Compare Amgen vs Parexel BETA

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

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Parexel

Employee Ratings

  • Amgen scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: % Recommend to a friend.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 2454 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 133 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Career Opportunities
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.2
Amgen employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.8 higher than Parexel employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.7
Work-life balance
3.5
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.5
Amgen employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than Parexel employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
Amgen employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than Parexel employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.6
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Amgen Ceo Robert A. Bradway
93%
93%Robert A. Bradway
Amgen employees rated their CEO Approval 8% higher than Parexel employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Parexel Ceo Jamie Macdonald
85%
85%Jamie Macdonald
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
80%
% Recommend to a friend
80%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
70%
Amgen employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 7% higher than Parexel employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
63%

Salaries

Parexel has 240 more total submitted salaries than Amgen.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Project Manager3 Salaries
£57,402/yr
Senior Associate4 Salaries
£49,305/yr
Clinical Research Study Manager6 Salaries
£56,894/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Project Manager21 Salaries
£34,900/yr
Associate Director13 Salaries
£72,363/yr
Clinical Research Assistant9 Salaries
£22,653/yr

What Employees Say

  • Amgen had 24 more reviews than Parexel that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Amgen.
  • "Senior management" was the most mentioned Con at Parexel.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 221 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 220 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 196 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 95 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 101 reviews)
"Decision making"(in 69 reviews)
Cons
"Senior management"(in 36 reviews)
"Career growth"(in 34 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Contractor - Project Coordinator

I worked at Amgen for less than a year

Pros

Excellent team, office has an amazing view, amazing work Culture

Cons

No cons at the moment

Former Employee - Associate Director

I worked at Parexel full-time for more than a year

Pros

Solid matrix organization Good management (I can speak for myself) Pay is competitive within the CRO business Many Remote working opportunities

Cons

International collaborations can mean attending calls outside of normal work hours

Job Postings

Parexel has 10,199 more recently posted open jobs than Amgen.