Compare BD vs Amgen BETA

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

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Amgen

Employee Ratings

  • BD scored higher in 2 areas: CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Amgen scored higher in 5 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Work-life balance and Culture & Values.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 2107 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 1988 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Amgen employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than BD employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.5
Work-life balance
3.5
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
3.3
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.7
Culture & Values
3.7
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
BD Ceo Tom Polen
95%
95%Tom Polen
BD employees rated their CEO Approval 8% higher than Amgen employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Amgen Ceo Robert A. Bradway
87%
87%Robert A. Bradway
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
75%
BD employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 3% higher than Amgen employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
72%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
65%
Positive Business Outlook
67%

Salaries

BD has 8 more total submitted salaries than Amgen.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Pattern Maker1 Salaries
A$75/hr
Territory Manager1 Salaries
A$97,000/yr
Customer Service Representative1 Salaries
A$60,000/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer1 Salaries
A$135,000/yr
Senior Clinical Research Associate1 Salaries
A$92,958/yr

What Employees Say

  • Amgen had 35 more reviews than BD that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • Amgen had 22 more reviews than BD that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
  • Amgen had 18 more reviews than BD that mentioned "Decision making" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 174 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 129 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 211 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 209 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 67 reviews)
"Decision making"(in 47 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 89 reviews)
"Decision making"(in 65 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

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

Pros

1. Good work culture 2. Work life balance 3. Brand value 4. Fortune 500 company 5. Growth opportunities

Cons

1. After certain level in hierarchy lesser chances to attain a new level. 2. Compensation is pretty average.

Advice to Management

1. This is a perfect company to work for. The compensation can be a bit better to retain the good employees.

"Contractor"1 Apr 2018

Current Contractor - Anonymous Contractor

I have been working at Amgen

Pros

Objective Focused Team with brilliant minds

Cons

Very corporate environment - not many post-work activities

Job Postings

Amgen has 464 more recently posted open jobs than BD.