Compare Amgen vs MSD BETA

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

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MSD

Employee Ratings

  • MSD 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)
3.9
(based on 2060 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 638 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.4
Career Opportunities
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.4
Work-life balance
3.8
MSD employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than Amgen employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Senior Management
3.6
MSD employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than Amgen employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.7
Culture & Values
3.9
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Amgen Ceo Robert A. Bradway
90%
90%Robert A. Bradway
CEO Approval
MSD Ceo Kenneth C. Frazier
98%
98%Kenneth C. Frazier
MSD employees rated their CEO Approval 8% higher than Amgen employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
73%
% Recommend to a friend
81%
MSD employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 8% higher than Amgen employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
69%
Positive Business Outlook
73%
MSD employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 4% higher than Amgen employees rated theirs.

Salaries

MSD has 30 more total submitted salaries than Amgen.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Manager3 Salaries
£81,345/yr
Risk Management Consultant1 Salaries
£87,332/yr
Senior Associate2 Salaries
£59,445/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Manager1 Salaries
£35,355/yr
Area Healthcare Lead3 Salaries
£67,680/yr
Associate Director2 Salaries
£59,546/yr

What Employees Say

  • Amgen had 156 more reviews than MSD that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • Amgen had 78 more reviews than MSD that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
  • Amgen had 57 more reviews than MSD that mentioned "Decision making" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 217 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 214 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 58 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 40 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 95 reviews)
"Decision making"(in 66 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 17 reviews)
"Decision making"(in 9 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Intern - Student Statistician

I worked at Amgen for more than a year

Pros

- Excellent training - Well equipped and prepared to take on students -You're given real responsibility quickly

Cons

- Additional qualifications needed to work full time

"Great!"26 Nov 2020

Former Employee - Clinical Trial Coordinator

I worked at MSD full-time for less than a year

Pros

- lots of help when settling in, overlap with previous interns

Cons

- London is an expensive area to work

Job Postings

Amgen has 472 more recently posted open jobs than MSD.