Compare Biogen vs AstraZeneca BETA

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

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AstraZeneca

Employee Ratings

  • Biogen scored higher in 1 area: Compensation & Benefits.
  • AstraZeneca scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 912 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 2816 reviews)
AstraZeneca employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than Biogen employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.2
Career Opportunities
3.6
AstraZeneca employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than Biogen employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.7
Work-life balance
3.8
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.9
Senior Management
3.4
AstraZeneca employees rated their Senior Management 0.5 higher than Biogen employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.5
Culture & Values
3.9
AstraZeneca employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than Biogen employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Biogen Ceo Michel Vounatsos
68%
68%Michel Vounatsos
CEO Approval
AstraZeneca Ceo Pascal Soriot
96%
96%Pascal Soriot
AstraZeneca employees rated their CEO Approval 28% higher than Biogen employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
65%
% Recommend to a friend
82%
AstraZeneca employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 17% higher than Biogen employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
55%
Positive Business Outlook
73%
AstraZeneca employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 18% higher than Biogen employees rated theirs.

Salaries

AstraZeneca has 35 more total submitted salaries than Biogen.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales1 Salaries
A$120,885/yr
MSL1 Salaries
A$130,000/yr
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A$74,737/yr
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A$300,000/yr
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A$101,919/yr

What Employees Say

  • AstraZeneca had 208 more reviews than Biogen that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • AstraZeneca had 66 more reviews than Biogen that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 127 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 101 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 309 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 150 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 46 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 37 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 112 reviews)
"No cons"(in 53 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Sales Force Effectiveness Manager

I worked at Biogen full-time

Pros

Great culture, great salary, great bonuses and other incentives

Cons

At times there are political plays over ownership of various tasks and projects. Some employees will try and position themselves as leaders of these projects at the expense of colleagues.

Advice to Management

Focus on the benefits each employee brings to the company at all times.

Current Employee - Sales Representative

I have been working at AstraZeneca full-time for more than a year

Pros

Multinational company and I want to have more experience

Cons

Hard work and it cost a lot

Advice to Management

I will do my best

Job Postings

AstraZeneca has 1,707 more recently posted open jobs than Biogen.