Compare Amgen vs AbbVie BETA

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

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AbbVie

Employee Ratings

  • Amgen scored higher in 3 areas: Compensation & Benefits, CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
  • AbbVie scored higher in 3 areas: Work-life balance, Senior Management and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 3 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities and Culture & Values.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 2245 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 1566 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Career Opportunities
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.2
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.5
Work-life balance
3.6
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Senior Management
3.5
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Culture & Values
3.8
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Amgen Ceo Robert A. Bradway
94%
94%Robert A. Bradway
Amgen employees rated their CEO Approval 5% higher than AbbVie employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
AbbVie Ceo Richard A. Gonzalez
89%
89%Richard A. Gonzalez
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
79%
% Recommend to a friend
78%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
69%
Positive Business Outlook
74%
AbbVie employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 5% higher than Amgen employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Amgen has 2,261 more total submitted salaries than AbbVie.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Scientist273 Salaries
$120,000/yr
Senior Associate165 Salaries
$78,357/yr
Specialist IS Business Systems Analyst169 Salaries
$107,169/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Scientist I139 Salaries
$113,874/yr
Associate Director48 Salaries
$169,445/yr
Director40 Salaries
$205,671/yr

What Employees Say

  • Amgen had 125 more reviews than AbbVie that mentioned "Great benefits" as a Pro.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Amgen.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at AbbVie.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 221 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 220 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 96 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 77 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 101 reviews)
"Decision making"(in 69 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 24 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 23 reviews)
Featured Review
"Good company"Mar 6, 2021

Current Employee - Maintenance Technician

I have been working at Amgen full-time

Pros

Time off, great benefits offered

Cons

Pay was not in line with industry

Current Employee - Sales Representative

I have been working at AbbVie full-time

Pros

Rewarding Fun Helps you to achieve personal and work goals Wants you to succeed Great management

Cons

I can’t think of any

Job Postings

AbbVie has 2,344 more recently posted open jobs than Amgen.