Compare Bristol Myers Squibb vs Merck BETA

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

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Merck

Employee Ratings

  • Bristol Myers Squibb scored higher in 1 area: CEO Approval.
  • Merck scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, 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 2835 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 4677 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Career Opportunities
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.7
Work-life balance
3.8
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.5
Senior Management
3.7
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Culture & Values
4.0
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Bristol Myers Squibb Ceo Giovanni Caforio
84%
84%Giovanni Caforio
Bristol Myers Squibb employees rated their CEO Approval 6% higher than Merck employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Merck Ceo Rob Davis
78%
78%Rob Davis
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
76%
% Recommend to a friend
84%
Merck employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 8% higher than Bristol Myers Squibb employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
73%
Positive Business Outlook
77%
Merck employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 4% higher than Bristol Myers Squibb employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Merck has 3,035 more total submitted salaries than Bristol Myers Squibb.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Associate Director260 Salaries
$177,235/yr
Research Investigator II119 Salaries
$125,873/yr
Director155 Salaries
$217,740/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Associate Director280 Salaries
$154,871/yr
Senior Scientist381 Salaries
$127,099/yr
Director229 Salaries
$199,968/yr

What Employees Say

  • Merck had 180 more reviews than Bristol Myers Squibb that mentioned "Good benefits" as a Pro.
  • Merck had 39 more reviews than Bristol Myers Squibb that mentioned "Upper management" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 155 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 114 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 376 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 294 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 75 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 55 reviews)
Cons
"Upper management"(in 94 reviews)
"Pipeline"(in 81 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

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

Pros

Awesome teammates, caring managers, innovative science, lots of new information to share with providers

Cons

Last minute requests make time management difficult at times

Former Contractor - Quality Assurance Analyst

I worked at Merck for more than a year

Pros

Merck has the best work environment i have ever seen

Cons

Im totally satisfied with the company

Job Postings

Bristol Myers Squibb has 3,005 more recently posted open jobs than Merck.
Recent Jobs
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