Compare Vertex Pharmaceuticals vs Commonwealth of Massachusetts BETA

See how Commonwealth of Massachusetts vs. Vertex Pharmaceuticals compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.
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Vertex Pharmaceuticals

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 328 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 396 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.1
Career Opportunities
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Work-life balance
3.7
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
3.4
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Culture & Values
3.5
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Vertex Pharmaceuticals Ceo Jeffrey Leiden, M.D., Ph.D
78%
78%Jeffrey Leiden, M.D., Ph.D
CEO Approval
Commonwealth of Massachusetts Ceo Charlie Baker
89%
89%Charlie Baker
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
57%
% Recommend to a friend
83%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
70%
Positive Business Outlook
57%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Associate Director28 Salaries
$160,195/yr
Research Scientist I29 Salaries
$103,940/yr
Manager16 Salaries
$104,510/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Legislative Aide18 Salaries
$39,133/yr
Investigator6 Salaries
$67,820/yr
Chief of Staff10 Salaries
$98,632/yr

What Employees Say

Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 30 reviews)
"Great people"(in 22 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 29 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 27 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 22 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 16 reviews)
Cons
"Low pay"(in 18 reviews)
"Private sector"(in 17 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Vertex Pharmaceuticals full-time for less than a year

Pros

Great corporate culture, amazing benefits with energetic and positive employees all focused on bettering the lives of patients.

Cons

The commute leaving the city can sometimes be annoying, but that’s to be expected leaving the Seaport district.

Current Employee - Administrative Assistant

I have been working at Commonwealth of Massachusetts full-time for more than a year

Pros

Work life balance is a priority

Cons

A lot of projects to manage

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