Compare Genentech vs Roche BETA

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

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Roche

Employee Ratings

  • Genentech scored higher in 4 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management and Culture & Values.
  • Roche scored higher in 3 areas: CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Career Opportunities and Work-life balance.
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 4843 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Career Opportunities
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.0
Work-life balance
4.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.7
Senior Management
3.6
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.2
Culture & Values
4.1
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Genentech Ceo Alexander Hardy
88%
88%Alexander Hardy
CEO Approval
Roche Ceo Severin Schwan
92%
92%Severin Schwan
Roche employees rated their CEO Approval 4% higher than Genentech employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
85%
% Recommend to a friend
87%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
69%
Positive Business Outlook
77%
Roche employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 8% higher than Genentech employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Genentech has 3,950 more total submitted salaries than Roche.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Research Associate233 Salaries
$94,916/yr
Intern244 Salaries
$29/hr
Senior Manager70 Salaries
$190,880/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Scientist85 Salaries
$104,101/yr
Intern55 Salaries
$22/hr
Director46 Salaries
$216,182/yr

What Employees Say

  • Genentech had 123 more reviews than Roche that mentioned "Great benefits" as a Pro.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Genentech.
  • "Senior management" was the most mentioned Con at Roche.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 309 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 274 reviews)
Pros
"Good benefits"(in 218 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 186 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 125 reviews)
"Decision making"(in 81 reviews)
Cons
"Senior management"(in 56 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 43 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Junior IOS Developer

I have been working at Genentech full-time for more than a year

Pros

Easy onboarding process, friendly group of coworkers, and interesting technologies and projects to work on

Cons

Sometimes placed in small teams with few mentors. Not much room to grow and learn

"Best company"May 18, 2022

Former Employee - Material Handler

I worked at Roche full-time for more than a year

Pros

The executives came.form the bottom, the benefits are great, and it's a wonderful company to work for.

Cons

Few locations in USA compared to other pharmas.

Job Postings

Roche has 2,027 more recently posted open jobs than Genentech.
Recent Jobs
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Recent Jobs
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