Compare PPD vs Covance BETA

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

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Covance

Employee Ratings

  • PPD 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 1425 reviews)
PPD employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Covance employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 1587 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.4
Career Opportunities
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.7
PPD employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than Covance employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.3
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
PPD employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than Covance employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.7
PPD employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than Covance employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.3
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
PPD Ceo David Simmons
86%
86%David Simmons
PPD employees rated their CEO Approval 5% higher than Covance employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Covance Ceo Paul Kirchgraber
81%
81%Paul Kirchgraber
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
74%
PPD employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 9% higher than Covance employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
65%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
66%
PPD employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 11% higher than Covance employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
55%

Salaries

PPD has 4 more total submitted salaries than Covance.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Project Assistant2 Salaries
A$59,638/yr
Clinical Team Manager1 Salaries
A$130,000/yr
Clinical Research Associate1 Salaries
A$77,000/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Principal Programmer/Analyst1 Salaries
A$120,000/yr
Clinical Research Associate1 Salaries
A$78,082/yr

What Employees Say

  • PPD had 25 more reviews than Covance that mentioned "Good benefits" as a Pro.
  • Covance had 8 more reviews than PPD that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
  • Covance had 19 more reviews than PPD that mentioned "Upper management" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 119 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 99 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 77 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 74 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 101 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 33 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 109 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 52 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Senior Manager

I have been working at PPD full-time

Pros

Flexibility, great team spirit, Loyal employees

Cons

Long working hrs, minimal training,

"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.

Job Postings

PPD has 1,136 more recently posted open jobs than Covance.