Compare Genentech vs Gilead Sciences BETA

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

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Gilead Sciences

Employee Ratings

  • Genentech 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.
  • 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)
4.3
(based on 2763 reviews)
Genentech employees rated their Overall Rating 0.5 higher than Gilead Sciences employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 1279 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Genentech employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than Gilead Sciences employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.0
Genentech employees rated their Work-life balance 0.7 higher than Gilead Sciences employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.3
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.7
Genentech employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than Gilead Sciences employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.3
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.2
Genentech employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than Gilead Sciences employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.7
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Genentech Ceo Alexander Hardy
88%
88%Alexander Hardy
CEO Approval
Gilead Sciences Ceo Daniel O’Day
86%
86%Daniel O’Day
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
85%
Genentech employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 11% higher than Gilead Sciences employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
74%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
70%
Genentech employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 9% higher than Gilead Sciences employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
61%

Salaries

Genentech has 1,049 more total submitted salaries than Gilead Sciences.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Research Associate234 Salaries
$95,010/yr
Intern245 Salaries
$29/hr
Case Manager80 Salaries
$33/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Biostatistics Manager525 Salaries
$130,318/yr
Associate Director82 Salaries
$207,396/yr
Clinical Pharmacologist77 Salaries
$136,605/yr

What Employees Say

  • Genentech had 213 more reviews than Gilead Sciences that mentioned "Great benefits" as a Pro.
  • Gilead Sciences had 56 more reviews than Genentech that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 309 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 274 reviews)
Pros
"Gilead"(in 97 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 96 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 125 reviews)
"Decision making"(in 81 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 181 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 48 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Genentech full-time

Pros

Active investment in frontier-level science, substantive academic collaborations aimed at making breakthrough discoveries that transform what is possible for patients and at-risk people before they... become patients. Potential for global scale and impact via 125 year-old Roche.

Cons

Not every day exemplifies the best of what is possible here

Advice to Management

Work harder to make the dream a reality every day

"Great Company"May 23, 2022

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Gilead Sciences full-time

Pros

Employee Development, Pay/Benefits, Work/Life Balance

Cons

Lengthy commute to the office

Job Postings

Genentech has 363 more recently posted open jobs than Gilead Sciences.
Recent Jobs
Recent Jobs
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Gilead Sciences company logo23 Jobs