Compare Gilead Sciences vs Arena Pharmaceuticals BETA

See how working at Gilead Sciences vs. Arena Pharmaceuticals 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 Gilead Sciences vs. Arena Pharmaceuticals. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Gilead Sciences

Employee Ratings

  • Gilead Sciences scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Work-life balance.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 872 reviews)
Gilead Sciences employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than Arena Pharmaceuticals employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.2
(based on 46 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.2
Gilead Sciences employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Arena Pharmaceuticals employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.2
Gilead Sciences employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.6 higher than Arena Pharmaceuticals employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Work-life balance
3.2
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
Senior Management
2.9
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.4
Gilead Sciences employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than Arena Pharmaceuticals employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
2.9
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Gilead Sciences Ceo Daniel O’Day
90%
90%Daniel O’Day
Gilead Sciences employees rated their CEO Approval 27% higher than Arena Pharmaceuticals employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Arena Pharmaceuticals Ceo Amit Munshi
63%
63%Amit Munshi
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
67%
Gilead Sciences employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 26% higher than Arena Pharmaceuticals employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
41%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
50%
Gilead Sciences employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 9% higher than Arena Pharmaceuticals employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
41%

Salaries

Gilead Sciences has 3,179 more total submitted salaries than Arena Pharmaceuticals.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Statistical Programmer201 Salaries
$117,965/yr
Associate Director39 Salaries
$191,594/yr
Senior Manager41 Salaries
$165,224/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Research Associate6 Salaries
$62,247/yr
Associate Director6 Salaries
$168,835/yr
Manager3 Salaries
$111,973/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at Gilead Sciences.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Gilead Sciences.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 63 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 49 reviews)
There aren't enough reviews matching this company to generate pros and cons.
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 135 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 40 reviews)
Featured Review
"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.

Current Employee - Vice President Finance

I have been working at Arena Pharmaceuticals full-time

Pros

Executive team; Company growth; CA culture

Cons

Company working out growth challenges.

Advice to Management

Keep doing what you are doing

Job Postings

Gilead Sciences has 355 more recently posted open jobs than Arena Pharmaceuticals.