There are newer employer reviews for Merck

Decent base pay, sales potential and goals are arbitrary

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Former Employee - Professional Representative
Former Employee - Professional Representative

I worked at Merck full-time (more than 3 years)

Pros

Good Benefits, great meetings and overall perks

Cons

Micro-management, detachment of management from reality

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Don't promote people to management who have no skill from outside life experience

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Disapproves of CEO
reviews filtered by
  • Any Location
  • Any Job Title
  1. Learning experience within pharmaceutical industry.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - PV Associate in West Point, PA
    Former Employee - PV Associate in West Point, PA

    I worked at Merck full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    tuition reimbursement- earned MS in Pharmacy/ QA & RA
    education regarding whole Pharmaceutical industry- manufacturing, regulations, corporate culture, FDA, etc
    benefits

    Cons

    large corporate culture- at times felt I had little control over my fate

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Be more inclusive

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2. Typical Large Pharma COmpany

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Process Engineer in Durham, NC
    Current Employee - Senior Process Engineer in Durham, NC

    I have been working at Merck full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    Excellent pay, steady pay, and bonus... benefits are good.

    Cons

    No gym, career direction, job description does not match what you actually do.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Work lfe balance needs to be more of a priority.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
There are newer employer reviews for Merck

Work at Merck? Share Your Experiences

Merck

 
Click to Rate
or

Your response will be removed from the review – this cannot be undone.