Compare Pfizer vs Gilead Sciences BETA

See how working at Pfizer vs. Gilead Sciences 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 Pfizer vs. Gilead Sciences. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
Pfizer company icon

Pfizer

Gilead Sciences company icon

Gilead Sciences

Employee Ratings

  • Pfizer scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Gilead Sciences scored higher in 1 area: Compensation & Benefits.
  • Both tied in 1 area: CEO Approval.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 3583 reviews)
Pfizer employees rated their Overall Rating 0.6 higher than Gilead Sciences employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 818 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Pfizer employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.5 higher than Gilead Sciences employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.9
Pfizer employees rated their Work-life balance 0.8 higher than Gilead Sciences employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.1
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.5
Pfizer employees rated their Senior Management 0.6 higher than Gilead Sciences employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.9
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
Pfizer employees rated their Culture & Values 0.6 higher than Gilead Sciences employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.3
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Pfizer Ceo Albert Bourla
89%
89%Albert Bourla
CEO Approval
Gilead Sciences Ceo Daniel O’Day
89%
89%Daniel O’Day
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
83%
Pfizer employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 22% higher than Gilead Sciences employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
61%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
65%
Pfizer employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 14% higher than Gilead Sciences employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
51%

Salaries

Pfizer has 2,423 more total submitted salaries than Gilead Sciences.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Scientist281 Salaries
$111,141/yr
Director155 Salaries
$185,603/yr
Intern73 Salaries
$20/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Statistical Programmer201 Salaries
$117,273/yr
Senior Manager39 Salaries
$166,046/yr
Associate Director37 Salaries
$190,473/yr

What Employees Say

  • Pfizer had 171 more reviews than Gilead Sciences that mentioned "Good benefits" as a Pro.
  • Gilead Sciences had 16 more reviews than Pfizer that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 270 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 220 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 60 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 49 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 116 reviews)
"Job security"(in 62 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 132 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 40 reviews)
Featured Review
"Awesome Company"Oct 30, 2019

Current Employee - Scientist

I have been working at Pfizer full-time

Pros

Work life balance is great

Cons

As with all pharma companies, there is a lot of bureaucracy.

"Sr CTMA"Jan 7, 2020

Current Employee - Président/Directeur Financier

I have been working at Gilead Sciences full-time for less than a year

Pros

Awesome Team Building Spirit

Cons

Not much transparency in contractors conversions to FTEs.

Job Postings

Pfizer has 1,102 more recently posted open jobs than Gilead Sciences.