Compare Parexel vs Shire BETA

See how Shire vs. Parexel compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.2
(based on 368 reviews)
2.9
(based on 1028 reviews)
Career Opportunities
2.8
2.8
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
3.6
Work-life balance
3.3
3.1
Senior Management
2.9
2.4
Culture & Values
3.2
2.7
CEO Approval
Parexel Ceo Jamie Macdonald
86%Jamie Macdonald
Shire Ceo Flemming Ornskov, MD
30%Flemming Ornskov, MD
% Recommend to a friend
52%
47%
Positive Business Outlook
31%
28%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Associate Director13 Salaries
$150,749/yr
Clinical Monitoring Associate49 Salaries
$55,217/yr
Project Manager38 Salaries
$85,078/yr
Associate Director78 Salaries
$157,088/yr
Senior Scientist13 Salaries
$125,968/yr
Project Manager13 Salaries
$117,238/yr

What Employees Say

Pros
"Work life balance"(in 154 reviews)
"Work from home"(in 118 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 85 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 62 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 72 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 40 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 42 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 34 reviews)
Featured Review
"SDSS"May 31, 2019

Former Employee - Senior Drug Safety Specialist

I worked at Parexel full-time for more than 8 years

Pros

Best work culture and work life balance

Cons

None actually, however benefits and compensation can be improved

Advice to Management

Just keep doing the good work

Former Employee - Senior Coordinator

I worked at Shire full-time for less than a year

Pros

It is a nice place to work with good environment, great benefits

Cons

As a big company it has too many levels in hierarchy

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