Compare Medtronic vs Boston Scientific BETA

See how working at Medtronic vs. Boston Scientific 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 Medtronic vs. Boston Scientific. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Medtronic

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Boston Scientific

Employee Ratings

  • Boston Scientific scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, 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 4434 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.3
(based on 2137 reviews)
Boston Scientific employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Medtronic employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Career Opportunities
4.0
Boston Scientific employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than Medtronic employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.6
Work-life balance
4.0
Boston Scientific employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than Medtronic employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Senior Management
4.0
Boston Scientific employees rated their Senior Management 0.6 higher than Medtronic employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
Culture & Values
4.2
Boston Scientific employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than Medtronic employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Medtronic Ceo Omar S. Ishrak
92%
92%Omar S. Ishrak
CEO Approval
Boston Scientific Ceo Michael F. Mahoney
98%
98%Michael F. Mahoney
Boston Scientific employees rated their CEO Approval 6% higher than Medtronic employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
82%
% Recommend to a friend
89%
Boston Scientific employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 7% higher than Medtronic employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
72%
Positive Business Outlook
76%
Boston Scientific employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 4% higher than Medtronic employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, Medtronic salaries averaged $24,863 higher than Boston Scientific.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Quality Engineer174 Salaries
$86,294/yr
Senior R&D Engineer124 Salaries
$108,763/yr
DTA49 Salaries
$59,875/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Quality Engineer183 Salaries
$81,374/yr
Senior R&D Engineer112 Salaries
$98,946/yr
Intern - Hourly71 Salaries
$23/hr

What Employees Say

  • Medtronic had 88 more reviews than Boston Scientific that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • Medtronic had 134 more reviews than Boston Scientific that mentioned "Good benefits" as a Pro.
  • Medtronic had 85 more reviews than Boston Scientific that mentioned "Large company" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 280 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 243 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 192 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 109 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Large company"(in 119 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 91 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 74 reviews)
"Large company"(in 34 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Senior Human Factors Design Engineer

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

Pros

Tons of room for growth, every employee gets an annual bonus, above average salaries, rewarding work, they want to help you succeed

Cons

Each business unit has their own process, which makes it difficult to stay consistent across the entire company.

"Good"Mar 4, 2021

Former Contractor - Consumer Service Representative

I worked at Boston Scientific

Pros

good company to work for

Cons

nothing it was a great company to work for

Job Postings

Boston Scientific has 661 more recently posted open jobs than Medtronic.