Compare St. Jude Medical vs Covidien BETA

See how working at St. Jude Medical vs. Covidien 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 St. Jude Medical vs. Covidien. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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St. Jude Medical

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Covidien

Employee Ratings

  • St. Jude Medical scored higher in 4 areas: Work-life balance, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Covidien scored higher in 4 areas: Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management and Culture & Values.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Overall Rating.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 719 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 811 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.9
Career Opportunities
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Work-life balance
3.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.7
Senior Management
2.8
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.1
Culture & Values
3.2
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
St. Jude Medical Ceo Miles D. White
86%
86%Miles D. White
St. Jude Medical employees rated their CEO Approval 6% higher than Covidien employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Covidien Ceo Omar Ishrak
80%
80%Omar Ishrak
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
57%
St. Jude Medical employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 3% higher than Covidien employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
55%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
45%
St. Jude Medical employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 6% higher than Covidien employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
39%

Salaries

St. Jude Medical and Covidien both have 2 total submitted salaries.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Representative1 Salaries
A$94,697/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
IT Manager1 Salaries
A$152,281/yr
Product Manager1 Salaries
A$97,895/yr

What Employees Say

  • Covidien had 11 more reviews than St. Jude Medical that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • Covidien had 16 more reviews than St. Jude Medical that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Great people"(in 40 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 37 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 48 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 46 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Upper management"(in 38 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 26 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 42 reviews)
"Medtronic"(in 30 reviews)
Featured Review

Sales

I have been working at St. Jude Medical for less than a year

Pros

Very innovative company with great motivation to consistently bring newer Technology and efficient products.

Cons

Not employing practical approach while setting achievable sales targets.

Advice to Management

Use internal talents to develop and grow within the international organisation.

I worked at Covidien

Pros

Good work environment and culture

Cons

Not many bad aspects to say

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