Compare GlaxoSmithKline vs Unilever BETA

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

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Unilever

Employee Ratings

  • GlaxoSmithKline scored higher in 2 areas: Compensation & Benefits and Work-life balance.
  • Unilever scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, 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)
4.0
(based on 5674 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 6563 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.5
Career Opportunities
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.8
Work-life balance
3.7
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Senior Management
3.7
Unilever employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than GlaxoSmithKline employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
Culture & Values
4.2
Unilever employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than GlaxoSmithKline employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
GlaxoSmithKline Ceo Emma Walmsley
86%
86%Emma Walmsley
CEO Approval
Unilever Ceo Alan Jope
95%
95%Alan Jope
Unilever employees rated their CEO Approval 9% higher than GlaxoSmithKline employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
81%
% Recommend to a friend
89%
Unilever employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 8% higher than GlaxoSmithKline employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
61%
Positive Business Outlook
74%
Unilever employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 13% higher than GlaxoSmithKline employees rated theirs.

Salaries

GlaxoSmithKline has 60 more total submitted salaries than Unilever.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Manufacturing8 Salaries
A$4,962/mo
Supervisor6 Salaries
A$5,980/mo
Quality4 Salaries
A$4,956/mo
Salaries for similar jobs
Project Engineer2 Salaries
A$90,307/yr
Senior Manager1 Salaries
A$184,877/yr
Intern3 Salaries
A$30/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Working environment" was the most mentioned Pro at GlaxoSmithKline.
  • "Flexible working hours" was the most mentioned Pro at Unilever.
  • Unilever had 17 more reviews than GlaxoSmithKline that mentioned "Decision making" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Working environment"(in 361 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 251 reviews)
Pros
"Flexible working hours"(in 249 reviews)
"Great people"(in 192 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Decision making"(in 134 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 133 reviews)
Cons
"Decision making"(in 151 reviews)
"Long working hours"(in 150 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Intern - IT Internship

I worked at GlaxoSmithKline

Pros

Supportive learning environment and great working culture

Cons

None. Limited to what’s available for interns but it is what you make of it.

"Big portfolios"11 Jan 2021

Former Employee - Customer Manager

I worked at Unilever full-time

Pros

Lots of responsibility and exposure to the fmcg business.

Cons

Adminsitration and processes are frustrating

Job Postings

GlaxoSmithKline has 1,439 more recently posted open jobs than Unilever.