Compare Thermo Fisher Scientific vs Waters BETA

See how working at Thermo Fisher Scientific vs. Waters 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 Thermo Fisher Scientific vs. Waters. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Thermo Fisher Scientific

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Waters

Employee Ratings

  • Thermo Fisher Scientific scored higher in 2 areas: Career Opportunities and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Waters scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 4087 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 494 reviews)
Waters employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Thermo Fisher Scientific employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Career Opportunities
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.4
Work-life balance
3.8
Waters employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than Thermo Fisher Scientific employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Senior Management
3.5
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.7
Culture & Values
3.9
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Thermo Fisher Scientific Ceo Marc N. Casper
89%
89%Marc N. Casper
CEO Approval
Waters Ceo Udit Batra
98%
98%Udit Batra
Waters employees rated their CEO Approval 9% higher than Thermo Fisher Scientific employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
76%
% Recommend to a friend
77%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
75%
Thermo Fisher Scientific employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 17% higher than Waters employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
57%

Salaries

Thermo Fisher Scientific has 234 more total submitted salaries than Waters.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Manufacturing Technician8 Salaries
£19,598/yr
Associate Project Manager5 Salaries
£29,281/yr
Field Applications Scientist6 Salaries
£34,596/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Systems Test Engineer11 Salaries
£31,049/yr
Product Manager4 Salaries
£62,838/yr
Scientist2 Salaries
£37,796/yr

What Employees Say

  • Thermo Fisher Scientific had 201 more reviews than Waters that mentioned "Good benefits" as a Pro.
  • Thermo Fisher Scientific had 190 more reviews than Waters that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • Thermo Fisher Scientific had 211 more reviews than Waters that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Good benefits"(in 228 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 222 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 32 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 27 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 223 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 50 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 12 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 12 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great company"6 Nov 2020

Current Employee - Lead Manufacturing Scientist

I have been working at Thermo Fisher Scientific full-time

Pros

Company culture and value employees

Cons

I can’t think of any

Current Employee - Principal Software Engineer

I have been working at Waters full-time for less than a year

Pros

Supportive environment, friendly staff. Excellent benefits. Useful products that you can be proud of. Positive culture.

Cons

Not found any yet, but I've only been here a few months.

Job Postings

Thermo Fisher Scientific has 7,800 more recently posted open jobs than Waters.