Compare Amgen vs AstraZeneca BETA

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

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AstraZeneca

Employee Ratings

  • Amgen scored higher in 2 areas: Compensation & Benefits and Senior Management.
  • AstraZeneca scored higher in 5 areas: Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Overall Rating and Culture & Values.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 2906 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 4888 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.7
Career Opportunities
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.8
Work-life balance
3.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.7
Senior Management
3.6
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.1
Culture & Values
4.1
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Amgen Ceo Robert A. Bradway
87%
87%Robert A. Bradway
CEO Approval
AstraZeneca Ceo Pascal Soriot
92%
92%Pascal Soriot
AstraZeneca employees rated their CEO Approval 5% higher than Amgen employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
82%
% Recommend to a friend
86%
AstraZeneca employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 4% higher than Amgen employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
75%
Positive Business Outlook
81%
AstraZeneca employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 6% higher than Amgen employees rated theirs.

What Employees Say

  • AstraZeneca had 235 more reviews than Amgen that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • Amgen had 35 more reviews than AstraZeneca that mentioned "Decision making" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 276 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 257 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 511 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 207 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 129 reviews)
"Decision making"(in 80 reviews)
Cons
"Senior management"(in 49 reviews)
"Decision making"(in 45 reviews)
Featured Review
"All positive"13 May 2022

Former Contractor - Epidemiologist

I worked at Amgen for more than a year

Pros

Made to feel like a perm staff.

Cons

No negatives. Great experience during covid

Current Employee - Director Epidemiology

I have been working at AstraZeneca full-time for more than a year

Pros

great projects, good people engagement, training opportunities

Cons

some level of work duplication, limitations re locations

Job Postings

AstraZeneca has 3,830 more recently posted open jobs than Amgen.
Recent Jobs
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