Compare Genentech vs Illumina BETA

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

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Illumina

Employee Ratings

  • Genentech scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Illumina scored higher in 3 areas: Career Opportunities, CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 2238 reviews)
Genentech employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Illumina employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 1023 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.5
Career Opportunities
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
Genentech employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than Illumina employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.9
Work-life balance
3.7
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.5
Senior Management
3.4
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.2
Culture & Values
4.0
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Genentech Ceo Alexander Hardy
91%
91%Alexander Hardy
CEO Approval
Illumina Ceo Francis deSouza
93%
93%Francis deSouza
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
82%
Genentech employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 9% higher than Illumina employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
73%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
64%
Positive Business Outlook
72%
Illumina employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 8% higher than Genentech employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Illumina has 152 more total submitted salaries than Genentech.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Scientist1 Salaries
£99,817/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Bioinformatics Scientist17 Salaries
£50,092/yr
Intern5 Salaries
£18,793/yr
Inside Sales Representative5 Salaries
£29,718/yr

What Employees Say

  • Genentech had 138 more reviews than Illumina that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • Genentech had 45 more reviews than Illumina that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 256 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 222 reviews)
Pros
"Fast paced"(in 88 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 84 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 119 reviews)
"Decision making"(in 71 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 74 reviews)
"Fast paced"(in 65 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Intern - Regulatory

I worked at Genentech

Pros

Great people and culture, I highly recommend it

Cons

I don't see any really

Current Intern - Intern

I have been working at Illumina for less than a year

Pros

Great care of their employees and great people to work with

Cons

Sometimes found myself with not much work to do, work could be assigned more efficiently

Job Postings

Genentech has 409 more recently posted open jobs than Illumina.