Compare GlaxoSmithKline vs Parexel BETA

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

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Parexel

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 4855 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 91 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.4
Career Opportunities
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
2.8
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.8
Work-life balance
3.4
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
2.8
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
Culture & Values
3.5
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
GlaxoSmithKline Ceo Emma Walmsley
85%
85%Emma Walmsley
CEO Approval
Parexel Ceo Jamie Macdonald
80%
80%Jamie Macdonald
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
79%
% Recommend to a friend
73%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
56%
Positive Business Outlook
50%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
General Manager47 Salaries
£70,519/yr
Senior Scientist42 Salaries
£36,843/yr
Industrial Placement Student23 Salaries
£18,459/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Business Analyst4 Salaries
£35,793/yr
Clinical Research Assistant4 Salaries
£23,181/yr
Associate Director8 Salaries
£67,317/yr

What Employees Say

Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 314 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 230 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 162 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 77 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 118 reviews)
"Decision making"(in 115 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 74 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 35 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Brand Manager

I worked at GlaxoSmithKline full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Great culture. Very team oriented and gender balanced. Great offices and facilities.

Cons

Sometimes not quick enough off the pace versus similar sized competitors.

Current Employee - Associate Project Leader

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

Pros

Work life balance, internal career advancement, generous PTO

Cons

Benefits a little more expensive than other CRO's, still to "process driven," high turn over of Line management

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