Compare Novartis vs Sanofi BETA

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

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Sanofi

Employee Ratings

  • Novartis 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)
4.1
(based on 6831 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 6038 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Novartis employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Sanofi employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.9
Work-life balance
3.7
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.6
Senior Management
3.4
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.1
Novartis employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than Sanofi employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.7
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Novartis Ceo Vas Narasimhan
90%
90%Vas Narasimhan
Novartis employees rated their CEO Approval 5% higher than Sanofi employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Sanofi Ceo Paul Hudson
85%
85%Paul Hudson
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
86%
Novartis employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 8% higher than Sanofi employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
78%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
72%
Novartis employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 9% higher than Sanofi employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
63%

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, Novartis salaries averaged $6,309 higher than Sanofi.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Associate Director183 Salaries
$178,869/yr
Director131 Salaries
$216,923/yr
Scientist I71 Salaries
$107,039/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Associate Director104 Salaries
$168,307/yr
Director106 Salaries
$200,226/yr
Scientist87 Salaries
$115,371/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Novartis.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at Sanofi.
  • "Decision making" was the most mentioned Con at Novartis.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Sanofi.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 238 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 201 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 325 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 264 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Decision making"(in 69 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 53 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 120 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 105 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great company"Aug 11, 2022

Current Employee - Senior Scientist

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

Pros

Great company culture in terms of inclusion and transparency

Cons

I could not think of anything. Love it.

Current Employee - Sr associate scientist

I have been working at Sanofi full-time

Pros

Flexibility, good benefits, good work enviroment.

Cons

Better competitive salaries, better career growth development.

Job Postings

Novartis has 1,742 more recently posted open jobs than Sanofi.
Recent Jobs
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Recent Jobs
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