Compare Bayer vs AstraZeneca BETA

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

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AstraZeneca

Employee Ratings

  • Bayer scored higher in 1 area: Work-life balance.
  • AstraZeneca scored higher in 5 areas: Career Opportunities, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 3 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits and % Recommend to a friend.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 3232 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 3091 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Career Opportunities
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.1
Work-life balance
3.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Senior Management
3.6
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.0
Culture & Values
4.1
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Bayer Ceo Werner Baumann
76%
76%Werner Baumann
CEO Approval
AstraZeneca Ceo Pascal Soriot
98%
98%Pascal Soriot
AstraZeneca employees rated their CEO Approval 22% higher than Bayer employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
85%
% Recommend to a friend
85%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
53%
Positive Business Outlook
82%
AstraZeneca employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 29% higher than Bayer employees rated theirs.

Salaries

AstraZeneca has 711 more total submitted salaries than Bayer.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Medical Information Scientist2 Salaries
£37,437/yr
Internship1 Salaries
£21,496/yr
Manager3 Salaries
£73,068/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Scientist40 Salaries
£44,990/yr
Associate Director17 Salaries
£77,418/yr
Business Analyst9 Salaries
£42,606/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Bayer.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at AstraZeneca.
  • "Decision making" was the most mentioned Con at Bayer.
  • "Senior management" was the most mentioned Con at AstraZeneca.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 144 reviews)
"Qualidade de vida"(in 127 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 329 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 156 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Decision making"(in 71 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 52 reviews)
Cons
"Senior management"(in 43 reviews)
"Medimmune"(in 42 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great company"22 Oct 2020

Current Contractor - Imaging Specialist

I have been working at Bayer for less than a year

Pros

Invested in your growth and progress

Cons

None to add here, positive experience

Current Contractor - Enterprise Agile Coach & Trainer

I have been working at AstraZeneca

Pros

Committed people Doing some good, making some money, and having some fun. Under the current leadership, it's a very focussed environment

Cons

If you are coming from a Lean/ Agile environment you'll find they are at the start of their journey and still wrestling with organisational impediments to Agility

Advice to Management

Get behind a fully committed adoption of new ways of working by IT and its customers

Job Postings

AstraZeneca has 930 more recently posted open jobs than Bayer.