Compare Eli Lilly and Company vs Pfizer BETA

See how working at Eli Lilly and Company vs. Pfizer 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 Eli Lilly and Company vs. Pfizer. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Eli Lilly and Company

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Pfizer

Employee Ratings

  • Pfizer scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Work-life balance and Culture & Values.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 2426 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 4524 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.5
Career Opportunities
3.8
Pfizer employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Eli Lilly and Company employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.9
Work-life balance
3.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.6
Senior Management
3.7
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.1
Culture & Values
4.1
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Eli Lilly and Company Ceo  David A. Ricks
89%
89% David A. Ricks
CEO Approval
Pfizer Ceo Albert Bourla
91%
91%Albert Bourla
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
83%
% Recommend to a friend
85%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
73%
Positive Business Outlook
74%

Salaries

Pfizer has 3,340 more total submitted salaries than Eli Lilly and Company.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Research Scientist306 Salaries
$123,775/yr
Sales Representative280 Salaries
$90,041/yr
Manager28 Salaries
$117,557/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Associate Scientist703 Salaries
$77,278/yr
Sales Representative121 Salaries
$106,409/yr
Director183 Salaries
$187,125/yr

What Employees Say

  • Pfizer had 75 more reviews than Eli Lilly and Company that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • "Indianapolis" was the most mentioned Con at Eli Lilly and Company.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Pfizer.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 236 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 143 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 311 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 241 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Indianapolis"(in 68 reviews)
"Patent"(in 37 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 128 reviews)
"Large company"(in 62 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Medical Writer

I have been working at Eli Lilly and Company full-time

Pros

Tons of amazing benefits, lots of opportunities for career development

Cons

Can get very busy (10-12 hour days)

"Great Company"May 6, 2021

Current Employee - Internal Communications

I have been working at Pfizer full-time

Pros

Lots of resources, great benefits, people first.

Cons

Limited room for growth, salary not competitive for market.

Job Postings

Pfizer has 561 more recently posted open jobs than Eli Lilly and Company.