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, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: CEO Approval.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 2161 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)
3.6
(based on 881 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.4
Career Opportunities
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
Compensation & Benefits
4.2
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.9
Genentech employees rated their Work-life balance 0.8 higher than Gilead Sciences employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.1
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Genentech employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than Gilead Sciences employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.1
Genentech employees rated their Culture & Values 0.7 higher than Gilead Sciences employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.4
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Genentech Ceo Alexander Hardy
90%
90%Alexander Hardy
CEO Approval
Gilead Sciences Ceo Daniel O’Day
90%
90%Daniel O’Day
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
80%
Genentech employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 13% higher than Gilead Sciences employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
67%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
64%
Genentech employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 13% higher than Gilead Sciences employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
51%

Salaries

Genentech has 1,822 more total submitted salaries than Gilead Sciences.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Research Associate198 Salaries
$86,575/yr
Intern170 Salaries
$24/hr
Senior Manager46 Salaries
$172,710/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Statistical Programmer201 Salaries
$117,922/yr
Associate Director39 Salaries
$191,524/yr
Senior Manager41 Salaries
$165,164/yr

What Employees Say

  • Genentech had 180 more reviews than Gilead Sciences that mentioned "Great benefits" as a Pro.
  • Gilead Sciences had 22 more reviews than Genentech that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 249 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 220 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 69 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 49 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 118 reviews)
"Decision making"(in 71 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 140 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 43 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great employer"Nov 29, 2020

Current Employee - Senior National Account Executive

I have been working at Genentech full-time

Pros

Smart, diverse, passionate employees focused on developing and commercializing breakthrough therapies for patients.

Cons

Large company, very conservative regarding business practices

"Sr CTMA"Jan 7, 2020

Current Employee - Président/Directeur Financier

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

Pros

Awesome Team Building Spirit

Cons

Not much transparency in contractors conversions to FTEs.

Job Postings

Genentech has 2,368 more recently posted open jobs than Gilead Sciences.