Compare Genentech vs Medivation BETA

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

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Medivation

Employee Ratings

  • Genentech scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Medivation scored higher in 2 areas: Career Opportunities and CEO Approval.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 2223 reviews)
Genentech employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than Medivation employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 54 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.5
Career Opportunities
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.9
Genentech employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than Medivation employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.5
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.5
Genentech employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than Medivation employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.2
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.1
Genentech employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than Medivation employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.8
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Genentech Ceo Alexander Hardy
90%
90%Alexander Hardy
CEO Approval
Medivation Ceo David T. Hung, MD
97%
97%David T. Hung, MD
Medivation employees rated their CEO Approval 7% higher than Genentech employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
82%
Genentech employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 9% higher than Medivation employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
73%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
64%
Genentech employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 13% higher than Medivation employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
51%

Salaries

Genentech has 5,057 more total submitted salaries than Medivation.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Research Associate203 Salaries
$86,209/yr
QC Associate II61 Salaries
$84,470/yr
Senior Manager50 Salaries
$172,924/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
SAS Programmer3 Salaries
$89,823/yr
Senior QA Manager3 Salaries
$158,502/yr
Senior Manager4 Salaries
$164,170/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at Genentech.
  • "Good benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at Medivation.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Genentech.
  • "Growing pains" was the most mentioned Con at Medivation.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 256 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 222 reviews)
Pros
"Good benefits"(in 6 reviews)
"Great location"(in 6 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 119 reviews)
"Decision making"(in 71 reviews)
Cons
"Growing pains"(in 5 reviews)
"Senior leadership"(in 3 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Covid-19 Contact Tracer

I have been working at Genentech full-time

Pros

Great benefits package. Provides multiple free commuting options.

Cons

None that I can think of.

"Solid Gold!"Jan 20, 2021

Former Employee - Senior Project Manager

I worked at Medivation full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

The people, the place and the magic; providing something AMAZING to the world.

Cons

The only downside was being acquired.

Advice to Management

Let's do AMAZING again!

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