Compare Bristol Myers Squibb vs Gilead Sciences BETA

See how working at Bristol Myers Squibb vs. Gilead Sciences 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 Bristol Myers Squibb vs. Gilead Sciences. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Bristol Myers Squibb

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Gilead Sciences

Employee Ratings

  • Bristol Myers Squibb scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Gilead Sciences scored higher in 1 area: Compensation & Benefits.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 2390 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 1096 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.7
Career Opportunities
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
Gilead Sciences employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than Bristol Myers Squibb employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.8
Bristol Myers Squibb employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than Gilead Sciences employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.3
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.6
Bristol Myers Squibb employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than Gilead Sciences employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.3
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.0
Bristol Myers Squibb employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than Gilead Sciences employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.6
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Bristol Myers Squibb Ceo Giovanni Caforio
90%
90%Giovanni Caforio
Bristol Myers Squibb employees rated their CEO Approval 4% higher than Gilead Sciences employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Gilead Sciences Ceo Daniel O’Day
86%
86%Daniel O’Day
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
80%
Bristol Myers Squibb employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 6% higher than Gilead Sciences employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
74%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
77%
Bristol Myers Squibb employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 15% higher than Gilead Sciences employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
62%

Salaries

Gilead Sciences has 1,645 more total submitted salaries than Bristol Myers Squibb.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Research Investigator II119 Salaries
$120,601/yr
Associate Director206 Salaries
$170,879/yr
Director112 Salaries
$211,488/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Biostatistics Manager525 Salaries
$127,480/yr
Associate Director65 Salaries
$199,838/yr
Senior Manager59 Salaries
$170,253/yr

What Employees Say

  • Bristol Myers Squibb had 42 more reviews than Gilead Sciences that mentioned "Good benefits" as a Pro.
  • Bristol Myers Squibb had 4 more reviews than Gilead Sciences that mentioned "Upper management" as a Con.
  • Gilead Sciences had 97 more reviews than Bristol Myers Squibb that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 122 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 91 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 75 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 49 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Upper management"(in 48 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 47 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 144 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 44 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Associate Director

I have been working at Bristol Myers Squibb full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

BMS has great people who are science driven and a pleasure to work with

Cons

I am not aware of any cons

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Gilead Sciences full-time for less than a year

Pros

From the first call back to the final stages of the pre hire process, this has been the most professional experience I have ever had in my career. The recruiter was amazing. I could go on forever.... Bottom line is, I knew Gilead was the place to be just by seeing how their recruiters treat potential employees.

Cons

I don't have anything negative to say.

Advice to Management

Hire more recruiters like the one I had the good fortune to work with.

Job Postings

Bristol Myers Squibb has 2,373 more recently posted open jobs than Gilead Sciences.