Compare GlaxoSmithKline vs Unilever BETA

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

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Unilever

Employee Ratings

  • GlaxoSmithKline scored higher in 2 areas: Compensation & Benefits and Work-life balance.
  • Unilever scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 5399 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 6271 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.5
Career Opportunities
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.8
Work-life balance
3.7
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Senior Management
3.6
Unilever employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than GlaxoSmithKline employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
Culture & Values
4.2
Unilever employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than GlaxoSmithKline employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
GlaxoSmithKline Ceo Emma Walmsley
88%
88%Emma Walmsley
CEO Approval
Unilever Ceo Alan Jope
95%
95%Alan Jope
Unilever employees rated their CEO Approval 7% higher than GlaxoSmithKline employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
81%
% Recommend to a friend
88%
Unilever employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 7% higher than GlaxoSmithKline employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
60%
Positive Business Outlook
71%
Unilever employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 11% higher than GlaxoSmithKline employees rated theirs.

Salaries

GlaxoSmithKline has 1,422 more total submitted salaries than Unilever.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Investigator124 Salaries
$110,352/yr
Director72 Salaries
$182,185/yr
Finance Manager11 Salaries
$137,014/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Analyst19 Salaries
$70,318/yr
Management Trainee16 Salaries
$63,205/yr
Associate Finance Manager49 Salaries
$100,528/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Working environment" was the most mentioned Pro at GlaxoSmithKline.
  • "Flexible working hours" was the most mentioned Pro at Unilever.
  • Unilever had 20 more reviews than GlaxoSmithKline that mentioned "Decision making" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Working environment"(in 351 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 247 reviews)
Pros
"Flexible working hours"(in 243 reviews)
"Great people"(in 189 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 130 reviews)
"Decision making"(in 128 reviews)
Cons
"Decision making"(in 148 reviews)
"Long working hours"(in 144 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 Employee - Marketing Director

I have been working at Unilever full-time for more than 10 years

Pros

purpose driven, learning & development, career advancement trajectory

Cons

nothing i can think of

Job Postings

GlaxoSmithKline has 883 more recently posted open jobs than Unilever.