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 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Work-life balance and Senior Management.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 4966 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 2798 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.4
Career Opportunities
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.9
Work-life balance
3.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Senior Management
3.3
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
Culture & Values
4.1
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
GlaxoSmithKline Ceo Emma Walmsley
86%
86%Emma Walmsley
CEO Approval
Roche Ceo Severin Schwan
95%
95%Severin Schwan
Roche employees rated their CEO Approval 9% higher than GlaxoSmithKline employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
79%
% Recommend to a friend
87%
Roche employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 8% higher than GlaxoSmithKline employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
59%
Positive Business Outlook
69%
Roche employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 10% higher than GlaxoSmithKline employees rated theirs.

Salaries

GlaxoSmithKline has 98 more total submitted salaries than Roche.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Manufacturing8 Salaries
A$4,919/mo
Supervisor6 Salaries
A$5,928/mo
Housekeeping4 Salaries
A$4,597/mo
Salaries for similar jobs
Quality1 Salaries
A$132,578/yr
Business Analyst1 Salaries
A$117,305/yr
Field Service Technician2 Salaries
A$72,391/yr

What Employees Say

  • GlaxoSmithKline had 80 more reviews than Roche that mentioned "Good benefits" as a Pro.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at GlaxoSmithKline.
  • "No cons" was the most mentioned Con at Roche.
Pros
Pros
"Working environment"(in 319 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 233 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 219 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 153 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 121 reviews)
"Decision making"(in 117 reviews)
Cons
"No cons"(in 50 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 43 reviews)
Featured Review
"Love it"29 Apr 2020

Current Employee - QA Manager

I have been working at GlaxoSmithKline full-time

Pros

Great culture, teamwork , support

Cons

It's closing down its operation in Sydney

Former Employee - Medical Manager

I worked at Roche full-time

Pros

Great products, great people, great pipeline. Flexibility.

Cons

flat structure, difficult to move up the ladder. Although it looks like this may have improved since my time there.

Job Postings

Roche has 815 more recently posted open jobs than GlaxoSmithKline.