Compare Covance vs PRA Health Sciences BETA

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Covance

Employee Ratings

  • Covance scored higher in 2 areas: Career Opportunities and CEO Approval.
  • PRA Health Sciences scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Compensation & Benefits.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 1839 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 1136 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.7
Career Opportunities
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.6
Work-life balance
3.9
PRA Health Sciences employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than Covance employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Senior Management
3.5
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.7
Culture & Values
3.9
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Covance Ceo Paul Kirchgraber
94%
94%Paul Kirchgraber
Covance employees rated their CEO Approval 10% higher than PRA Health Sciences employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
PRA Health Sciences Ceo Colin Shannon
84%
84%Colin Shannon
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
77%
% Recommend to a friend
83%
PRA Health Sciences employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 6% higher than Covance employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
67%
Positive Business Outlook
68%

Salaries

Covance has 847 more total submitted salaries than PRA Health Sciences.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Clinical Research Associate68 Salaries
$73,743/yr
Program Specialist63 Salaries
$18/hr
Medical Technologist8 Salaries
$25/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
In-House Clinical Research Associate58 Salaries
$51,137/yr
Project Analyst51 Salaries
$60,109/yr
Clinical Trial Specialist38 Salaries
$48,628/yr

What Employees Say

  • PRA Health Sciences had 5 more reviews than Covance that mentioned "Good benefits" as a Pro.
  • Covance had 77 more reviews than PRA Health Sciences that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
  • Covance had 23 more reviews than PRA Health Sciences that mentioned "Upper management" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 89 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 76 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 140 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 81 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 120 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 56 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 43 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 33 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at Covance full-time

Pros

Good benefits. The market is growing. Horizontal management.

Cons

Promotion chance is very rare.

Former Employee - Clinical Research Associate

I worked at PRA Health Sciences full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Manaher support to nclud Functional and lclinical trial manaher

Cons

None meds mist be put tohetder at all times

Advice to Management

Opportunity for advancement

Job Postings

PRA Health Sciences has 729 more recently posted open jobs than Covance.