Compare Covance vs ICON BETA

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

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ICON

Employee Ratings

  • Covance scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, 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)
3.7
(based on 1776 reviews)
Covance employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than ICON employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 995 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.7
Covance employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.8 higher than ICON employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.5
Work-life balance
3.4
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Covance employees rated their Senior Management 0.5 higher than ICON employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.8
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Covance employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than ICON employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.2
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Covance Ceo Paul Kirchgraber
92%
92%Paul Kirchgraber
Covance employees rated their CEO Approval 34% higher than ICON employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
ICON Ceo Steve Cutler
57%
57%Steve Cutler
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
77%
Covance employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 14% higher than ICON employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
63%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
67%
Covance employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 12% higher than ICON employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
55%

Salaries

Covance has 2 more total submitted salaries than ICON.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Researcher1 Salaries
A$30/hr
Study Start Up Associate1 Salaries
A$80,000/yr
Clinical Team Lead1 Salaries
A$119,500/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Clinical Trial Assistant5 Salaries
A$59,167/yr
Cta1 Salaries
A$52,886/yr

What Employees Say

  • Covance had 32 more reviews than ICON that mentioned "Good benefits" as a Pro.
  • Covance had 69 more reviews than ICON that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Good benefits"(in 88 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 81 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 99 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 56 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 115 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 55 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 46 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 25 reviews)
Featured Review
"Awesome!"6 Jan 2020

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Covance full-time for less than a year

Pros

Career development Benefits People Compensation Management

Cons

None that I can think of.

"Feeling"8 Sep 2020

Former Employee - Project Manager

I worked at ICON full-time for more than a year

Pros

A group of good people

Cons

Very organzied, procedure documents company

Job Postings

Covance has 418 more recently posted open jobs than ICON.