Compare GlaxoSmithKline vs Bayer BETA

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

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Bayer

Employee Ratings

  • GlaxoSmithKline scored higher in 2 areas: CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Bayer scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Culture & Values.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 5012 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 3000 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.4
Career Opportunities
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.8
Work-life balance
4.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
3.3
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
Culture & Values
3.9
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
GlaxoSmithKline Ceo Emma Walmsley
86%
86%Emma Walmsley
GlaxoSmithKline employees rated their CEO Approval 15% higher than Bayer employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Bayer Ceo Werner Baumann
71%
71%Werner Baumann
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
80%
% Recommend to a friend
84%
Bayer employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 4% higher than GlaxoSmithKline employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
57%
GlaxoSmithKline employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 8% higher than Bayer employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
50%

Salaries

GlaxoSmithKline has 995 more total submitted salaries than Bayer.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Investigator122 Salaries
$109,961/yr
Director67 Salaries
$180,300/yr
Intern25 Salaries
$24/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Data Scientist16 Salaries
$112,460/yr
Director18 Salaries
$201,274/yr
Intern - Hourly34 Salaries
$23/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Working environment" was the most mentioned Pro at GlaxoSmithKline.
  • "Ambiente de trabalho" was the most mentioned Pro at Bayer.
  • GlaxoSmithKline had 51 more reviews than Bayer that mentioned "Decision making" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Working environment"(in 322 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 235 reviews)
Pros
"Ambiente de trabalho"(in 146 reviews)
"Qualidade de vida"(in 134 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 121 reviews)
"Decision making"(in 119 reviews)
Cons
"Plano de carreira"(in 83 reviews)
"Decision making"(in 68 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Senior Project Manager

I have been working at GlaxoSmithKline full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Very good Values and Culture

Cons

Slow Decision Making and lack of matured planning

Current Contractor - Communications Manager

I have been working at Bayer for more than 3 years

Pros

Collaborative Environment, Generous Wages, Great Campus, Good Management, Diverse Employee Base

Cons

They employ a lot of contractors, but there is little to no opportunity of being hired on as a regular employee.

Job Postings

GlaxoSmithKline has 429 more recently posted open jobs than Bayer.