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 2 areas: Career Opportunities and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Illumina scored higher in 6 areas: Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Overall Rating.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 5347 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 888 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Career Opportunities
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
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
3.3
Senior Management
3.5
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.7
Culture & Values
4.0
Illumina employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than Qualcomm employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Qualcomm Ceo Steve Mollenkopf
79%
79%Steve Mollenkopf
CEO Approval
Illumina Ceo Francis deSouza
92%
92%Francis deSouza
Illumina employees rated their CEO Approval 13% higher than Qualcomm employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
79%
% Recommend to a friend
78%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
64%
Positive Business Outlook
70%
Illumina employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 6% higher than Qualcomm employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Qualcomm has 1,306 more total submitted salaries than Illumina.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Engineer142 Salaries
₹ 12,50,000/yr
Intern31 Salaries
₹ 26,137/mo
IT Engineer7 Salaries
₹ 11,35,384/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Software Engineer1 Salaries
₹ 53,450/mo

What Employees Say

  • Qualcomm had 418 more reviews than Illumina that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • Qualcomm had 474 more reviews than Illumina that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 495 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 360 reviews)
Pros
"Fast paced"(in 84 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 77 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 542 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 162 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 68 reviews)
"Fast paced"(in 62 reviews)
Featured Review
"Very good"8 May 2020

Former Employee - Engineer

I worked at Qualcomm full-time

Pros

learning opportunity while working on innovative designs

Cons

better chance of long term growth in US

Former Intern - Anonymous Intern

I worked at Illumina

Pros

Great work life balance, amazing people

Cons

No possibility of conversion to full time

Advice to Management

Put more efforts into retaining talent, rather than hiring contractors and interns to do the work

Job Postings

Qualcomm has 559 more recently posted open jobs than Illumina.