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 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)
3.9
(based on 7248 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.3
(based on 4195 reviews)
Roche employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than GlaxoSmithKline employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.5
Career Opportunities
3.8
Roche employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than GlaxoSmithKline employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Roche employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than GlaxoSmithKline employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.7
Work-life balance
4.0
Roche employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than GlaxoSmithKline employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Senior Management
3.5
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Culture & Values
4.2
Roche employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than GlaxoSmithKline employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
GlaxoSmithKline Ceo Emma Walmsley
76%
76%Emma Walmsley
CEO Approval
Roche Ceo Severin Schwan
95%
95%Severin Schwan
Roche employees rated their CEO Approval 19% higher than GlaxoSmithKline employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
74%
% Recommend to a friend
88%
Roche employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 14% higher than GlaxoSmithKline employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
55%
Positive Business Outlook
72%
Roche employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 17% higher than GlaxoSmithKline employees rated theirs.

Salaries

GlaxoSmithKline has 161 more total submitted salaries than Roche.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Packaging8 Salaries
A$4,898/mo
Supervisor6 Salaries
A$6,087/mo
Project Manager4 Salaries
A$125,000/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Quality1 Salaries
A$136,126/yr
Senior Manager2 Salaries
A$183,388/yr
Project Manager1 Salaries
A$50/hr

What Employees Say

  • GlaxoSmithKline had 92 more reviews than Roche that mentioned "Good benefits" as a Pro.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at GlaxoSmithKline.
  • "Senior management" was the most mentioned Con at Roche.
Pros
Pros
"Working environment"(in 372 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 260 reviews)
Pros
"Good benefits"(in 168 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 145 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 140 reviews)
"Decision making"(in 135 reviews)
Cons
"Senior management"(in 47 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 37 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Marketing Associate

I have been working at GlaxoSmithKline full-time

Pros

Amazing culture, great people, supportive environment

Cons

Internship is more of a grad year

Former Employee - Territory Manager

I worked at Roche full-time

Pros

Great personal and professional development opportunities

Cons

location specific roles especially in Sydney

Job Postings

GlaxoSmithKline has 465 more recently posted open jobs than Roche.