Compare Qualcomm vs Illumina BETA

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

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Illumina

Employee Ratings

  • Qualcomm scored higher in 3 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Illumina scored higher in 4 areas: Work-life balance, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Compensation & Benefits and Senior Management.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 5507 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 924 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.9
Qualcomm employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Illumina employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.5
Work-life balance
3.9
Illumina employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than Qualcomm employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Senior Management
3.4
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Culture & Values
4.0
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Qualcomm Ceo Steve Mollenkopf
84%
84%Steve Mollenkopf
CEO Approval
Illumina Ceo Francis deSouza
91%
91%Francis deSouza
Illumina employees rated their CEO Approval 7% higher than Qualcomm employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
80%
Qualcomm employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 4% higher than Illumina employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
76%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
70%
Positive Business Outlook
72%

Salaries

Qualcomm has 7 more total submitted salaries than Illumina.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Engineer6 Salaries
S$4,511/mo
Intern2 Salaries
S$1,100/mo
Process Technician1 Salaries
S$2,700/mo
Salaries for similar jobs
QC Analyst2 Salaries
S$3,150/mo
Intern2 Salaries
S$1,000/mo
Manufacturing Technician1 Salaries
S$1,900/mo

What Employees Say

  • Qualcomm had 428 more reviews than Illumina that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • Qualcomm had 498 more reviews than Illumina that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 505 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 365 reviews)
Pros
"Fast paced"(in 84 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 77 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 567 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 208 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 69 reviews)
"Fast paced"(in 63 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Process Integration Engineer

I worked at Qualcomm full-time for more than a year

Pros

Good salary and self improvement plans

Cons

Segregated workflow and weak middle management

Advice to Management

Understand your employees

Current Employee - Senior Engineer

I have been working at Illumina full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Innovative and Open Culture that brings the best of the employees.

Cons

Constant changes will multiple priorities and outlook.

Job Postings

Qualcomm has 878 more recently posted open jobs than Illumina.