Compare AstraZeneca vs University of Cambridge BETA

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

Employee Ratings

  • AstraZeneca scored higher in 4 areas: Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
  • University of Cambridge scored higher in 3 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities and Senior Management.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Culture & Values and % Recommend to a friend.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 4314 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.3
(based on 1379 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Career Opportunities
4.0
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
AstraZeneca employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.8 higher than University of Cambridge employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.9
Work-life balance
3.8
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.6
Senior Management
3.7
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.1
Culture & Values
4.1
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
AstraZeneca Ceo Pascal Soriot
94%
94%Pascal Soriot
CEO Approval
University of Cambridge Ceo Professor Stephen Toope
92%
92%Professor Stephen Toope
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
84%
% Recommend to a friend
84%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
79%
AstraZeneca employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 18% higher than University of Cambridge employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
61%

Salaries

University of Cambridge has 1,256 more total submitted salaries than AstraZeneca.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Associate Director34 Salaries
£79,489/yr
Senior Scientist103 Salaries
£45,661/yr
Project Manager22 Salaries
£52,445/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
PhD Student446 Salaries
£15,453/yr
Research Associate356 Salaries
£35,431/yr
Project Manager15 Salaries
£40,322/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at AstraZeneca.
  • "Working environment" was the most mentioned Pro at University of Cambridge.
  • "Senior management" was the most mentioned Con at AstraZeneca.
  • "Low salary" was the most mentioned Con at University of Cambridge.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 351 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 164 reviews)
Pros
"Working environment"(in 52 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Senior management"(in 43 reviews)
"Medimmune"(in 42 reviews)
Cons
"Low salary"(in 31 reviews)
"Career progression"(in 29 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Intern - Anonymous Intern

I worked at AstraZeneca for less than a year

Pros

Really good company environment with friendly employees. Everyone seems to enjoy working there.

Cons

Many campuses (which may not be an issue now there is a headquarter).

Current Employee - Postdoctoral Research Associate

I have been working at University of Cambridge full-time

Pros

Hugely supportive environment conducive to vast personal development

Cons

Long working hours at times

Job Postings

AstraZeneca has 1,930 more recently posted open jobs than University of Cambridge.