Compare Alcon vs Toxikon BETA

See how working at Alcon vs. Toxikon 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 Alcon vs. Toxikon. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Alcon

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Toxikon

Employee Ratings

  • Alcon scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, 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)
3.6
(based on 1050 reviews)
Alcon employees rated their Overall Rating 1.4 higher than Toxikon employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
2.2
(based on 94 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.2
Alcon employees rated their Career Opportunities 1.0 higher than Toxikon employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Alcon employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 2.1 higher than Toxikon employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
1.8
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.5
Alcon employees rated their Work-life balance 1.3 higher than Toxikon employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.2
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
Alcon employees rated their Senior Management 1.3 higher than Toxikon employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
1.7
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.4
Alcon employees rated their Culture & Values 1.6 higher than Toxikon employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
1.8
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Alcon Ceo David J Endicott
79%
79%David J Endicott
Alcon employees rated their CEO Approval 68% higher than Toxikon employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Toxikon Ceo Laxman S Desai
11%
11%Laxman S Desai
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
69%
Alcon employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 46% higher than Toxikon employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
23%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
60%
Alcon employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 49% higher than Toxikon employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
11%

Salaries

Alcon has 1,099 more total submitted salaries than Toxikon.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Scientist I9 Salaries
$100,524/yr
Engineer II18 Salaries
$93,164/yr
Senior Information Specialist19 Salaries
$111,488/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Research Associate28 Salaries
$39,602/yr
Quality Assurance5 Salaries
$48,105/yr
Systems Administrator1 Salaries
$87,861/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at Alcon.
  • "Learn a lot" was the most mentioned Pro at Toxikon.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Alcon.
  • "High turnover" was the most mentioned Con at Toxikon.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 98 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 85 reviews)
Pros
"Learn a lot"(in 8 reviews)
"Free coffee"(in 4 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 41 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 23 reviews)
Cons
"High turnover"(in 8 reviews)
"Low pay"(in 7 reviews)
Featured Review
"Excellent"Sep 13, 2020

Current Employee - Business Development Manager

I have been working at Alcon part-time for less than a year

Pros

Innovation company that encourages learning and development

Cons

Nothing that is significantly a con

"good for start"Aug 12, 2020

Former Employee - Research Associate

I worked at Toxikon full-time for more than a year

Pros

you will get a lot of experience, young people

Cons

low salary, expensive medical insurance

Job Postings

Alcon has 280 more recently posted open jobs than Toxikon.