Compare BASF vs Bayer BETA

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

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Bayer

Employee Ratings

  • BASF scored higher in 2 areas: Compensation & Benefits and CEO Approval.
  • Bayer scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, % 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 712 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 3913 reviews)
Bayer employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than BASF employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.4
Career Opportunities
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.2
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.4
Work-life balance
4.1
Bayer employees rated their Work-life balance 0.7 higher than BASF employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
3.6
Bayer employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than BASF employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.5
Culture & Values
4.1
Bayer employees rated their Culture & Values 0.6 higher than BASF employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
BASF Ceo Wayne T. Smith
86%
86%Wayne T. Smith
BASF employees rated their CEO Approval 9% higher than Bayer employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Bayer Ceo Werner Baumann
77%
77%Werner Baumann
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
77%
% Recommend to a friend
85%
Bayer employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 8% higher than BASF employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
52%
Positive Business Outlook
57%
Bayer employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 6% higher than BASF employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Bayer has 940 more total submitted salaries than BASF.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Research Scientist86 Salaries
$98,274/yr
PDP Engineering51 Salaries
$82,438/yr
Sales Representative26 Salaries
$73,147/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Research Scientist80 Salaries
$101,593/yr
Senior Engineer59 Salaries
$107,381/yr
Sales Representative70 Salaries
$100,573/yr

What Employees Say

  • Bayer had 26 more reviews than BASF that mentioned "Work environment" as a Pro.
  • Bayer had 13 more reviews than BASF that mentioned "Decision making" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Good benefits"(in 126 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 123 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 149 reviews)
"Qualidade de vida"(in 130 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Decision making"(in 58 reviews)
"Large company"(in 48 reviews)
Cons
"Decision making"(in 71 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 55 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Marketing Manager

I worked at BASF full-time

Pros

Flexible working Great pay and benefits Excellent reputation in the market place Innovative

Cons

Big company issues Very process and system oriented which tends to make slow decisions

"Intern @ Bayer"Jun 17, 2021

Current Intern - Intern

I have been working at Bayer for less than a year

Pros

- Really friendly and easy to reach out to and contact - They really want you to succeed and give you good opportunities

Cons

- The paperwork leading up to the internship was a bit confusing - They were not prepared for onboarding in general

Job Postings

Bayer has 1,254 more recently posted open jobs than BASF.