Compare Amgen vs Roche BETA

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

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Roche

Employee Ratings

  • Roche 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)
3.9
(based on 2116 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 3176 reviews)
Roche employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Amgen employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.4
Career Opportunities
3.7
Roche employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Amgen employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Compensation & Benefits
4.2
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.4
Work-life balance
4.0
Roche employees rated their Work-life balance 0.6 higher than Amgen employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Senior Management
3.4
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.7
Culture & Values
4.1
Roche employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than Amgen employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Amgen Ceo Robert A. Bradway
92%
92%Robert A. Bradway
CEO Approval
Roche Ceo Severin Schwan
94%
94%Severin Schwan
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
74%
% Recommend to a friend
87%
Roche employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 13% higher than Amgen employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
68%
Positive Business Outlook
74%
Roche employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 6% higher than Amgen employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Amgen has 2,538 more total submitted salaries than Roche.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Scientist245 Salaries
$116,953/yr
Senior Associate160 Salaries
$78,465/yr
Senior Manager153 Salaries
$142,310/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Principal Scientist I73 Salaries
$110,006/yr
Intern - Hourly41 Salaries
$23/hr
Director27 Salaries
$211,216/yr

What Employees Say

  • Roche had 31 more reviews than Amgen that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Amgen.
  • "Senior management" was the most mentioned Con at Roche.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 218 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 215 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 246 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 167 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 99 reviews)
"Decision making"(in 67 reviews)
Cons
"Senior management"(in 48 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 37 reviews)
Featured Review
"Good company"Jan 10, 2021

Current Employee - Supply Chain Senior Manager

I have been working at Amgen full-time

Pros

Good company to work for.

Cons

No cons come to mind

"good"Jan 12, 2021

Current Employee - Software Engineer

I have been working at Roche full-time

Pros

good company in bay area

Cons

nothing as such bad in the company

Job Postings

Roche has 2,047 more recently posted open jobs than Amgen.