Compare Genentech vs Illumina BETA

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

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Illumina

Employee Ratings

  • Genentech scored higher in 4 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Illumina scored higher in 3 areas: Career Opportunities, CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Senior Management and Culture & Values.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.3
(based on 2753 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 1476 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Career Opportunities
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
Genentech employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than Illumina employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.0
Work-life balance
3.8
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.7
Senior Management
3.7
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.2
Culture & Values
4.2
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Genentech Ceo Alexander Hardy
88%
88%Alexander Hardy
CEO Approval
Illumina Ceo Francis deSouza
91%
91%Francis deSouza
Illumina employees rated their CEO Approval 3% higher than Genentech employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
85%
Genentech employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 4% higher than Illumina employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
81%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
69%
Positive Business Outlook
84%
Illumina employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 15% higher than Genentech employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Genentech has 3,980 more total submitted salaries than Illumina.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Intern244 Salaries
$29/hr
Research Associate233 Salaries
$94,916/yr
Engineer II66 Salaries
$123,181/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Associate Director37 Salaries
$192,369/yr
Research Associate39 Salaries
$66,750/yr
Senior Software Engineer49 Salaries
$141,435/yr

What Employees Say

  • Genentech had 154 more reviews than Illumina that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • Genentech had 33 more reviews than Illumina that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 309 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 274 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 120 reviews)
"Fast paced"(in 103 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 125 reviews)
"Decision making"(in 81 reviews)
Cons
"Fast paced"(in 95 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 92 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Director Procurement

I have been working at Genentech full-time for more than 8 years

Pros

Benefits, career growth , quality life, compensation

Cons

Roche/Genentech is a marvelous company. No Cons.

"Great Company"May 14, 2022

Current Employee - Desktop Support Technician Level III

I have been working at Illumina full-time

Pros

Good company to work for.

Cons

Cant think of anything negative to say

Job Postings

Illumina has 64 more recently posted open jobs than Genentech.
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