Compare Novo Nordisk vs Janssen BETA

See how working at Novo Nordisk vs. Janssen 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 Novo Nordisk vs. Janssen. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Novo Nordisk

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Janssen

Employee Ratings

  • Novo Nordisk scored higher in 1 area: Work-life balance.
  • Janssen scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 1659 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 773 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Career Opportunities
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.9
Work-life balance
3.8
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.5
Senior Management
3.7
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.0
Culture & Values
4.3
Janssen employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than Novo Nordisk employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Novo Nordisk Ceo Lars Fruergaard Jørgensen
91%
91%Lars Fruergaard Jørgensen
CEO Approval
Janssen Ceo Alex Gorsky
96%
96%Alex Gorsky
Janssen employees rated their CEO Approval 5% higher than Novo Nordisk employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
82%
% Recommend to a friend
88%
Janssen employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 6% higher than Novo Nordisk employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
76%
Positive Business Outlook
83%
Janssen employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 7% higher than Novo Nordisk employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Janssen has 10 more total submitted salaries than Novo Nordisk.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Medical Advisor4 Salaries
£76,650/yr
Senior Professional1 Salaries
£45,290/yr
Senior Clinical Research Associate2 Salaries
£46,861/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Medical Advisor2 Salaries
£82,651/yr
Site Manager3 Salaries
£43,000/yr
Senior Scientist2 Salaries
£58,717/yr

What Employees Say

  • Novo Nordisk had 127 more reviews than Janssen that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • Novo Nordisk had 44 more reviews than Janssen that mentioned "Great benefits" as a Pro.
  • Novo Nordisk had 31 more reviews than Janssen that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 201 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 81 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 74 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 37 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 51 reviews)
"Danish"(in 33 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 20 reviews)
"Large company"(in 14 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Analyst

I have been working at Novo Nordisk full-time

Pros

-Great Culture and focus on well-being -Good Benefits

Cons

Because of its' organisational size, same business questions are sometimes asked by more than one function.

Former Employee - Senior Product Manager

I worked at Janssen full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Great benefits such as pension scheme, top of range health insurance cover, employee share scheme, health and wellness benefits.

Cons

Large organisation means that there is lack of agility and paralysis by process. Huge changes at board level and senior management in past 2 years has negatively impacted overall culture

Advice to Management

Empower people to make decisions

Job Postings

Novo Nordisk has 476 more recently posted open jobs than Janssen.