Compare GlaxoSmithKline vs AstraZeneca BETA

See how AstraZeneca vs. GlaxoSmithKline compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 4467 reviews)
3.9
(based on 2637 reviews)
Career Opportunities
3.4
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
4.0
Work-life balance
3.8
3.8
Senior Management
3.2
3.3
Culture & Values
3.8
3.8
CEO Approval
GlaxoSmithKline Ceo Emma Walmsley
84%Emma Walmsley
AstraZeneca Ceo Pascal Soriot
94%Pascal Soriot
% Recommend to a friend
78%
79%
Positive Business Outlook
56%
71%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Scientist38 Salaries
£37,001/yr
General Manager47 Salaries
£70,260/yr
Industrial Placement Student22 Salaries
£18,383/yr
Senior Scientist32 Salaries
£45,225/yr
Associate Director14 Salaries
£78,755/yr
Associate Principal Scientist17 Salaries
£57,412/yr

What Employees Say

Pros
"Work life balance"(in 453 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 294 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 285 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 141 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 112 reviews)
"Decision making"(in 105 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 105 reviews)
"Pipeline"(in 78 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - QA Analyst

I have been working at GlaxoSmithKline full-time for more than 8 years

Pros

Good salary, share options and bonus

Cons

Brexit having an effect on business

Current Employee - Graduate Scientist

I have been working at AstraZeneca full-time for more than a year

Pros

It is a great learning environment and the people are lovely.

Cons

You have to be proactive to get the most out of it.

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