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 1 area: Compensation & Benefits.
  • Roche scored higher in 5 areas: Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 3 areas: Overall Rating, Senior Management and Culture & Values.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 2223 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 3190 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.5
Career Opportunities
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
Compensation & Benefits
4.2
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.9
Work-life balance
4.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.5
Senior Management
3.5
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.1
Culture & Values
4.1
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Genentech Ceo Alexander Hardy
90%
90%Alexander Hardy
CEO Approval
Roche Ceo Severin Schwan
94%
94%Severin Schwan
Roche employees rated their CEO Approval 4% higher than Genentech employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
82%
% Recommend to a friend
87%
Roche employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 5% higher than Genentech employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
64%
Positive Business Outlook
74%
Roche employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 10% higher than Genentech employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Genentech has 3,018 more total submitted salaries than Roche.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Research Associate203 Salaries
$86,209/yr
Intern184 Salaries
$24/hr
Bioprocess Technician83 Salaries
$55,032/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Principal Scientist I73 Salaries
$109,826/yr
Intern - Hourly42 Salaries
$23/hr
Field Service Engineer17 Salaries
$73,662/yr

What Employees Say

  • Roche had 24 more reviews than Genentech that mentioned "Work life balance" 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 256 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 222 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 246 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 167 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 119 reviews)
"Decision making"(in 71 reviews)
Cons
"Senior management"(in 48 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 37 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.

Current Employee - Lab Assistant

I have been working at Roche full-time

Pros

Good benefits, thanks care of their employees

Cons

Lot of different divisions, gets confusing

Job Postings

Roche has 2,477 more recently posted open jobs than Genentech.