst3 Salaries
€37,612/yr
Team Lead2 Salaries
€82,031/yr
Manager1 Salaries
€76,205/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
QC Analyst1 Salaries
€32,191/yr
Qta1 Salaries
€37,221/yr
Buyer1 Salaries
€49,805/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 151 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 140 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 229 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 216 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"No cons"(in 63 reviews)
"Decision making"(in 51 reviews)
Cons
"Upper management"(in 100 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 87 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Senior Scientific Writer II

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

Pros

Great team Support structures Great training process

Cons

A lot of red tape Novartis Business Services not really viewed as an integral part of Novartis

Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at Sanofi full-time

Pros

Money, salary. as a pharmaceutical company

Cons

Culture, too many processes and lack of better systems

Job Postings

Sanofi has 1,368 more recently posted open jobs than Novartis.